• 1968 – 1974

    the Conservatory in Bratislava, studies of contrabass playing (Karol Illek)

  • 1973 – 1995

    a player with a professional orchestra

  • 1974 – 1978

    studies of contrabass playing at the Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava

  • 1979 – 1980

    private studies conterpoint and composition (Juraj Pospíšil)

  • 1980 – 1985

    Janáček Academy of Music and Performing Arts in Brno (composition – Alois Simandl-Piňos)

  • 1983

    a teacher of contrabass playing and chamber playing at the Conservatory in Bratislava

  • 1996 – 2001

    the director of programming at the Slovak Philharmonic

  • 2003 – 2013

    the director of programming at the Slovak Philharmonic

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