Electrecord probably should have called Five Centuries of German Music in Transylvania "Four Centuries of German Music in Transylvania," as the Bucharest Virtuosi skips the nineteenth century completely and spend most of its time in the eighteenth. However, the matronly, poorly controlled, and frequently sharp singing of soprano Georgeta Stoleriu disserves the piece considerably, and her poor pronunciation of German is not helpful to those who would want to understand what this curiosity is about, as no texts are included for the three pieces of vocal music here, not even the original texts in German.
Complete your The Bucharest Virtuosi conducted by Horia Andreescu collection.
5 Centuries German Music in Transylvania. Orchestra: Bucharest Virtuosi. Conductor: Horia Andreescu. Composer: Valentin Bakfark, Nicolao Schmall von Lebensdorf, Codex Caioni Anonymous, Daniel Speer, Johannes Jr Sartorius, et al. Audio CD (April 26, 2005). Hence the presence of a German community in Transylvania, and the influence of German culture.
Recitals and chamber music 2019. Horia Andreescu is Principal Conductor of the George Enescu Philharmonic Bucharest and develops a special relationship with the most important Romanian musical institution since his debut in 1987. Until 2010, for more than eighteen years, he was the Artistic Director and Chief Conductor of the Romanian Radio Orchestras and Choruses. During the 1980s and 1990s he was Permanent Guest Conductor of three leading German orchestras: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra, Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra, and Mecklenburg Staatskapelle Schwerin.
Founder of Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra of Bucharest, associate professor of the National University of Music Bucharest and former director of the Romanian Radio Orchestras, Horia Andreescu is currently Chief Conductor of the George Enescu Philharmonic in Bucharest. His studies at the University of Music in Bucharest (composer and conductor with exceptional teachers) at the Music Academy in Vienna (with Hans Swarowski and Karl Österreicher) and courses with Sergiu Celibidache are a solid conducting of its becoming
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