|George Enescu International Festival and Competition-Romania, 2017|
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Only few would imagine that since 1958 the romanian capital, Bucharest has played host to some of the most influential soloists and orchestras of the day. It is a tradition that continues in year 2013, as visitors can feast on 47 soloists, 36 orchestras, 10 operas and ballets, and 6 choirs along with 24 opuses from famed Romanian composer George Enescu. Performances take place in September 2017 at venues throughout the capital city. Britain's daily The Guardian exclaimed "The mighty Salzburg festival now has a rival."
With over 35 performances announced, the 2017 edition will be the biggest one yet.
There will be over 60 concerts, where the music from the 20th century represents a percentage of 60%.
Here are some of the highlights of the upcoming event:
Other celebrities join in as well, such as: the well known pianist Lang Lang, Jonas Kaufmann, Dmitry Hvorostovsky, Anne Sophie Mutter, Philippe Jaroussky, Thomas Hampson , and many many more.
Zubin Mehta, one of the world’s most famous conductors has accepted the invitation to be the honorary chairman of the George Enescu International Festival in 2017.
“I can’t wait to come bank to Romania, you have the most beautiful festival in the world and the most wonderful audience. Each musician feels so good here when looking to the audience and seeing the people’s smiles,” Zubin Mehta said. “I have accepted this proposal because it was one I couldn’t refuse,” he added.Click here for the Programme of the George Enescu festival
Our offer for your visit at this unique festival :
Transfer from & to airport,
3x Bed&Breakfast in 3*/4* or 5* Hotel in Bucharest,
1x Concert ticket,
visits at the museums in Bucharest
starting from only 329,- €/person