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“The Archaeus is the only ensemble of its kind in Romania characterized by profound and continous labor.”

Costin Cazaban – Le Monde de la Musique - Paris 1991/07
“There are composers who make history, but it also appears that there are ensembles that make history exist too, at least judging by the achievements pf the Archaeus ensemble.”

Mihai Cosma – Actualitatea Muzicala – Bucharest 1998/02


Over 500 concerts; over 700 works in its repertory, belonging to almost 400 Romanina composers (George Enescu, Stefan Niculescu, Aurel Stroe, Octavian Nemescu, Liviu Danceanu, Dan Dediu, Doina Roateru, Calin Ioachimescu, Costin Miereanu, Horia Surianu, Violeta Dinescu, Ulpiu Vlad, etc.). It has performed in 22 countries (Austri , Albania, Bulgaria, The Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Ireland, Moldavia, Portugal, Russia, Spain, Serbia, Slovakia, Switzerland, Ucraine, U.S.A), in almost 100 towns.
Besides contemporary music, Arcaheus also plays Byzantine music, jazz, renaissance music, baroque, classic-romantique and modern music.
At the moment Archaeus exists within the Roamnian Youth National Centre of Art in Bucharest.
Also, Archaeus has recorded almost 30 CD’s, thousands of minutes of Radio and TV recordings and has recorded soundtracks for over 20 movies.