|Name Ladislav Kubik||Role Composer|
|Awards Guggenheim Fellowship for Creative Arts, US & Canada|
Czech born American composer Ladislav Kubík Died at 71
Ladislav Kubík (born 1946) is a contemporary Czech-American composer. His style is associated with other post-war Eastern European composers, such as Krzysztof Penderecki and Witold Lutosławski.
- Czech born American composer Ladislav Kubík Died at 71
- Prizes and honors
- The Ladislav Kubik International Prize in Composition
He graduated from the Prague Academy of Music, receiving his Master's Degree in 1970 and the title "Aspirante", a degree considered equivalent to the Doctor of Musical Arts. He has previously taught at the Prague Conservatory, Charles University in Prague, and the University of South Florida. He has served as Professor of Composition at the Florida State University College of Music in Tallahassee since the 1990-91 academic year.
Prizes and honors
The Ladislav Kubik International Prize in Composition
This competition is held biennially under the sponsorship of Florida State University and awarded in conjunction with the same institution's Festival of New Music. A cash prize of $2000 is awarded to the winner.