Mircea Baniciu

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Mircea Baniciu
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Background information
Born (1949-07-31) 31 July 1949 (age 66)
Timişoara, Romania
Genres Folk-Rock, Hard Rock
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments Guitar, vocals
Years active 1970–present
Associated acts Phoenix, Pasarea Colibri

Mircea Baniciu (Romanian pronunciation: [ˈmirt͡ʃe̯a baˈnit͡ʃju]; born 31 July 1949 in Timişoara) is a Romanian musician. He plays with the bands Transsylvania Phoenix and Pasărea Colibri.

While playing with Phoenix, Mircea Baniciu also earned a BA in architecture.[1] Baniciu is not married and has two children: Ana and Victor.[2]

Discography[edit]

  • Mircea Baniciu EP (1979)
  • Tristeți provinciale (1980)
  • Ploaia (1984)
  • Secunda 1 (1988)
  • Secunda 2 (1992)
  • Esarfa (Best Of) Vol. 1 (2008)

with Phoenix (see Transsylvania Phoenix):

  • Cei ce ne-au dat nume (1972)
  • Meșterul Manole EP (1973)
  • Mugur de fluier (1974)
  • Cantafabule (1975)
  • Timișoara (1992)
  • Anniversare 35 (1997)
  • Baba Novak (2005)

with Pasărea Colibri:

  • În căutarea cuibului pierdut (1995)
  • Ciripituri (1997)
  • Cântece de bivuac (1999)
  • Înca 2000 de ani (2002)
  • 10 ani vol. 1+2 (2003)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ramona Vintilă (31 July 2007). ""Astăzi e ziua ta..." : Mircea Baniciu" (in Romanian). Jurnalul Național. Retrieved 2012-04-28. 
  2. ^ Alice Năstase (25 June 2007). "Mircea Baniciu: Daca tata m-ar fi recunoscut si as fi purtat numele lui, m-as fi numit Cancev" (in Romanian). Revista Tango. Retrieved 2012-04-28. 

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