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Born 1962 in Bratislava. At the age of five he attended private piano lessons at Mrs. prof. P. Pokojna, eleven year old he wrote his first composition. 1978–1982 he studied composition and conducting at the Conservatory in Bratislava (composition Juraj Pospišil, conducting Adolf Vykydal, piano Maria Masarikova); 1982–1987 the Academy of Music and Drama in Bratislava (composition prof.Dezider Kardoš); 1986 a study programme at the Academy of Music (Accademia Chigiana) in Siena-Italy (F. Donatoni); from 1987 he teaches music theory and composition at the Conservatory in Bratislava; 1990–1994 head of the Composition and Conducting Department of the Conservatory, where he led the Ensemble for contemporary music; 1995–1998 he has worked at the Department of Theoretical Subjects of the Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts-VŠMU, where he taught Esthetics of Music and Musical History of the 20th Century. Jury Member of Composer Competitions: Roma, Wien, Bratislava, Košice; Member of Slovak C.A., SOZA, LITA, EU-Art Network… Domestic and foreign prices: /for example – Grand Prix Rocky Mountain for opera Memento/Montreal 1991; Slovak music found prizes, etc. Peter Martincek´s music plays now around the world with great success.