George Enescu Festival 2018
The 16th edition of the “George Enescu” International Competition brings to Bucharest between 1 and 23 September 270 young musicians from 39 countries, 22 of them being from Romania and the Republic of Moldova – a historical record, 60 years from the first edition of the Competition.
The young musicians taking part in the 2018 Enescu Competition will perform at the National University of Music in Bucharest – elimination Round I – and will then go on stage at the Romanian Athenaeum, giving recitals (Round II, Round III) and concerts with orchestra (Finals with Orchestra), to win the trophy in one of the three sections of the competition – Violin, Cello and Piano. For the Composition section, the winner will be announced on the closing night, on 23 September.
Extraordinary recitals and unique concerts are part of the programme of this edition of the Enescu Competition.