(b Prague, 1912; d Prague, 2003). Cz. cellist. Adopted name of his teacher K. P. Sádlo. Début as soloist 1929, London 1937. Studied at Prague Cons. 1938–40 and with Casals in 1955. Member of Prague Qt. (1931–3) and other chamber groups incl. Prague Trio (1966–73). Taught at Prague Acad. from 1950. Gave modern première of Dvořák's A major conc., which he edited.
From The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music in Oxford Reference.