Rastislav was born in 1976 in Bratislava, Slovakia. He graduated from Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava (Prof. Jozef Sixta) with the specialization in composition. He also completed the postgraduate study of composition at Universitat fur Musik und darstellende kunst in Vienna (Prof. Michael Jarrell) and took part in various international composition courses. He was awarded a composition prize Reichenau (1999) for the work Pulsation and composition prize SOZA (2000) for the work ‘Woodwind quartet’.

Rastislav is the author of orchestral, chamber, and electroacoustic compositions presented in Slovakia and abroad. Besides concert music he composes music for films, television and radio, theatre, dance and pantomimic performances, musicals, songs and music for children. Over last years he has also worked as a music director and arranger of multimedia projects of various artistic styles. He teaches the electroacoustic and film composition at the Conservatory in Bratislava. Among his most important works belong the orchestral ballet “PROMETHEUS” performed in the Opera DJKT in Pilsner, Czech Republic, and orchestral composition “ACTUS for orchestra”.