First flutist of the Janáček opera orchestra in Brno for 10 years, a soloist of the Prague Chamber Orchestra without Conductor for 23 years, laureate of competitions, a regular professor at the Faculty of Music, JAMU, teacher at J. Neruda Music Secondary School in Prague, teaches also abroad, as a soloist he has performed all over the world (e.g. in Germany, Austria, Spain, Croatia, Sweden, Norway, Italy, the USA, Canada, Japan, Korea), has made a lot of CDs for renowned labels (Harmonia Mundi, Praga digital, Orfeo, Supraphon, MusicVars, GZ) and tens of broadcast recordings, concentrates on chamber music playing not only with piano harpsichord and harp, but also with many other instruments and in various instrumental combinations, organizes master classes in his home country as well as abroad.
Besides individual lessons there will be a seminar on methodology aiming on flute playing technique (breathing, tone making, articulation, controlling of registers etc.) and a listening seminar focusing on interpretation in different stylistic periods. An exhibition of flute and flute head joints will be organized and a lecture by a flute maker will be included. (Possible topics: maintenance of instrument, flute making and materials, how to solve the essential problems with instrument, flute makers etc.)