Jan Václav Voříšek

Jan Václav Voříšek

  • Born: 11th May 1791
  • Died: 19th November 1825
  • Birthplace: Vamberk, Bohemia

Jan Václav Hugo Voříšek (Johann Hugo Worzischek) was a Bohemian composer, pianist and organist. In his capacity as imperial court organist, Voříšek composed a Mass in B-flat major. Together with his single symphony, some of his piano works and his Violin Sonata in G major, Op. 5, the Mass has been recorded.