(b Dvùr Králové nad Labem, Cz., 1908; d Prague, 1981).
Cz. composer and violinist. Violinist in orchs. and as soloist 1929–31. Teacher of comp. and theory, Prague Cons., from 1958. Works incl. 2 operas, va. conc., hn. conc., 4 syms., ballets, choral works, and chamber mus.