Mgr. Peter Dobšinský

Peter Dobšinský (*1994, Bratislava) studied at Gymnasium Hubenného in Bratislava and musicology at the Comenius University. He also studied composition under Mgr. Michal Baláž, PhD. As a music journalist, he is a long-time contributor to skjazz.sk, where he writes articles, interviews and reviews about contemporary Slovak and European jazz scene. He was also occasional contributor to Hudobný život. He is engaged in the field of Slovak and European jazz and is mainly focused on contemporary jazz and its aspects. Besides theoretical research, he is studying jazz guitar under the leadership of Mgr. Miroslav Zahradník, PhD. Peter Dobšinský is currently working on a dissertation project titled „Composition in Slovak jazz, theoretical and historical aspects“ under the guidance of Prof. Yvetta Kajanová, PhD.