The first foreign chief conductor in the history of the famous Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, Slovak musician Peter Feranec will conduct the concert of the National Radio Orchestra this Friday, March 13, at 19.00 at the Radio Hall (Sala Radio) in Bucharest. The evening program includes Beethoven’s Concerto in D Major for Violin and Orchestra and Rachmaninov’s Symphony No. 2.

Throughout his career, Peter Feranec has been Main Guest Conductor of the St. Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra, chief conductor of the Slovak National Theatre in Bratislava, guest conductor of the Czech National Theatre in Prague, chief conductor and music director of the Mikhailovsky Theatre in St. Petersburg. After the debut on the stage of the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow with the Wedding of Figaro by Mozart, Peter Feranec was appointed successor of Alexander Lazarev, becoming the first foreign chief conductor in the history of the institution.

Soloist at the concert on March 13 will be young violinist Ioana Cristina Goicea, awarded in September 2013, at the age of 20, with the first prize at the international competition Johannes Brahms (Pörtschach, Austria). Following a competition organized in February 2013 by the Deutsche Stiftung Foundation Musikleben in Hamburg, the violinist won the right to play the Giambattista Guadagnini violin, made in 1761 in Parma.

Tickets can be purchased at the prices of RON 20, 25 and 30 online on www.bilete.ro, in Inmedio shops marked with the Bilete.ro, in Germanos shops, at the Sala Radio ticket office and in the Romanian Post offices.