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Prof. Prazsky started learning piano at the age of seven from his sister who was doing already concerts in Europe. After learning appropriate basics father took over son's piano education. Still as a child Mr. Prazsky entered private music school in the city of Frydlant in the Czech Republic and was taught by famous piano virtuoso Mrs. Marie Czervinkova whose loving approach toward teaching through motivation by pure beauty of world piano composers ignited ultimate love and appreciation of beautiful melodies in a young child Zdenek Prazsky. At the age of ten then young classical pianist was put on stage by school and performed on public very successfully. As a child protege Zdenek entered several piano competitions in big metropolitan city of Liberec where he placed at the highest places. Specialty of Mr. Prazsky were romantic solo piano composers Chopin, Liszt, Rachmaninoff, Chajkovsky, Scriabin. In the adulthood Mr. Prazsky received PhD in music, specialty concert classical piano.

Prof. Prazsky performed in various cities through out Europe, visited England, Hungary, Yugoslavia, Poland, Austria, Germany, Greece. In 1986 young pianist defected from then communist Czechoslovakia, was granted a political asylum in the USA and relocated to Boston area. In Jewish community school Prof. Prazsky met fantastic Russian concert pianist Tatanya Dodochkin whose brilliance further motivated him to focus even more on Sergey Rachmaninoff and Alexander Scriabin and gave him valuable advice on teaching in America. In 1992 Mr. Prazsky drove across the US and settled in the Bay area, currently living in San Jose and teaching privately, mainly in Evergreen, Sunnyvale, Los Gatos, Mountain View, Fremont. Mr. Prazsky's CD is for sale upon request, playing Franz Liszt, Sergey Rachmaninoff, Alexander Scriabin and his own composition.

 
Studio Location
1725 Almaden Rd.
Apt. 407
San Jose, CA 95117
 
Phone
(408) 963-8923
(408) 993-3424
 

 
Website
www.pianoteachers.com
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