Jan Honza Prucha, a native of Prague, is a professional banker having worked for several international banks - Bank Austria, Hypoverinsbank,
Citibank, Commerzbank. He is currently working towards a diplomacy degree at the University.
At an early age, he learned to
play lead guitar and has played in numerous pop, rock and blues bands in Prague. He has earned the reputation of being
a top-notch musician in the Prague music scene. You can find Prucha jamming throughout Prague in various groups and recently
was featured in this Youtube Video.
Prucha is a cousin of
Dan Wunsch and in September of 2009, after a brainstorming session, the two organized a walking tour in Prague, re-visiting the locations
of the protest rallies during the Velvet Revolution in 1989, that resulted in the fall of communism and a “free” Czechoslovakia. The
walking tour has become very popular with school children, who learn first hand about their history.
Encouraged by their first
collaborative success, Honza Prucha and Wunsch teamed up for their current venture, Play Prague, A Music Conference And Festival.
Wunsch brings his experience, expertise and connections in the music business to the project while Prucha, an accomplished blues and
rock Musician and professional banker in Prague, is supplying the on-location music expertise.
Jan Honza Prucha
A Music Conference and Concert in Central Europe