JAN VLAŠIMSKY

Half a century was the bandmaster of the Society for the Promotion of music, was a music educator and gifted teacher.

Half a century was the bandmaster of the Society for the Promotion of music, was a music educator and gifted teacher.

Jan Vlašimsky was born in Bohemia in Všeny 1861st year, finishing high school in Prague in the military and taught violin music institute. In the Hungarian city of Pecs was employed as a conductor of orchestra music concert, where he married. In Virovitica comes Vlašimsky 1886th as a 25-year-old competition for the new Kapellmeister Society for the Promotion of Music (now the Brass Band) and teacher guslanja. Since then, the next 50 years all the musical life of Virovitica is related to his work. Half a century was the bandmaster of the Society for the Promotion of Music, since 1890. until 1919. he was the choirmaster and HUD-patriot, he led tambura orchestra HTD's Harmony Society, and later tamburitza YouTube, and occasionally the conductor and the other choirs, string orchestras and tamburitza. In addition he was a gifted teacher and music teacher. Thanks to his work Virovitica in 1883. was given one of the oldest music schools in the Croatian north. Particularly popular was the school of violin, but they are taught, and other instruments, piano, accordion, cello, tambura. In his time Virovitica had a few good string and tamburitzan. Vlašimsky has left many songs, because for all Virovitica musical orchestras and choirs composed diligently, modeled on Ivan pl. Zajc.