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Georges Enescu

Georges Enescu was the central figure bar none in the music and musical life of his homeland: as a violinist and cultural ambassador of his country, he performed as soloist and chamber musician on all the great stages of the world. As a composer,...  more

Symphony No. 1 in E-flat major op. 13

Camille Saint-Saëns

Camille Saint-Saëns (born on October 9th 1835 in Paris), who began his musical career as a piano prodigy, is regarded as one of the most important composers of French classicism. In France, his symphonic striving for a cool, technically perfect...  more

Concerto for violoncello and orchestra No. 1 in A minor, Opus 33

Nikolaj Rimskij-Korsakow

"Sheherazade", Opus 35


Valery Gergiev, conductor

Born in Moscow, Valery Gergiev initially studied conducting under Ilya Musin at the Leningrad Conservatory. While still a student, he won the Herbert von Karajan conducting competition in Berlin. In 1978, aged 24, Valery Gergiev became assistant...  more

Andrei Ioniță, cello

Cellist Andrei Ioniţă, born in 1994 in Bucharest, began taking piano lessons at the age of five and received his first cello lesson three years later. He studied under Ani-Marie Paladi at the Music School “Iosif Sava“ in Bucharest and is currently...  more