Chief Conductor – Bamberg Symphony

Principal Guest Conductor – Philharmonia Orchestra

Permanent Guest Conductor – Czech Philharmonic
Principal Guest Conductor – Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra

Jakub Hrůša

Born in the Czech Republic and described by Gramophone as ‘on the verge of greatness’, Jakub Hrůša is Chief Conductor of Bamberg Symphony, Principal Guest Conductor of the Philharmonia Orchestra, Permanent Guest Conductor of the Czech Philharmonic, Principal Guest Conductor of Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra, and served as Music Director and Chief Conductor of PKF-Prague Philharmonia from 2009-2015.


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 Acclaimed for an Outstanding 2017

Jakub Hrůša has gone from strength to strength in 2017, astounding critics and audiences alike. Hrůša has showcased his prowess and innovation, winning critical acclaim in his Chicago Symphony Orchestra debut back in May. This performance firmly placed him among the...

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Upcoming Concerts

Date City Venue Country
25/06/18 Tokyo Bamberg Symphony / Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Japan
Time: 8:00pm.
26/06/18 Tokyo Bamberg Symphony / Suntory Hall Japan
Time: 8:00pm.
29/06/18 Tokyo Bamberg Symphony / Suntory Hall Japan
Time: 8:00pm. Gustav Mahler: “Symphony No. 3 in D minor”

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