Lukáš Janata (born in Česká Lípa, ‘95) is a Czech composer, pianist, bassist, singer and conductor. His music has been performed (except for the Czech Republic) in USA, France, Poland, Latvia, Germany, Italy, UAE, Belgium and Bosnia and Herzegovina. Lukáš has been commissioned by the San Francisco Symphony; San Francisco Symphony’s SoundBox; New York Cantori for a cantata; Punkt Contemporary Choir for The Internationale Koorwedstrijd Vlaanderen, held in Belgium; Aries Percussion Ensemble and Jablonova Youth String Orchestra for the occasion of a world-class Concerto Bohemia held in Prague and has received numerous other commissions and requests by individual artists. He is going to be a composer-in-residence at the International Orange Chorale San Francisco in the 2021-2022 season, His composition mentors have been John Corigliano, David Conte (MM ‘19, San Francisco Conservatory Of Music), and Otomar Kvech (DiS (BA) ‘17, Prague Conservatoire,) He has participated in masterclasses with the composers George Lewis, Krzysztof Penderecki, Liviu Marinescu, Dimitris Maronidis, Michel Merlet and Ériks Ešenvalds and is collaborating with respected composers and artists such as Nico Muhly, Ragnar Bohlin or Mark Shapiro. Lukáš works for the San Francisco Symphony Chorus, has given a lecture at the California State University together with Tin Yi Wong, NYU and Prague Conservatoire.. He currently teaches piano and music education at the Willow Creek Academy, Mid Peninsula Music Academy and the California Conservatory of Music, and is a guest artist and lecturer at The Millenium School.
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Yes, this website is mostly about music. So, welcome, and feel free to explore the portfolio of my select works. On my website, you also have access to browse through some of my scores. Should you like to obtain a score, do not hesitate to contact me.
Apart from composing, I am a passionate educator. I believe educating as a whole musician is far more profound and beneficial than focusing on the given discipline and its issues solely. I teach composition, theory, piano and voice.Feel welcomed to reach out to discuss your lesson interests.