The Czech Boys Choir introducing new conductor
July 9th, 2013
The Czech Boys Choir is pleased to announce new conductor for the coming season 2013/2014, Lukáš Jindřich. Founding artistic director Jakub Martinec has accepted a respected position of Assistant Professor of choral activities at Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada and will remain in cooperation with the Czech Boys Choir as an artistic advisor.
Mr. Lukáš Jindřich (b. 1984) began singing in Bambini di Praga at the age of five. He studied choral conducting at the Pedagogical Faculty of Charles University in Prague. In 1999 he began to work closely with the Bambini di Praga Choir School. In 2004 he was named the assistant conductor of Bambini di Praga and conducted under the tutelage of Dr. Blanka Kulínská. He is a competent arranger for children's choirs and has made several recordings with the Czech Radio Children's Choir, and conducted successful concerts with the Prague Philharmonic Orchestra. He conducted Bambini di Praga on concert tours to England (2006), Germany (2008, 2010) and South Korea (2006-2009). In 2010 he founded the girls' choir Cancioneta Praga. Mr. Jindřich is delighted to join the artistic staff of the Czech Boys Choir in Hradec Kralove.
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