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Olga Machoňová Pavlů

was born in Prague.



Prague Conservatory – conducting, piano, composition

Music Academy Basel –  Choir master / H.M.Linde 

Orchestral Conducting / M.Honeck, R.Weikert

Music Theory / R.Kelterborn



Sue Williams Memorial Bursary, Hereford, England

Swiss Musician Society for Orchestra conducting 1993

Swiss Musician Society for Vocal music 1996

Finalist at the International Conducting competition in Besancon 1997

In 2006 she was awarded «The most outstanding Czech women in the world» prize by the Czech foreign office, the Senate as well as Prague University.



Swiss Radio (SRF2)

Festival B.Martinu in Basel

Forum Music Diversity

She devotes herself to the Oevre of Vítězslava Kaprálová, czech woman composer, has conducted and made a recording of all her symphonic works, 2015 Brno Philharmonic


Conducting Engagements

Prague Symphony Orchestra FOK 

State Opera House Prague

National Philharmonic Orchestra Brno

Prague Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra

Theatre Basel

Bern Symphony Orchestra

Bern Chambre Orchestra

The Estates Theatre Prague

National Theatre Brno

Basel Symphony Orchestra

Radio Symphony Orchestra SWR Stuttgart

Opera St.Moritz

Radio Symphony Orchestra Basel

Philharmonic Orchestra B.Martinu

Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra Olomouc

Concertino Basel

Orchestra Society Biel

Basel Vocal Ensemble

Cantus Basel

Oratorio Choir Bern

Orchestra and Choir of the University Basel 

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