Dusan Martincek (19.06.1936 Presov-30.08.2006 Bratislava)

prominent Slovak pianist, pedagogue and composer of contemporary classical music. He studied piano at the Conservatory of Bratislava (finished in 1956) and then at the university (School of Musical Arts in Bratislava, composition under Jan Cikker, finished in 1961). Then he stayed at the university as an assistent; he spent most of his life as a university teacher (professor since 1986). Simultaneously, he worked on his own compositions and performed as concert pianist both home and abroad. He composed mostly piano and chamber music, also several symphonic works.

Works (selected):


Osobnosti.sk (Slovak only)
Music Centre
Little Encyclopedia of Music (dr. Jar. Smolka; &col., Supraphon 1983)
F. Janicek: Who is who in Slovak Republic (2003)

Sample (MP3):
Elegy for Flute and Guitar (Zsapkova - Zsapka, LP Dedication, Opus 1992)