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Nicolae Furdui Iancu

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Nicolae Furdui Iancu



Place and date of birth

Sohodol – Poiana, Alba County, Romania/ 26.10.1955

  • Pedagogic High School – Abrud, Alba County
  • Pedagogic Institute – Oradea
  • Faculty of Psychology and Social Assistance, University of the West – Timi?oara
Artistic Activity

Setting up the Folkloric Instrumental Group “Crai Nou” in 1987


  • In Romania
    • TV shows: “Folkloric Treasure”, “A Folkloric Star”, produced by the Romanian Television
    • Other entertainment and folkloric TV shows at different TV and radio stations
    • Festivals: The Golden Stag Festival – Bra?ov, The Festival of Romanian Folk Song and Dance” – Mamaia, Callatis Festival – Mangalia
    • Award Galas in different fields like art, culture,  science, sport
    • Days of  various cities
    • National festivities like Romania National Day and the Union of RomanianPrincipalities
    • Traditional fairs and holidays
  • Abroad
    • concert tours in USA, Canada, Europe, Korea
    • performances within the programme “Romanian Ambassadors”, in all the capitals and cities crossed by the Danube
    • performances for the Romanian communities abroad: Germany, Austria, Italy, Spain, Serbia, Moldavia, Canada and USA
Discography and films
  • All the albums were recorded at “Electrecord”, in collaboration with the  Romanian Radio –Television and include: historic songs and carols, dance and holiday songs from Motzilor Country, romantic songs
  • Performing in the documentary musical movie “From the Motzilor Country “, and in the TV  musical“The Violin and My Voice” together with “Crai Nou” Group

Critical Bibliography

  • Articles in the central and local press
  • Personalities dictionaries: “The Guide of Personalities from Alba County “- 2003, “The First Dictionary Without an End”- 2004, “Meeting with Kings and Queens”- 2005
  • 1st place – national phase “Festival of Student Art”- 1977 and 1978
  • 1st place at “The Danube Star” Festival – Galati 1985
  • 1st place at “The Flower in the Garden” TV contest - 1986
  • 1st place at “The Golden Violet” Zakopane – Poland 1991

Other awards and diplomas

  • Great Officer for “Performance Art” for the entire activity , offered by the President of Romania on the 7th of  February 2004
  • The Diploma “10 for Romania” – the best singer -2007
  • The Award “The Most Beloved Traditional Music Singer in Romania” at the TV show “Surprises, Surprises”, produced by the Romanian Television in 2003
  • The Prise “Romania International” for promoting historic songs- 2003
  • Excellence Prise for the Folkloric Group Crai Nou, awarded by Radio “Villages Antenna”- 2003
  • Exellence Diploma for the role played within the Romanian Television (TVR), awarded with the occasion of the TVR Jubileum (50 years)- 2006
  • The award of the Union of Music Editors and Producers from Romania - 1994
  • Ethnos Award – 1999
  • Diploma as the Citizen of Honour of Bucharest – 1st of December 2001
  • Excellence Diploma for the most appreciated representative of Alba County, offered by Alba Country Prefecture
  • Membership Diploma for the Traditional Arts Academy  of Romania
  • Appreciation diplomas from various cities in Romania: Pitesti, Timisoara, Bistrita, Nasaud, Medgidia, Tulcea etc
  • Appreciation certificate offered by the Romanian Consulate in Atlanta – Georgia (USA) – October 2001
  • Appreciation certificate for participating at “The April Spring Friendship Art Festival”, Korea -  1993
  • Honour Diploma offered by the Romanian Community from  Serbia -2007
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