FESTUM PRIMAVERAE (Spring Festival): LIVE concert atThe Romanian Radio Academic Choir celebrating 81 years of activity!
In March 2020, THE ROMANIAN RADIO ACADEMIC CHOIR, one of the most prestigious ensembles of this kind in Romania, was to present an extraordinary anniversary concert: 80 years of artistic activity. Due to pandemics, the event was canceled. On Friday, April 23rd (from 7 p.m), after more than a year of concert break, the Radio Romania ensemble returns to the stage!
Thesuggestively titled concert "FESTUM PRIMAVERAE" ("Spring Festival"), proposes a musical "rebirth", in an evening of music broadcast LIVE on the stage of the Radio Hall.
You will enjoy a concert conducted by CIPRIAN ȚUȚU, a concert which includes works with religious themes, from the Romanian and universal repertoire. The evening program brings together composers like Rossini - Quando corpus morietur (from Stabat Mater), Ralph Vaughan Williams - Missa in G minor, Poulenc - from the choral cycle 4 motets pourun temps de pénitence, Cornelia Tăutu (in memoriam) - Religious choral triptych, Marțian Negrea - Alleluia (from Requiemop.25), Grigore Cudalbu - Festum primaverae (fragment) etc.
You will be able to enjoy listening to the members of The Romanian Radio Academic Choir as soloists: Georgiana Simonov - soprano, Grazziela Frangulea - alto, Nicolae Simonov - tenor, Cristian Coandă - bass, Simona Săndulescu - organ, Carmen Săndulescu - piano and Liviu Ofițeru - bell/percussion
The concert will be broadcast LIVE - on all frequencies of Radio Romania Cultural and Radio Romania Music - in live streaming on the Internet, on the sites www.radioromaniacultural.ro and www.romania-muzical.ro, and on the pages of FACEBOOK Orchestras and Radio and Radio Romania Musical Choirs.
Translated by Gruia Alexandra,
University of Bucharest, Faculty of Foreign Languages and Literatures, MTTLC, year I
Corrected by Silvia Petrescu