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 Returns to the Cleveland Orchestra

Jakub Hrůša will return to conduct the Cleveland Orchestra in November 2019. Their previous collaborations have received acclaim from audiences and the press. Sam Jacobson, writing in Bachtrack, praises conductor and orchestra’s “incandescent chemistry”...

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Jakub Hrůša’s BBC Proms Performance Receives Rave Reviews

Jakub Hrůša conducted the Bamberg Symphony Orchestra and violinist Joshua Bell at the BBC Proms on 20 July. The programme featured Dvořák’s Violin Concerto in A minor, with Bell; and Smetana’s Má vlast. Richard Morrison writes in The Times, “So far I have...

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Upcoming Concerts

november 2019

22nov11:00 amNew York Philharmonic - Saint-Saëns and Dvořák11:00 am New York Philharmonic - David Geffen Hall

23nov8:00 pmNew York Philharmonic - Saint-Saëns and Dvořák8:00 pm New York Philharmonic - David Geffen Hall

december 2019

05dec7:00 pmOrchestre Philharmonique de Radio France - DAPHNIS AND CHLOÉ, EMMANUEL KRIVINE7:00 pm Radio France - Maison de la radio - Foyer F

06dec8:00 pmOrchestre Philharmonique de Radio France - MAHLER, TITAN8:00 pm Grand Auditorium

08dec3:00 pmPhilharmonia Orchestra - JAKUB HRŮŠA CONDUCTS MOZART AND BEETHOVEN3:00 pm Royal Festival Hall

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