The best piano player and composer of modern times. Bogdan Ota, the NEW EUROPEAN SENSATION IS a leading name in contemporary music industry and one of the Romanian artists who had a spectacular evolution in the last years. He graduated from the ”G. Enescu” Art University in Ia?i and achieved success and had his geniality confirmed while winning the ”Norway Got Talent” competition. From his vast activity we mention: Signs in Norway a management contract with the record label Sony Music, the division of artistic representation Day 1 Entertainment. Writes the soundtrack of the film ”Sirenen”, a Norwegian production directed by Rino Hemstad Helliassen. Is invited to perform in one of the most popular TV talk shows in Romania, entitled “Daily Summary” and presented by Mihai Gâdea. Is invited to play at the Mangalia Festival (with an audience of 22.000 people) and on this particular occasion he is granted a star on the Mangalia Walk of Fame;On the 17th of September the Bogdan Ota Extraordinary Concert takes place in the Constitution Square in Bucharest. It is his first performance with the National Radio Orchestra and Choir (103 artists altogether on stange), conducted by the famous conductor Tiberiu Soare. On that night over 30,000 people gathered in front of the House of Parliament to enjoy Bogdan`s music. Bogdan Ota Extraordinary Concert takes place in Oslo, Norway. Bogdan Ota launches a project of New Age Symphonic called Nordic Sonata Orchestra in the ”Joseph Schmidt” Auditorium of the ”?tefan cel Mare” University in Suceava and on the TV Channel Antena 3.
Bogdan Ota Extraordinary Concert with the State Philharmonic Orchestra in Boto?ani and the Choir ”Anima Musicae”, conducted by Cristian Ora?anu
Official release, as a world premiere, in Boto?ani of his first album called ”Day of Wrath” (produced by Electrecord) on the stage of the ”Mihai Eminescu” theatre, in a total show of sound, light and special effects, together with Nordic Sonata Orchestra and the Choir ”Lira”. This red carpet event was appreciated by local mass-media as the mondenity of the year. On this occasion Bogdan Ota is granted the distinction of Honorary Citizen by the municipality of Boto?ani.
Bogdan Ota and Nordic Sonata Orchestra Extraordinary Concert ”Day of Wrath – The Revelation”, on the stage of the National Romanian Opera in Cluj-Napoca, a project supported on an exclusive basis by the notorious company EnergoBit. The show was a huge success, the venue ran fast out of seats as the audience was overwhelming. The sponsors from EnergoBit announced their intention to be future ambassadors of Bogdan Ota`s artistic projects, appreciated as ”worthy of Las Vegas”.
Bogdan Ota Extraordinary Concert at the Mandurah Performing Arts Centre, Perth, Australia
Bogdan Ota and Nordic Sonata Orchestra Extraordinary Concert ”Day of Wrath – The Revelation”, on the stage of Cinema Patria in Bucharest.
Bogdan Ota Extraordinary Concerts in Australia, for the second time: Elder Hall, University of Adelaide, Adelaide; Winthrop Hall, University of Western Australia, Perth; Union Theatre, University of Melbourne, Melbourne
Social activity: Bogdan Ota initiated a series of charitable concerts called “Art for the Soul”, supporting humanitarian causes related to children and medical institutions
Extraordinary Concert “United” on the stage of the Students' House of Culture in Iasi, a co-production of Bogdan Ota, Nordic Sonata Orchestra and the regional public television (TVR Iasi). Given the overwhelming ticket demand from the public, the artist performed on two consecutive days, the 26th and the 27th of February, in a fabulous atmosphere, highly emotionally loaded. After more than 10 years Bogdan Ota has returned to the city of his university studies. The themes presented in the show deal with spirituality, emotion, religion vs faith, strong love that lasts even beyond death. The artist's message to the audience was spiritual and optimistic: “Be happy! It's your only duty! By being happy you will change your lives. By changing your lives you will change the world. It is that simple!!!”
The series of charitable events initiated in 2013 continued with concerts supporting the Heart Institute of Cluj-Napoca, the Impulse Foundation in Ludus (protects children suffering from autism), the organisation Save the Children in Iasi and the Mures County Clinical Hospital
Extraordinary Concert “United” on the stage of the Brasov Philharmonic, a brilliant performance that brought together more than 100 musicians on stage and offered the public a 100% acoustic version of Bogdan's compositions
The series of “Piano by Candlelight” concerts covered special venues like the State Philharmonic in Oradea and Satu-Mare, the Synagogue in Bistrita and St. Michael's Church in Cluj-Napoca