Pavel Zemek

Portrait of the composer Pavel Zemek. Listen to an excerpt on Bandcamp. Would you like to get this CD? Send us an e-mail. (*1957) Pavel Zemek (legal name Pavel Novák) is one of the few composers of whom we can say with certainty that he is marked by an exceptional degree of originality. For years, he … Read more

Petr Cígler

Portrait of the composer Petr Cígler. Listen to an excerpt on Bandcamp. Would you like to get this CD? Send us an e-mail. (*1978) Petr Cígler is a composer, horn player, and chemist. Though he has no formal education in composition, he has devoted himself to it in collaboration with performers and festivals. For him, music … Read more

Miroslav Pudlák

Portrait of the composer Miroslav Pudlák. Listen to an excerpt on Bandcamp. Would you like to get this CD? Send us an e-mail. (*1961) CD 1. Intonarumori Concerto (2018) ….. 19:07 Opening Performance Orchestra – intonarumori, BERG Orchestra conducted by Peter Vrábel 2. Nocturne (1999) ….. 7:21 Lenka Šimková – flute, Kamil Doležal – clarinet, Zdeňka Pelikánová – … Read more

Slavomír Hořínka

Portrait of the composer Slavomír Hořínka. Listen to an excerpt on Bandcamp. Would you like to get this CD? Send us an e-mail. (*1980) A composer who works and lives in Prague with his wife and four children. His music is focused primarily on a reduction of means and transparency of structure. He often uses melodic lines, … Read more

Vít Zouhar

Portrait of the composer Vít Zouhar. Listen to an excerpt on Bandcamp. Would you like to get this CD? Send us an e-mail.   (*1966)   A Czech composer and musicologist who lectures at the PalackýUniversity in Olomouc. He studied composition at JAMU and the Hochschule für Musik und darstellende Kunst Graz and musicology at the Masaryk … Read more

Ivo Medek

Portrait of the composer Ivo Medek. Listen to an excerpt on Bandcamp. Would you like to get this CD? Send us an e-mail. (*1956) Ivo Medek has created more than 50 orchestral, chamber and electro-acousticcompositions, including five operas and feature-length multimedia projects. A numberof his works have been performed on prominent stages and at festivals in Europe, America … Read more

Petr Kotík

Portrait of the composer Petr Kotík. Listen to an excerpt on Bandcamp. Would you like to get this CD? Send us an e-mail.   (*1942)   The composer, conductor and flutist Petr Kotík was educated in Prague and Vienna. In 1961, while at the Prague Conservatory, he founded the ensemble Musica viva pragensis (with which he performed until … Read more

Ivana Loudová

Portrait of the composer Ivana Loudová. Listen to an excerpt on Bandcamp. Would you like to get this CD? Send us an e-mail.  (*1941) Ivana Loudová studied composition at the Prague Conservatory with Miloslav Kabeláč and at the Faculty of Music of the Academy of Performing arts (HAMU) with Emil Hlobil, where she continued as a postgraduate, again with Kabeláč. … Read more

Michal Rataj

Portrait of the composer Michal Rataj. Listen to an excerpt on Bandcamp. Would you like to get this CD? Send us an e-mail. (*1975) The composer, producer and pedagogue Michal Rataj graduated in musicology from the Faculty of Arts of Charles University (1999) and in composition from the Music Faculty of the Academy of Performing Arts in … Read more

Jiří Kadeřábek

Portrait of the composer Jiří Kadeřábek. Listen to an excerpt on Bandcamp. Would you like to get this CD? Send us an e-mail. (*1978) Jiří Kadeřábek was born in Zlín, Czech Republic into an arts-loving family. At the beginning, he was also significantly influenced by the strong and living Moravian folk tradition. He played, sang and, later … Read more