Vaclav Tyfa


July 5, 2022

Václav Týfa (4 March 1943 Kladno – 5 June 2022 Kladno) was a Czech trumpeter. After 4 years at the conservatory he played in various dance orchestras, in the years 1962-1970 he worked in the Karel Vlach Orchestra, then he worked for 15 years in the backing band of the singer Karel Gott, which was the Ladislav Štaidl Group, at the same time in the early 1970s he also played in Dance Orchestra of the Czechoslovak Radio (TOČR), later in the Orchestra of the Czechoslovak Television. During his lifetime he made many recordings of classical and popular repertoire. On September 9, 2014, he received the City of Kladno Award.


External links

Václav Týfa in the Czech Musical Dictionary of Persons and Institutions Karel Gott's website