Lecture in language

Czech

Janek Ledecký (CZE)

Singer, guitarist and composer

Janek is one of our most famous musicians and singers. He gained popularity in his early days as frontman of the band Žentour. He has been a solo singer since 1992. He released the tremendously successful albums Na ptáky jsme krátký, Právě teď and others. He is the author of the rock musicals Hamlet, Galileo, Vánoční zázrak and Iago. He has also presented the musical Hamlet in the US, South Korea and Japan.
Janek has won many music awards, such as the Czech Grammy (1997) or several gold and platinum discs for his albums. In 2008, Hamlet was nominated for the best international musical of the year in More…