Klaus awards violin virtuoso

12-08-2009

President Václav Klaus awarded violin virtuoso Josef Suk an honorary plaque at Lány Chateau on Wednesday on the occasion of Mr Suk’s 80th birthday. Josef Suk, great-grandson of the composer Antonín Dvořák, is one of the most significant violin players of the 20th century. During his career spanning more than five decades, he has performed around the world, and focused particularly on classicist and romantic music.