Dan Andrei Aldea

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Dan Andrei Aldea
Birth name Dan Andrei Vladimir Aldea
Born (1950-03-09) March 9, 1950 (age 67)
Bucharest, Romania
Genres Rock
Occupation(s) Singer, composer
Instruments Guitar, violin, keyboard, bass, harmonica
Associated acts Sfinx

Dan Andrei Aldea (born 9 March 1950 in Bucharest) is a Romanian rock multi-instrumentalist (guitars, violin and keyboards, mainly) and vocalist, best known for his work with the band Sfinx, but also for his solo career.

He graduated from the Music Academy in Bucharest, and is known as one of the best rock guitar players from Romania.[1] Aldea has lived in Germany since 1981, after defecting. Just before defecting, he had played for several months in a night club in Belgium with his band Sfinx.[2]

Along with Dorin Liviu Zaharia, he composed the music for the movie Nunta de piatră ("The Stone Wedding").[3]


  • Caraman Fotea, Daniela și Nicolau, Cristian (1999). Dicționar rock, pop, folk, pp. 18-19, 437-439. Editura Humanitas, București. ISBN 973-28-0910-8
  • Ionescu, Doru (2005). Timpul chitarelor electrice. Jurnal de călătorie în arhiva TVR, ediția 1, Editura Humanitas Educational, București. ISBN 973-689-063-5
  • Stratone, Nelu. Interview with Dan Aldea, published in „Art&Roll” (2002)
  1. ^ "DAN ANDREI ALDEA" (in Romanian). Retrieved December 24, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Muzica anilor `70-`80" (in Romanian). Archived from the original on July 27, 2014. Retrieved December 24, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Dan Andrei Aldea". IMDB. Retrieved 4 December 2011.