Online Lecturers


Richard Aaron

Richard Aaron

Cello

Richard L. Aaron presently serves as professor of cello at the University of Michigan, The Juilliard School and The Robert McDuffie Center for Strings. Previously he taught at the Cleveland Institute of Music and the New England Conservatory. Aaron has given master classes in Spain, Germany, France,...

Noah Bendix-Balgley

Noah Bendix-Balgley

Violin, Coaching

Considering it his life-long pursuit, Noah Bendix-Balgley has a personal sound that connects with his audience in a meaningful way. Whether he’s leading the Berlin Philharmonic as First Concertmaster, performing chamber music or in front of the orchestra as soloist, Noah’s gift of communication thro...

Allan Nilles

Allan Nilles

Viola

A neighbour advised Allan Nilles’ parents to let their child learn an instrument as soon as possible as it would later increase his chances of getting a scholarship to Harvard or Yale University. As a result, he started receiving viola lessons when he was only three years old. His parents’ decision...

Wies de Boevé

Wies de Boevé

Double Bass

As the first prizewinner of six major international music competitions including the ARD-music competition Munich 2016, the Bottesini competition in Crema 2017 and the German Music Competition 2015 - being the only double bass player in history to win this competition -, Wies de Boevé is considered...

Lecturers at venue


Josef Špaček

Josef Špaček

Violin

Josef Špaček is quickly becoming one of the best violinists of his generation. He has worked under the leadership of renowned pedagogues such as Ida Kavafian and Jaime Laredo at the music institute in Philadelphia, and Itzhak Perlman at the Juilliard School of New York. Between the years 2008 and 20...

Tomáš Jamník

Tomáš Jamník

Cello

After having finished the Prague Music High school, where he was led by Mirko and Martin Škampa, Tomáš continued his studies at the Academy of Performing Arts under the mentorship of Josef Chuchro. In 2006, at the age of 21, he won the first prize in the 58th annual international musical competition...

Karel Untermüller

Karel Untermüller

Viola

is a graduate of the Prague Conservatory, where he studied under Jaroslav Ruis, and of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague, where he studied under Lubomír Malý. He is a member of the Herold Quartet and, for many years now, concert master of the viola section of the Suk Chamber Orchestra. As a...

Tomáš Karpíšek

Tomáš Karpíšek

Double Bass

is a member of the Czech Philharmonic bass section and a regular guest performer with the Wiener Staatsoper and the Wiener Philharmoniker. He began studying bass performance at the Pilsnen Conservatory under Martin Koukolík, and later continued at the Prague Conservatory under Petr Ries and at the A...

Daniela Oerterová

Daniela Oerterová

Violin

Daniela attended the Prague Conservatoire, studying under the mentorship of Jaroslav Foltýn. Led by Ivan Štraus she also successfully finished the studies at the Academy of Performing Arts. During her studies, she had successfully participated in many competitions of both solo and chamber performanc...

Henry Flory

Henry Flory

Violin, Chamber Music, Orchestra

Henry Flory is earning a reputation as a charismatic violinist with a burgeoning career spanning the US, Europe, and Asia. A recent prize winner at the Janacek International Violin Competition, praised for the depth of his interpretations and his powerful stage presence, Henry has performed as a sol...

Petra Malíšková

Petra Malíšková

Cello

Petra finished her studies on the Conservatoire in Brno under the mentorship of Václav Horák and she continued her studies at the Academy of Performing Arts, led by Daniel Veis. She has visited many masterclasses lectured by renowned personalities such as Tsuoshi Tsutsumi, Johannes Goritzki, Victori...

Eva Jamníková

Eva Jamníková

Violin, Little School Otakárek

graduated at Hochschule für Musik Carl Maria von Weber in Dresden, mentored by Ivan Ženatý, and continued her studies at Kunstuniversität Graz under the mentorship of Eszter Haffner. During her studies, she became a member of the Dresden philharmonic. Between the years 2012 and 2019 she belonged amo...

Petr Jiříkovský

Petr Jiříkovský

Collaborative Piano

is a highly regarded soloist and chamber musician. While still a student, he won several competitions with his ensemble Trio Martinů, with whom he performs to this day. He regularly cooperates with violinists Pavel Šporcl and Shlomo Mintz. As a soloist, he has performed with a number of orchestras...

Stanislav Galin

Stanislav Galin

Collaborative Piano

graduated from the Secondary School of Music in St. Petersburg, Russian Federation. In 2001 he was accepted by the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague, where he studied under Peter Toperczer and graduated, in April 2007, with a performance of Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto in the Dvořák Hall of the R...

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Barbora Veselá

Barbora Veselá

Executive Director

studied harpsichord performance at the Prague Conservatory under Edita Keglerová while at the same time studying Musicology at Masaryk University in Brno. She continued her studies at the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague, majoring in Music Management. After working for three years as producer fo...

Anna Paličková

Anna Paličková

Producer

hails from the fairy-tale city of Jičín, where she graduated from the Secondary School of Business. Nowadays she is a student of the Charles University Faculty of Humanities. A music enthusiast since she was little, you are more likely to see her behind a camera or a book than with a musical instrum...

Miloš Jodas

Miloš Jodas

Non-Music Activities Teacher

got involved in music through singing in choirs. He began in the boys’ choir Pueri gaudentes, where he also worked as head counselor of the choir’s summer camps. Since 2012 he has been a member of the men’s vocal group VOSK, and in 2015 he joined the Kühn Mixed Choir.

In 2020 he graduated, with th...

Jakub Mayer

Jakub Mayer

Audiovisual Technician, Cello

is the deputy concert master of the cello section of the Czech Radio Symphony Orchestra. In addition to his musical career, he is an enthusiastic maker of music videos under the Czellor Films brand. His videos have featured names such as conductor Jakub Hrůša, the ensembles České noneto, Pavel Haas...