Managing Director Mark Flanighan said: "I'm honestly delighted with the way Cristian has blended into FOK Marketing.
IT tutor Sam Beel, of Redcar & Cleveland College, said: "We're delighted that Cristian is getting on so well at FOK Marketing.
The leaders of the orchestra had fruit-less negotiations with the Prague City Hall in an attempt to secure better material conditions, and there was even talk of moving the FOK to Karlovy Vary.
On the 1st of January 1952 the FOK Orchestra was placed under the Central National Committee of the City of Prague and expanded to 82 musicians.
The title still applies today, but for people abroad it is too complicated and unmemorable a name, and even here it became usual to call FOK the Prague Symphonics.
FOK did a huge amount of work to promote Czech music culture and also awareness of the existence of a Czechoslovakia, a small state in the heart of Europe.
In 2001 he left to become director of the Prague Spring and was replaced at the head of the FOK by Mgr.
He left a permanent mark on Czech musical life, and headed the FOK for a full 36 years (up to 1972).