Lubomír Dorůžka dies at 89

17-12-2013

One of the country’s most respected music critics Lubomír Dorůžka has died at the age of 89. Mr. Dorůžka, who studied music as well as English and American literature was a respected journalist, writer, teacher and translator. He worked for the Prague Spring Music Festival, was an active member of the Syndicate of Czech and Slovak Writers and the State Music Publishers. He worked for years with Czech Radio where he presented a programme devoted to jazz music.