The Radio Symphony Orchestra on August 20, 1962, gave its first concert under the direction of Mustafa Krantes. As it is known, Radio-Tirana had its Symphony Orchestra since 1944. Three days after the liberation of the country, she gave the first concert with radio soloists, Tefta Tashko, Marie Kraja, Kristaq Antoniu and others. With the creation of the National Theater, the orchestra moved to his administration and later, in the composition of the State Philharmonic and the Theater of Opera and Ballet. The inauguration and birthday of the second Radio Symphony Orchestra, is August 20, 1962.