DRUMUL TABEREI PARK / CRÂNGAȘI PARK, March 31 2012
BUCHAREST SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Bucharest Symphony Orchestra adheres to the movement “let the Earth breathe”, joining the City Hall of the District 6 – Bucharest that joined the cause of the international campaign “Earth Hour”.
The mayor of the District 6 of Bucharest, Cristian Constantin Poteraş, European Cultural Center District 6 and Philson Young Association, joining the promoter of the “Earth Hour” in Romania – Reinvent Consulting, invites you on the day of Saturday, March 31, 2012, starting with 08.00 pm, in the Drumul Taberei and Crângaşi Parks at the two concerts performed by the Bucharest Symphony Orchestra musicians. W. A. Mozart, J. Brahms, D. Schostakovich, J. Strauss, G. Puccini, G. Verdi and G. Dinicu won’t be missing from the program.
Earth Hour is a worldwide event that is held on the last Saturday of March annually, encouraging households and businesses to turn off their non-essential lights for one hour to raise awareness about the need to take action on climate change. Earth Hour was conceived by WWF and The Sydney Morning Herald in 2007, when 2.2 million residents of Sydney participated by turning off all non-essential lights. Following Sydney’s lead, many other cities around the world adopted the event in 2008. Earth Hour 2012 will take place on March 31, 2012 from 8:30p.m. to 9:30p.m., at participant’s local time.
On the entire duration of the concerts, the lights will be switched off and the artists will perform unplugged, reading the music scores at the candles, torches and lampions light.