Chief Conductor – Bamberg Symphony

Principal Guest Conductor – Philharmonia Orchestra

Principal Guest Conductor – Czech Philharmonic

Jakub Hrůša

Born in the Czech Republic, Jakub Hrůša is Chief Conductor of the Bamberg Symphony, Principal Guest Conductor of the Philharmonia Orchestra, and Principal Guest Conductor of the Czech Philharmonic.

He is a frequent guest with many of the world’s greatest orchestras, and in addition to his titled positions enjoys close relationships with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, Mahler Chamber Orchestra, Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin, Orchestre philharmonique de Radio France, The Cleveland Orchestra, New York Philharmonic, Chicago Symphony, and Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra.  The 2018/19 season will see him make debuts with the Berlin Philharmonic, Bavarian Radio Symphony, Orchestre de Paris and NHK Symphony.


Jakub Hruša’s sensational conducting reinforces the vivacity and stylishness: the London Philharmonic sound brilliantly effervescent under his baton and a score too often taken for granted comes thrillingly alive. [On Glyndebourne’s ‘Carmen’]

The Times

Jakub Hrůša led a fiery, passionate account of Bizet’s score, dripping with drama. [On Glyndebourne’s ‘Carmen’]

– Bachtrack


Jakub Hrůša Nominated for the 2019 Ceny Anděl Awards

Jakub Hrůša and Bamberger Symphoniker are nominated for the 2019 Best Classical Album Ceny Anděl Coca-Cola Awards (Angel Coca-Cola Awards) for their Supraphon release, Dvořák, Martinů: Piano Concertos with Ivo Kahánek. The Czech Republic’s “Grammy®” Award will be...

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Upcoming Concerts

march 2020

03mar8:00 pmCZECH PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA - FRANKFURT8:00 pm Alte Oper Frankfurt

04mar8:00 pmCZECH PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA - COLOGNE8:00 pm Kölner Philharmonie

06mar8:00 pmCZECH PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA - STUTTGART8:00 pm Kultur- & Kongresszentrum Liederhalle

07mar8:00 pmCZECH PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA - Friedrichshafen8:00 pm Graf-Zeppelin-Haus

08mar8:00 pmCZECH PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA - FREIBURG8:00 pm Freiburg Concert Hall

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