• 1953 – 1954

    Conservatory in Bratislava (piano, teacher: Sylvia Macudzinská)

  • 1954 – 1959

    studies of musicology at the Faculty of Arts, Comenius University in Bratislava

  • 1959 – 1961

    teacher of music-theoretical subjects at the Conservatory in Košice

  • 1962 – 1963

    dramaturg of the opera of the Jozef Gregor Tajovský Theater in Banská Bystrica

  • 1963 – 1971

    editor of the magazine Slovenská hudba

  • 1968 – 1990

    Institute of Musicology of the Slovak Academy of Sciences

  • 1969 – 1982

    executive editor of the magazine Musicologica Slovaca

  • 1971

    secret entry into the Society of Jesus, in 1984 priestly ordination

  • since 1991

    assistant professor at the Theological Institute of St. Alojz SJ in Slovakia, University of Trnava

  • 1992 – 1993

    editor of the religious broadcast of Slovak Television

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