• 1900

    he acomplished the archepiscopal secondary grammar school in Trnava

  • 1900 – 1901

    studies at the Conservatory in Budapest (composition – Hans Koessler)

  • 1901 – 1903

    the Conservatory in Vienna (composition – Hermann Grädener)

  • 1903 – 1905

    studies in Prague (organ – Josef Klička, composition – Karl Stecker)

  • from 1909

    up till his death he worked as a choirmaster in the St. Mikuláš Cathedral in Trnava

  • 1918

    he was engaged in concert and public activities and was an inspector of music schools

  • 1956

    the title of a national artist

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