Jan Prokop is a prominent double bass player and a much sought after chamber player.
He began his double bass studies at The Music and Arts Primary School in Nové Město nad Metují and went on to study at the Pardubice Conservatory in 2001 with Professor Helena Navrátilová and then at the State Conservatory in Prague in 2005 with MgA. Jiří Valenta. He graduated from The Academy of Performing Arts in Prague having studied in a class taught by MgA. Jiří Hudec.
Jan Prokop cooperates with leading Czech orchestras, headed by the Czech Philharmonic and followed by the Prague Philharmonia, Hradec Králové Philharmonic Orchestra, World Philharmonic Orchestra, Czech Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra Pardubice and the BERG Orchestra. He is a permanent member of Barocco Sempre Giovane, a chamber ensemble.