Zubin Mehta, Daniel Barenboim and Vadim Repin are among the artists who confirmed they participation at the George Enescu festival in 2011, organizers declared on Wednesday.

The event will take place in Bucharest from September 1 to the 25th. Culture ministry will contribute to the 2011 budget of the festival with 34 million lei. Culture minister Kelemen Hunor said without sponsors, the event would not have taken place.