Personality profile

Photo: Vladimír Ondrejčák

Vladimír Ondrejčák

1982

www.vladimirondrejcak.com

classical music
guitar

Collaboration(s): Slovak Guitar Duet, Bratislava Guitar Quartet, Mertz Guitar Duo

Bio

Bio

1993 – 1998
Music School of Ján Cikker in Banská Bystrica (guitar – Tibor Neizer, Ivan Frank)
1998 – 2002
Conservatory of Ján Levoslav Bella in Banská Bystrica (Mária Sedláková)
2002 – 2007
Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava (Jozef Zsapka and his assistant Martin Krajčo)
master classes:
Susana Prieto, Odair Assad, Anders Miolin, Alvaro Pierri, Walter Feybli, Stefan Hackl, Marco Socías, Luciano Contini and others

Ondrejčák is devoted to the solo guitar as well as performing chamber music. As a soloist or chamber player he introduced himself at domestic festivals (international festival of Peter Michalica Music Under the Diamond Arch, 2004, Banská Bystrica Musical Spring, 2004, Melos-Ethos, 2007 and others), as well as in concerts abroad (Hungary, England, Austria, Czech Republic). In chamber music he cooperates with violinist Andrej Baran, mezzo-soprano Terézia Kružliaková and the Bratislava Guitar Quartet. He is a member of a duo with pianist Zuzana Zamborská (since 2008) and Slovak Guitar Duet with guitarist and lute player Denisa Benčová (since 2005). For the latter there were composed a number of compositions. The Slovak Guitar Duet performed in concert within the cycle Studio of Youth in Slovak Radio that was broadcast in Radio Devín. They also recorded for Slovak Television.

Bibliography

  • Ščepán, Michal: Hudba sa prebúdza v noci : Žalmy slovenských skladateľov
    2014 Hudobný život year 46, 2014, no. 7-8, p. 17
  • Šišková, Ingeborg: Pestrá a rôznorodá dramaturgia v Mirbachovom paláci : Nedeľné matiné
    2013 Hudobný život 2013, no. 11, p. 8
  • Šišková, Ingeborg: Nedeľné matiné v Mirbachovom paláci
    2011 Hudobný život 2011, no. 3, p. 4
  • Kubandová, Janka: Miniprofil : Vladimír Ondrejčák
    2010 Hudobný život 2010, no. 12, p. 7
  • Vaculová Ela: Prvé februárové predpoludnie v Mirbachovom paláci..
    2009 Hudobný život year XLI, 2009, no. 1-2, p. 3
  • Benčová, Denisa : Medzinárodná gitarová súťaž J. K. Mertza 2008
    2008 Hudobný život year 40, 2008, no. 7, p. 6
  • Vaculová, Ela: Nedeľné matiné v Mirbachovom paláci
    2007 Hudobný život year 39, 2007, no. 7-8, p. 9
  • Personal bibliography
  • Bratislavská komorná gitara
    2010 Hudobný život 2010, no. 6, p. 4
  • Nedeľné matiné v Mirbachovom paláci
    2010 Hudobný život 2010, no. 1-2, p. 4
  • Nedeľné matiné v Mirbachovom paláci
    2008 Hudobný život year 40, 2008, no. 5, p. 4
  • Recenzie : Luys de Narváez : Musica del Delphin : Pablo Márquez
    2007 Hudobný život year 39, 2007, no. 9, p. 36

Discography

  • Photo:
    2011 CD – Discant DK 0138-2 131
    1. Francesco Canova da Milano: Ricercare VII
      Vladimír Ondrejčák (gui)
    2. Francesco Canova da Milano: Fantasia XXXV
      Vladimír Ondrejčák (gui)
    3. Francesco Canova da Milano: Fantasia XXI
      Vladimír Ondrejčák (gui)
    4. Francesco Canova da Milano: Fantasia LI
      Vladimír Ondrejčák (gui)
    5. Francesco Canova da Milano: Fantasia LV
      Vladimír Ondrejčák (gui)
    6. Joseph Kaspar Mertz: Vaterlands – Blüthen Op. 1
      Vladimír Ondrejčák (gui)
    7. Manuel María Ponce Cuéllar: Suite en la Menor
      Vladimír Ondrejčák (gui)
    8. Joseph Kaspar Mertz: Romanza (from Bardenklänge op. 13)
      Vladimír Ondrejčák (gui)
    9. Joseph Kaspar Mertz: Introduction et Rondo Brillante op. 11
      Vladimír Ondrejčák (gui)
    10. Iris Szeghy: Suite de poche (A Pocket Suite)
      Vladimír Ondrejčák (gui)
    11. Joseph Kaspar Mertz: An die Entfernte (from Bardenklänge op. 13)
      Vladimír Ondrejčák (gui)
    12. Joseph Kaspar Mertz: Concertino
      Vladimír Ondrejčák (gui)
    13. José María Gallardo del Rey: California suite
      Vladimír Ondrejčák (gui)

Awards

  • International guitar festival of J.K.Mertz, Bratislava
    2008 - 3rd prize
  • International guitar festival of J.K.Mertz, Bratislava
    2006 - 3rd prize

Premieres

  • First performances in Slovakia
  • Jana Kmiťová: Two Psalm Songs
    for soprano and guitar
    20 Jun
    2014
    First performances in Slovakia
    Psalms by Slovak Composers, Concert Hall Klarisky, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Jana Pastorková (s), Vladimír Ondrejčák (gui)
  • Ľuboš Bernáth: Liber psalmorum II. – Iudica me, Domine
    for soprano solo and guitar
    20 Jun
    2014
    First performances in Slovakia
    Psalms by Slovak Composers, Concert Hall Klarisky, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Jana Pastorková (s), Vladimír Ondrejčák (gui)
  • Alexander Döme: Duo
    for two guitars
    1 Apr
    2011
    First performances in Slovakia
    Young Composers Presentation, Pálffy Palace, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Vladimír Ondrejčák (gui), Karol Kompas (gui)
  • Ján Králik: Suita No. 3
    for two guitars
    16 Oct
    2010
    First performances in Slovakia
    Reformed Church, Krišovská Liesková, SK
    PERFORMERS: Slovak Guitar Duet, Denisa Benčová (gui), Vladimír Ondrejčák (gui)
  • Jana Kmiťová: Winter Leaves
    for two guitars
    24 Jun
    2007
    First performances in Slovakia
    Mirbach Palace, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Denisa Benčová (gui), Vladimír Ondrejčák (gui)

Gallery

  • Photo: 2007

    Author: Zuzana Bednárová


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