Ladislav Vycpálek (Composer)
Born: 23rd February 1882, Prague, Czech, Republic
Died: 9th January 1969, Prague, Czech Republic
Ladislav Vycpálek was a Czech composer and violist.
Vycpálek studied composition under Vítězslav Novák. However, he very soon found his own expressive style. He mainly composed vocal and choral works. Prior to World War I, he occupied himself with setting Czech and German symbolist poetry to music, then he drew inspiration from folk poetry.