Born in 1988 in Liberec. Studied at the F. X. Salda Grammar School and then the Technical university in Liberec at the Faculty of Mechatronics, finished with Bachelor’s degree in IT and Logistics in 2012.  

From 2010 to 2014 he studied composition at the Conservatory of Jaroslav Jezek in Prague in the class of Karel Ruzicka, well-known Czech pianist and composer. He attended also lessons of Milan Svoboda and Afrodita Kathmeridu, piano lessons of Petr Benes and Magdalena Vlkova and trombone lessons of Premysl Tomsicek. From 2013 he simultaneously studied jazz interpretation at JAMU in Brno in the classes of Vit Kristan, Lubos Sramek, Matus Jakabcic and others and finished in 2017 with Bachelor's degree.

Augustin was a member of the Big Band ZUS Liberec, conducted by Rudolf Mihulka, for 12 years and this membership is one of the most influencing things in his present career.

As a pianist he plays with bands in Liberec and Prague, mainly with Ilona Csakova, The PHS Jazz Quartet, BitMaP Trio, Tanecni orchestr Vladimira Janskeho, and O. V. J. Dixie Liberec.

As a composer, arranger and music producer he works with famous Czech singers Ilona Csakova, Jan Smigmator, Petr Sovic, Karel Gott and others. He produces music for Wow! English TV Youtube channel and teaching materials by Wattsenglish.

 

Achievements:

 

2010 - Best composition for big band - International Jazz Festival Litvinov - composition: "Timothy T. Deptudah"

2012 - Czech Jazz Contest, Jazz Club Reduta - 3rd Prize - band: S Gustem

2012 - Jazz Prix, Prachatice - S Gustem, 2nd Prize

2015 - Best jazz composition OSA - "Waltz for Rose"

2015 - International Joseph Dorfman Composition Competition, Ochsenhausen, Germany - Piano trio "As I Am" - 3rd Prize

2016 - Karel Krautgartner Big Band Composition Competition - "Nocturne for Jazz Orchestra"

2016 - International Joseph Dorfman Composition Competition, Ochsenhausen, Germany - Trio for viola, piano and percussion "Nice" - 1st Prize

 

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