Romanian Presence in UK

fEAST Fest : Romanian Music Festival

The second edition of the loud and adrenaline-fuelled fEAST, the only showcase of Romanian alternative music in Britain, kicks off in October with a line-up of the most charismatic Romanian rock and electro groups: Gojira, Robin and The Backstabbers, Shadowbox, Moon Museum, Şuie Paparude, Coma, Byron, Phoenix, E.M.I.L., and The Blue Nipple Boy.

“Dangerous playing” – old school violin and piano record – initiative of violinist Bogdan Văcărescu

Romanian violonist Bogdan Văcărescu is preparing an album dedicated to almost forgotten violin and piano pieces. Among them, there are pieces such as “The Zephyr” composed by Jeno Hubay, as well as those by Dvorak, Brahms and Beethoven. Through this album, the artist wants to promote a special violin school that had as representatives personalities like George Enescu and Vasile Filip.

For more details regarding this project you can access: 

The George Enescu International Competition

The 15th edition of the George Enescu International Competition will be organized in 2016 and represents a special opportunity for young musicians worldwide to assert themselves. The competition is part of the prestigious „George Enescu” International Festival artistic framework, it is affiliated to the World Federation of International Music Competitions and serves as an international golden chance for young musicians.

The 11th Romanian Film Festival: BREAKING NEW GROUND


EDINBURGH Tuesday 16 December 2014 at 6.00pm

Filmhouse, 88 Lothian Rd, Edinburgh EH3 9BZ

Edinburgh Premiere: I AM AN OLD COMMUNIST HAG

The International Theological Conference

The important international conference organised by the Romanian theologian priest Dr. Liviu Barbu in honour of the Greek Orthodox theologian, His Grace Ioannis Zizioulas, Metropolitan of Pergam, took place on the 14th of June 2014, in Cambridge, United Kingdom.

The artist and designer Florin Dobre will showcase in London his newest collection ‘’Back to London with 62.2 Meters’’ , S/S 2015

  • Monday, 16th of June 2014, between 14.00-18.00 hours, the artist and designer Florin Dobre will showcase in London his newest collection ‘’Back to London with 62.2 Meters’’ , S/S  2015, in 5 different locations:

​​​- 14 : 00 – Bloomsbury Square

Masterpieces for Violin and Piano - 8 June 2014

Romanian virtuoso violinist Bogdan Vacarescu and Shetland-born pianist Neil Georgeson present a classical recital including works by Enescu, Ysaye, Wieniawsky and Sarasate. Bogdan is especially admired  for his interpretation of Bazzini’s The Round Of The Goblins, as well as pieces by Hubay and Kreisler.

A Night of Passion and Romance with Velvety-voiced Oana Cătălina Chițu

One of the Songlines Magazine top rated albums of 2013 was Romanian singer Oana Cătălina Chiţu’s 'Divine. Romanian songs from the repertoire of Maria Tănase', a touching musical homage to legendary Maria Tănase (1913-1963), also known as ”the Romanian Edith Piaf”.

Invitation to participate to the public works procurement procedure at the Consulate General of Romania in Manchester


The Consulate General of Romania in Manchester organises a public works procurement procedure - competitive negotiation - for fitting and refurbishing the premises situated at Abbey House, Booth Street, Manchester, M2 3LW (ground floor and first…

Scholarships offered by the Romanian Government to foreign citizens through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs


The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Romania has launched the applications procedure for 85 scholarships for under and post-graduate studies in Romania. Qualification criteria: 1.Foreign citizens coming from all the states of the world, except…