Cantica laetitia, the chamber choir from Zlín was founded in 2004 in Zlín as a superior ensemble of the children choir Cantica – Zlín.
Josef Surovík is the founding conductor of Cantica laetitia – Zlín. Currently, he leads another choirs (Dvořák Zlín, Sonet Vsetín, Moraviachor). From 1998 to 2004, he acted as a conductor at Bohuslav Martinů Philharmonic Orchestra, Zlín. Nowadays he works at ZUŠ Morava Zlín as a conductor, a singing-master and a piano teacher.