With music into the whole world
Engineer Václav Martínek was born on July 4, 1928 in the village of Vršac in the former Yugoslavia, today’s Serbia. His father and mother were of Czech origin. He experienced the Nazi attack on the then Yugoslavia and the liberation in 1944. He graduated from high school. In 1946 he went to Czechoslovakia to continue his studies. He studied electrical engineering. Later started working at ČKD Kolben Daněk and he remained in the company until his retirement. He also worked after retirement, for example as a guide at the Old Town Hall and graduated from the University of the Third Age. He has also devoted his entire life to music.