Adrian Ivanițchi

Adrian Ivanițchi
Background information
Birth name Adrian Ivaniţchi
Born (1947-09-15)September 15, 1947
Sighişoara, Romania
Genres Rock, folk
Occupation(s) Singer
Instruments Guitar
Years active 1965-present

Adrian Ivaniţchi (born on September 15, 1947 in Sighişoara, Romania) is a Romanian folk musician and guitarist. He was one of the founding members of Coral, one of the first Romanian beat music groups. He played with several popular Romanian pop/rock groups in the 1960s, including Sideral and Sfinx.[1]

In his hometown, Sighişoara, he started 2 bands, called Melody and Tarabostes in the late 1960- early 1970s. In 1982 he started a band called Bastion.[2]

He was a founding member of the Agora poetry and music circle in Sighişoara in the 1970s.[3] Chief organizer of the Sighişoara Folk Festival held in 1974.

Director of the Inter-ethnic Youth Center in Sighişoara, and one of the organizers of the ProEtnica festivals held annually in Sighişoara.[4]

In 2002 he issued a CD called Amintirea paradisului.[5]


  1. "Omul zilei" (in Romanian). Retrieved 16 October 2016.
  2. "Oamenii buni ai muzicii folk" (in Romanian). Retrieved December 24, 2013.
  3. "Adrian Ivanitchi, invitat special la cea de a doua intrunire a cenaclului "Ioan Slavici"" (in Romanian). Retrieved December 24, 2013.
  4. "ProEtnica 2006 de 10 zile" (in Romanian). Retrieved December 24, 2013.
  5. "Seara folk cu Adrian Ivanitchi in Clubul Presei" (in Romanian). Retrieved December 24, 2013.

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