Since January 2019, the German-born Romanian Valentin Radutiu has been the 1st cello soloist at the Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin. During EUROPALIA ROMANIA, he will perform captivating renditions of Johannes Brahms’ Cello Sonata No.1 and Georges Enescu’s Sonata for Cello and Piano, as well as other stunning oeuvres. Accompanied by the renowned piano talent, Per Rundberg (°1971), the sounds of Radutiu’s strings take the audience on an extraordinary musical journey.
Cellist Valentin Radutiu (°1986) was born in Munich and received his first cello lessons from Romanian his father at the age of six. He later studied in Salzburg, Vienna, and Berlin. Valentin has won many national and international competitions and in 2011, he was awarded the Music Prize of German Business, one of the most important prizes for up-and-coming young musicians in Germany.