Jan Dismas Zelenka

Jan Dismas Zelenka

  • Born: 16th Oktober 1679
  • Died: 23rd Dezember 1745
  • Birthplace: Bohemia

Jan Dismas Zelenka (baptised Jan Lukáš Zelenka), previously also known as Johann Dismas Zelenka, was a Czech composer and musician of the Baroque period. His music is admired for its harmonic inventiveness and counterpoint.