Eugen Suchon

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Birthday
25, 1908
Birthplace
Slovakia
Death Date
Aug 5, 1993 (84)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
25, 1908
Birthplace
Slovakia
Death Date
Aug 5, 1993 (84)

About

Influential 20th century Slovak composer. He was well-known for his 1938 cantata The Psalm of the Sub-Carpathian Land.

Before Fame

He attended the Academy of Music in Bratislava and studied with the famed Vítězslav Novák at the Prague Conservatoire.

Trivia

He taught Music Theory at Bratislava University.

Family Life

He was raised in a family of musicians with his father a skilled organist and his mother a sought-after piano teacher.

Associated With

He and Peter Lipa both became acclaimed Slovak musicians.