Michal Barok (*1979), SK

Education
Business Academy, accounting, economics

Music
1998 - 2003 29 Strings
1999 - 2001 Astro Songs Orchestra
2000 - 2003 Tomáš Peško Band
2001 - 2002 The Earthquake
2004 - 2005 Lilly of the West (BG)
2003 - 2008 Meantime
2004 - 2005 Flowline
2005 - 2009 Waterflow (SK/NL)
2008 - 2010 29 Strings
2010 Candy Floss

Discography
1999 29 Strings - Live
2001 29 Strings - Weekend
2001 Tomas Pesko Band - TPB
2002 The Earthquake - The Earthquake
2004 Richard Cifersky - New Gallop
2005 Flowline - Its Up to You
2006 Meantime - ... in the Meantime
2006 Waterflow - Waterflow
2007 Richard Cifersky - Rainy Day
2008 Waterflow - Perfect Match for Trouble
2009 29 Strings - New Lineup
2010 Boris Križan - Guitardet
2011 Candy Floss - debut album

Awards
29 Strings band:
- in 1999 and 2000 awarded Slovak Bluegrass Association SkBMA as Band of the Year
Lilly of the West band:
- in 2004 showcasing artist at IBMA World of Bluegrass - International Bluegrass Music Association IBMA
Meantime band:
- in 2007 awarded European Bluegrass Association EBMA as 2nd European Band of the Year
- in 2007 showcasing artist at IBMA World of Bluegrass 2007 - International Bluegrass Music Association IBMA

Other activities
Mandolin teacher at workshops EWOB (NL), Risor (N), Nyiregyháza (HU), Hustopece (CZ), Novy Jicin (CZ), Svatonovice (CZ).
Backing up artists like Becky Buller (US), Stephen Mougin (US), Jonathan Maness (US), The Tashians (US), Chris Jones & Ned Luberecki (US), Stano Palúch (SK), Michal Vavro (SK)...

Links
http://www.myspace.com/candyflossmusic
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pajnXdwMQf8
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zZPRcG-FVBs
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xelZVIA-2qk
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CJ84-yqiQH0
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iIAfwqZ3lHY

Michal Barok (*1979), SK