Members

Kateřina Pavlíková

She studied saxophone at Jaroslav Ježek Conservatory in Prague. In 2001, she won a scholarship competition at Yamaha and CMI Melodia. She has been a member of the Bohemia Saxophone Quartet since 1999. As a member of this saxophone quartet she participated in many significant international music festivals. She also cooperates with many leading Czech symphonic and chamber ensembles. As a soloist she performed with Prague Philharmonia, Brno Philharmonic, South Czech Philharmonic, Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra Pardubice, Bohuslav Martinů Philharmonic Orchestra, Berg Orchestra, Lviv Philharmonic Orchestra and more. She teaches saxophone at the Conservatory in České Budějovice and Music School in Volary.

 

Magdalena Probstová

She studied at the Conservatory in České Budějovice under the supervision of Kateřina Pavlíková. In 2015 she won the absolute winner prize in a national competition Pardubice Woodwind Competition. One year later, she won the Jeunesses musicales competition in Ostrava, and then she had the opportunity to perform as a soloist with the Janáček Philharmonic Ostrava. During her studies, she performed several times as a soloist with the Concert Band of the České Budějovice Conservatory. She regularly participates in saxophone courses and masterclasses of the world’s leading saxophonists. She teaches saxophone at the Music School in Vimperk and Volary.

 

Anna Kurzová

Currently she is studying the saxophone at the Conservatory in České Budějovice under the supervision of Kateřina Pavlíková. Within a short peroid of time she won several important awards: 1st prize and special award for the performance of the compulsory composition in a national competition Pardubice Woodwind Competition (2017), Talent of the South Bohemian Region (2017), 1st prize and the title Laureate at the 16th International Interpretation Competition PRO BOHEMIA (2018) and 1st prize and the title Absolute winner at the 41st National Conservatory Competition (2018). She regularly participates in saxophone courses and masterclasses of the world’s leading saxophonists.