Local steering committee

banner_ENG_podstrankyA local steering committee has been formed to seek support for the conference and to oversee the artistic and organisational preparations:

  • Col. Václav Blahunek – Chief Conductor, Band of the Prague Castle Guard
  • Karel Bělohoubek – Chairman of the Society for Wind Music (AHUV)
  • Douglas Bostock – Conductor of Aargau Symphony Orchestra, Switzerland
  • Lenka Lázňovská – Director of NIPOS (National Information And Consulting Centre For Culture)
  • Pavlína Čermáková – NIPOS-ARTAMA (Head of Department)
  • Václav Hlaváček – NIPOS-ARTAMA (organisation of the Czech Ministry of Culture for the promotion of amateur musical ensembles)
  • Karolína Hlaváčková – NIPOS-ARTAMA (organisation of the Czech Ministry of Culture for the promotion of amateur musical ensembles)
  • Pavel Pelán – Manager, Band of the Prague Castle Guard
  • Jiřina Rybáčková – President, American Spring Festival
  • Josef Šebesta – Musicologist, Czech Wind Band Society
  • Lt.-Col. Jaroslav Šíp – Chief Conductor, Central Band of the Czech Army
  • Miloslav Zelenka – Chairman, Union of Musicians of the Czech Republic
  • John Tregellas – Director, The Prague Concert Co.
  • Jan Špalek – Sales Manager, The Prague Concert Co.
  • Viktor Dekoj – webmaster, hacker:-)