John Capek has achieved international acclaim as a composer, songwriter, keyboard player, producer, arranger and scorer for feature films and television.

Rod Stewart leads the list of popular music icons who have recorded Capek compositions. Others include Bonnie Raitt, Cher, Diana Ross, Joe Cocker, Toto, Chicago, Isaac Hayes, Olivia Newton John, Little River Band, Heart, Manhattan Transfer and Amanda Marshall.
John Capek’s most performed award winning songs include : “Rhythm of My Heart”, ”This”, ”Soul on Soul” and “Carmelia”. Capek’s most performed productions include Dan Hill’s Billboard hit duet with Vonda Sheppard, “Can’t We Try” as well as work with Ken Tobias, Gene McLellan, Good Brothers and Downchild. As a keyboard player, John has recorded with Diana Ross, Olivia Newton John, Ian Thomas, Marc Jordan, Dan Hill, Kermit, The Chipmunks, The Simpsons and countless other international performers.
John’s songs are heard in the feature films, “A Perfect Storm”, “Cocktail”, “Blown Away” and many others.
"Rhythm of my Heart" was recently performed as part of the opening ceremony for the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
The audience included 1.5 people around the world as well as Queen Elizabeth.

John's educational work has included multiple workshops for the SAC, he was a founding faculty member of the songwriting department of the RCM, taught at the Berklee School of Music and the NSAI as well as many other organizations.
For more information go to www.johncapek.com


I've been a fan of John's music for many years. He's one of the deepest, most talented and soulful writers I know and I find myself listening to his albums for inspiration and pleasure all the time.
- Bonnie Raitt