Bratislava Music Agency
841 06 Bratislava 4
„Be Happy“ is a vocal ensemble composed of eleven students of the Elementary Musical School in Púchov. Until 2010 the conductors of the choir were Eva Žatková and Zdenka Tunegová. In 2010 the Ms Mária Jašurdová took over the leadership of the choir together with Ms Lenka Ďudáková. At that time the choir was composed of the students of all classes. By the end of 2013 a smaller group have been made of older students that concentrated on the pop music. Gradually, spirituals and gospel music were added to the repertoire. The choir successfully participates at the concert activities of the school. They have also successfully participated in the Chamber Music Festival Čadca 2013.
She graduated from the Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava under prof. Ondrej Šaray. During her studies she worked at the Elementary Music School in Púchov where she works until today as a teacher and a leader of the childrens´ and teachers´ choir. Besides the choral leadership she also copmposes and arranges music to which she was led by the composer Mr Jevgenij Iršai. Thanks to that her own compositions were part of her graduation concert. Currently she cooperates with several Slovak choir (Nitria, Cantus choralis...) as a composer.Back to the list of ensembles