• 1900 – 1910

    the Catholic Secondary School in Banská Bystrica

  • 1912

    Business College in Budapest, then business practice in Hamburg, Berlin and other towns of Europe and overseas; at the same time, music studies (piano – Prof. Scheinberger in Banská Bystrica, music theory and composition – S. Dobó in Budapest and H. Büchel in Berlin)

  • 1921

    he inherited Nové Štrbské Pleso with a hotel in the High Tatras and became a sought-after hotelier

  • 1945

    after expropriating all his property he worked as a teacher

  • 1946 – 1960

    Director of the School of Music in Spišská Nová Ves

  • from 1960

    he lived and composed in Bratislava