born 18 April 1946, Rupea, Brasov
Cristian Mandeal is a Romanian musician, pianist and conductor, general director of the Philharmonic Orchestra „George Enescu” since 1991.
Mandeal began piano studies, composition and conducting at the Music Academy in Bucharest. It was later perfected in Berlin with Herbert von Karajan and in Munich, under the guidance of Sergiu Celibidache.
Richard Strauss – Burlesque Romanian Youth Orchestra, Piano: Oxana Corjos, Conductor Cristian Mandeal, Roma
He becomes permanent conductor of Philharmonic „Constantin Silvestri” in Targu Mures, Transylvania Philharmonic in Cluj and the Philharmonic Orchestra „George Enescu” in Bucharest.
George Enescu – Romanian Rhapsody N° 1