6 renowned European radio orchestras to attend RadiRo Festival 2016!
9 concerts in 9 days of festival, 6 prestigious European and Asian ensembles, 19 conductors and soloists who hold the headline of the international musical scene: this is how the name card of the RadiRo Festival 2016 looks like, featuring a spectacular mix of the classical, modern and contemporary repertoire. The honorary director of the festival will be Kristjan Järvi, principal conductor of the MDR Leipzig Radio Symphony Orchestra.
Organized by Radio Romania, the RadiRo Festival, which is the only international musical event exclusively dedicated to radio ensembles in Europe, will take place in Bucharest from September 23rd to October 1st, 2016.
The festival will showcase European and Asian symphony ensembles such as the Shenzhen Symphony Orchestra, the Norwegian Radio Symphony Orchestra, the MDR Radio Symphony Orchestra, the ORF Radio – Symphonie Orchester Wien, the BBC Concert Orchestra and, the host of the event, the Romanian Radio National Orchestra.
By means of their unique magical way of performing, which has won the wide acclaim from both critics and the audience, famous scores will take new life in the hands of violinists Gidon Kremer, Alexandru Tomescu and Gabriel Croitoru, pianists Stefano Bollani, Zhang Zuo, Vadym Kholodenko and Denis Kozhukhin, cellist Răzvan Suma, together with Tine Thing Helseth – trumpet and other soloists instrumentalists of the guest orchestras. Innovative approaches will come one after another under the baton of renowned conductors like Lin Daye, Miguel Harth-Bedoya, Cristian Măcelaru, Cornelius Meister, Leo Hussain, Barry Wordsworth and Kristjan Järvi.
Tickets and subscriptions to RadiRo 2016 will go on sale starting from June 15th 2016 and will be available on www.eventim.ro, in the Germanos, Orange, Vodafone, Domo, Carrefour stores, in the Cărtureşti and Humanitas book stores, in the OMV gas stations and at the Romanian Radio Hall box office.