Press Conference RomaniaOpen Air Concert, June 13th, 2015
On March 12, 2015 André was in Bucharest again, for promotion and preparation of the concerts. Among his guests: George Zamfir, a Romanian pan flute master, the children of the Comic Opera, and in the video clip: presenter Andreea Berecleanu. In this video clip Andre announced the 7th concert in Bucharest!!! Lipscani is a street in Bucharest.Watch the video below.
FAN PICNIC in BucharestRodica Trasca is organising a fan gathering in Bucharest, on Saturday June 13th from 12 to 2 PM in Izvor Park, near the Playground which looks like a castle!Facing the big palace (parliament building) on the Constitution Square (where the concerts will take place), you may find Izvor Park on the right side of the palace. Check the map below.
On the picture below you see the children’s playground which looks like a castle, in the Izvor Park in the center of Bucharest. Meet the fans here, on Saturday June 13th 2015. From 12 to 2 PM.Bring your own lunch and drinks.
On December 9th 2014 André gave a press conference in Bucharest, the capital of Romania. He announced an open air concert in Bucharest, on the big square (Piata Constitutiei: Constitution Square) to take place on Saturday June 13, 2015. Our dear Romanian friend Rodica Trasca attended the press conference. Within three hours the concert was sold out (12,500 seats!). Next two more concerts were announced for Friday June 12 and Sunday June 14, which sold out within 1 day!! So a fourth and a fifth concert was announced for Thursday June 11 and Sat. June 6. How spectacular!!! In 2015 two more concerts were added for Fri. June 5 and Sun. June 7.
January 29th 2015:Sixth and seventh open air concert announced in Romania: for Sunday June 7, and Fri. June 5, Constitution Square, Bucharest.
Constitution Square, also known as Palace Square, is one of the largest squares in the center of Bucharest. Yearly the Mayor of Bucharest organizes the New Year’s Party here.Earlier there have been concerts by Elton John, Shakira, Sting, Bon Jovi, Lady Gaga, Leonard Cohen.Romanian newspaper December 11, 2014: Famous Dutch violinist André Rieu probably broke the record for best-selling concert in Romania and in just one day announced not one, but two new concerts in Bucharest, after tickets for his first concert had sold out in less than three hours. André Rieu, who is also known as “The King of Waltz” personally came to Bucharest on Tuesday December 9 to announce the first concert he and his Johann Strauss Orchestra will perform in Romania, on June 13, on Piata Constitutiei, Bucharest.Tickets for the concert started selling on the ticketing platform on Wednesday Dec.10, at 9:00, and by 12:00 all the 12,500 tickets had been sold, which makes this the fastest selling André Rieu event ever.Then, at 13:00, the organizers announced a second concert, on Friday June 12. Tickets for the second concert also sold out in a few hours.With 23,000 tickets already sold in just about seven hours, André Rieu announced a third concert in Bucharest, for Sunday June 14. By the time this article was published (December 10, at 19:30), half of the third concert had already been sold, according to real-time information available on eventim.ro. This means the third concert will also be sold-out. A fourth and a fifth concert were announced for Thurs. June 11 and Sat. June 6. Click HERE for an article in the Harmony Parlor.
Photo: Rodica and family, fan picnic 2013, City Park in Maastricht.Click HERE to go to the page about the Bucharest concerts.