Miroslav Srnka


Born in Prague in 1975 on 23th march

1993 – 99

Studied musicology at the Charles University in Prague


Study trip at Humboldt University in Berlin

1998 – 2003

Studied composition at the Prague Academy of Performing Arts with Milan Slavický


Studied at Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique in Paris


Leoš-Janácek-Jubiläumspreis in Brno

2006 – 07

„Komponist für Heidelberg“ am Theater Heidelberg


Jerwood Opera Writing Programme and Fellowship in Aldeburgh (UK)


Composer’s Prize by the Ernst von Siemens Music Foundation


The chamber opera Make No Noise was premiered at Bavarian State Opera in Munich 

World premiere of Jakub Flügelbunt ... und Magdalena Rotenband. Oder: Wie tief ein Vogel singen kann. Comics for three singers and orchestra at the Semperoper Dresden


World premiere of South Pole. A dual opera in two parts at Bavarian State Opera in Munich

He has participated in exchange programmes and composition courses with Ivan Fedele in 2002, Philippe Manoury in 2004 and at IRCAM Paris.

His compositions have been premiered by leading interpreters such as the Arditti Quartet, Ensemble Modern and at festivals including Klangspuren Schwaz (Austria), the New Music Days Ostrava (Czech Republic), Musica Strasbourg and Avanti! Summer Sounds in Porvoo, Finland.

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