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'Pan Pipe Concert'
Orchestras conducted by:
Radu Simion, Ionel Budistean and, Paraschiv Oprea
Label - Electrecord, Romania
'Radu Simion (born 1940 in the village Sefan cel Mare, Arges district) is one of the most gifted interpreters of the "nai" (pan pipe). He graduated from the Music School No. 1 in Bucharest as one of the most cherished pupil of the famous pan-pipe player
Fanica Luca, being afterwards a soloist of the Bucharest Folk Music Ensemble
Radu Simion played across the world revealing his remarkable talent in over 34
countries of four continents (Europe, America, Asia and Africa).
From the very beginning he distinguished himself in many concerts, festivals and artistic tours in Romania and abroad.
The extraordinary artistic activity carried on by Radu Simion was rewarded by numerous prizes and distinctions: the first prize at the Republican Festival of the music schools (1954), Laureate at the International Festival of Youth and Students in Helsinki,
Finland (1961), the first prize at the Festival in Bursa, Turkey (1965), the first prize at the Festival in Skoplje,
Yugoslavia (1966), the golden medal at the Festival in Cartagene,Tunisia (1967), the Golden Necklace in Dijon,
France (1967), the "Cultural Merit" medal first class
"...Radu Simion, a wonderful Pan-Pipe player, brings the superior note without doing any harm to the homogeneity of the whole..."
Le Progres, France
"...as far as the Pan-pipe is concerned this young musician has reached perfection..."
Le Monde, France
"Radu Simion amazes, impresses, fascinates..." Cumhurjiet,
Audio CD: Radu Simion - Pan Pipe Concert (EDC366)
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2. Hora de mana
3. Pe deasupra casei mele
4. Tarina de pe muntele Gaina
5. mugur, mugurel
6. Cuculet de la padure
7. Ca-n Banat
8. Doina Oltului
9. La Ciolpani, la crucea-nalta
10. Ma muncesc, puica, de-un an
11. Sarba de nai
12. Neica, ce dragoste avem
13. Sarba de la expozitie
14. Colea-n vale la fantana
15. Intrecere lautareasca
16. Suita moldoveneasca
17. Drag imi e sa fiu pe lume si Sarba
19. Suita din Banat
20 Hora ploii
21 Braul pe sase