David Šimeček

Since his childhood, David proves himself as an outstanding talent and a
laureate of several competitions, such as Concertino Praga, National Competition of Conservatories, Youth and Bohuslav Martinů and the Czech
Clarinet Art in Hořice, Czech Republic. After graduating at grammar school, he began his musical studies at the Conservatory of České Budějovice, during which he already won an audition to The National Theatre Orchestra in Prague where he is now a member of the orchestra.

He continues with his master’s studies at the Janáček Academy of Music and Performing Arts in Brno in class of Milan Polák and Vít Spilka. David is also a member of the orchestral academy of the Czech Philharmonic, Ensemble L’ Armonia Terrena and he participated in several tours with the prestigious European Union Youth Orchestra. He is also a member of Alinde Quintet. This ensemble received 1st Prize at the Bucharest International Music Competition for Wind Quintets and shortly after also 1st
Prize at the ODIN International Chamber Music Competition.