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List of notable or famous composers from Romania, with bios and photos, including the top composers born in Romania and even some popular composers who immigrated to Romania. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Romanian composers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These composers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known composer from Romania is included when available.

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This historic composers from Romania list can help answer the questions "Who are some Romanian composers of note?" and "Who are the most famous composers from Romania?" These prominent composers of Romania may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Romanian composers.

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Alexander Bălănescu is a Romanian violinist, and founder of the Balanescu Quartet. ...more

Age: 62

Birthplace: Bucharest, Romania

Profession: Film Score Composer, Composer, Violinist

Credits: Baby, The Way I Spent the End of the World, Eisenstein, The Class, Angels & Insects, + more

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Anca Parghel is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Composers from Romania
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Anca Parghel was a Romanian jazz artist, a singer who excelled in scat, improvisation and vocal percussion. She claimed to be a polyglot, speaking seven different languages, including English, German, Portuguese and her native Romanian. ...more

Age: Died at 51 (1957-2008)

Birthplace: Câmpulung Moldovenesc, Romania

Profession: Conductor, Arranger, Musician, Composer, Singer, + more

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Electric Brother is the working pseudonym for Cristian Ştefănescu, a composer, musician, disc jockey and advertising and multimedia producer from Bucharest, Romania. ...more

Profession: Musician, Disc jockey, Composer

Credits: Boogie, Visiting Room

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George Enescu is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Composers from Romania
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George Enescu was a Romanian composer, violinist, pianist, conductor, and teacher, regarded as one of the greatest composers of the 20th century and Romania's most important musician. ...more

Age: Died at 74 (1881-1955)

Birthplace: George Enescu, Botoșani, Romania

Profession: Conductor, Composer, Violinist

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