Press Accreditation for "George Enescu" Festival 2013

The 21st Edition of the George Enescu International Festival will take place between 1st and 28th of September. 

Mandated journalists are granted access to the Festival’s events only with Press Badge attesting valid accreditation. In order to obtain a Press Accreditation, the journalists are asked to submit their request via e-mail at with the following information: 

  • Name
  • Publication Name 
  • ID 
  • email address
  • Personal phone number and the Editorial Office phone number

The submissions deadline is July 15th, 2013. Accreditations will be confirmed individually via e-mail by the Press Office and are granted each time for one person.

150 Cultural Events

Over 150 cultural events will take place in Bucharest and other Romanian cities (Arad, Bacău, Braşov, Cluj, Iași, Oradea, Sibiu and Timișoara) during the Festival.

The Festival is an international reference on the classical music festival circuit and it marks Bucharest down on the great orchestras' and famous international artists' agendas.

The Festival offers an unique cultural mix - worldwide notorious orchestras and artists who interpret in Romania not only Enescu, but other famous composers as well (such as Wagner, Verdi and Britten, who are commemorated this year); also, a magical encounter between classical music and the newest trends in contemporary music and ballet.

Press Releases

Enescu Festival Season Tickets Go On Sale January 15th

January 13, 2015 09:00

The Season Tickets for the 22nd Edition of the George Enescu International Festival (Bucharest, August 30 – September 20, 2015) will go on sale on January 15, at 10:00 a.m., through Eventim network...

Who creates Enescu’s country? We do!

September 13, 2013 13:50

Exhibition event in The Creative Bucharest Project, a part of George Enescu Festival: „Who creates Enescu’s country? We do!”. The organizers call all those who love Enescu Festival to mount togethe...

Festival of Ideas. A Conversation with Ioan Holender

September 11, 2013 13:30

The artistic director of the International Festival "George Enescu", Ioan Holender will attend to the second conference on culture and identity, organized by the ASPEN Institute Romania, non- polit...

Mezzo-soprano Viorica Cortez comes to Bucharest

September 11, 2013 12:08

The famous artists will be present in Bucharest on September 18 at 18.00 at Artmark galleries for participating to the launch of "Cortez" by Marius Constantinescu. At that event will speak: Dan C. ...

Live broadcasting schedule

September 02, 2013 11:53

Lovers of romanian and foreign music who didn't have time to buy tickets for The Great Hall of the Palace and The Athenaeum' concerts can watch them live, both on TV (many of the concerts are broad...

The special app for Android and Apple was launched

August 30, 2013 14:18

'George Enescu Festival' app is free for smartphones and is available starting with 30th of August for Android platforms and with 31st of August for Apple. The application was designed to help Enes...

Daniel Barenboim holds an extraordinary press conference

August 29, 2013 14:11

The conductor Daniel Barenboim will hold an extraordinary press conference on Saturday, 31st August 2013, starting at 7 o’clock. Daniel Barenboim is the conductor of the opening concert of the Inte...

We have opened the new Festival Press Office

August 26, 2013 10:27

The Press Office of the Festival will operate within the Palace Hall B Hall (1st floor, on the right), from 26 August 2013 until 28 September 2013 inclusive. The access for the journalists is free....

The legendary pianist Evgeny Kissin comes to Bucharest

August 23, 2013 13:11

In one month, on 23rd of September, starting at 5 o’clock, on the Romanian Athenaeum stage the legendary pianist Evgeny Kissin will hold the first recital from the Enescu Festival. In the night sch...

A royal by Wagner begins at Enescu Festival

August 19, 2013 14:58

„George Enescu"Festival celebrates Wagner year with the premiere of tetralogy „The Ring of the nibelungs” interpretation of Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin, conducted by Marek Janowski. On Sept...

Press Release - Government of Romania

April 29, 2013 09:58

The Ministry of Culture and the Organizing Committee of the International Festival and Competition "George Enescu" reviewed the proposed budget by the Government through the Ministry of Culture and...