Markéta Džuneva was born in 1973 at Vrchlabí. Since her
childhood she has engaged in music, especially singing.
She was singing in the children’s choir Radost for 10
years. She was member of the Khün’s Mixed Choir. In 1996
she graduated from the Charles University, Faculty of
Pedagogy, and two years later she finished Prague
conservatory majoring in singing in the class of prof.
K.Kachlíková. Already during her studies she began
cooperating with the preparatory choir Koťata conducted
by Zdena Součková, and since later she has been working
(with the maternity break) as a voice consultant in the
boys’ choir Pueri Gaudentes. At the same time she
teaches solo singing at the art basic school ZUŠ
Šimáčkova. For several years she has been outside member
of the State opera Prague choir.
Alena Vogelová was born in 1952 in the town of Rokycany.
After having graduated from the Secondary Grammar School
she worked in SUPRA - computation centre. She left SUPRA
because of maternity leave in 1978. She began to work
again in 1990 in the House of Children and Youth. It was
also then when the boys' chorus "Pueri gaudentes" was
founded, and Alena Vogelova has been working with this
chorus since its beginning. She has also been working in
the Primary Art School in Šimáčková street since 1995.
The chorus work introduced her also to other
professions: nurse, cook, costumiere etc. She also
organizes activities of the chorus. She is the only
person that one can never see on the stage but she can
always be found at the backstage.