Chief Conductor, Bamberg Symphony
Principal Guest Conductor, Czech Philharmonic
Principal Guest Conductor, Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia

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. The 2019/20 season will see him return to the Berlin Philharmonic and make debuts with The Pittsburgh Symphony, Zurich Opera (a new production of the The Makropulos Case) and the Dutch National Opera (a new production for the Holland Festival of Rusalka with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra).

Press

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

News

Jakub Hrůša Nominated for 2021 Gramophone Award

Jakub Hrůša Nominated for 2021 Gramophone Award

Jakub Hrůša’s recording of Martinů: Violin Concertos Nos. 1 & 2 – Bartók: Sonata for Solo Violin (Bis) with violinist Frank Peter Zimmermann and Bamberger Symphoniker is nominated for the 2021 Gramophone Award in the Best Concerto category. The prestigious award...

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Upcoming Concerts

october 2021

28oct8:00 pmMunich, Germany - Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks - Kabeláč, Britten, Shostakovich8:00 pm Isarphilharmonie

29oct8:00 pmMunich, Germany - Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks - Kabeláč, Britten, Shostakovich8:00 pm Isarphilharmonie

november 2021

04nov7:30 pmCleveland, OH USA - Cleveland Orchestra - Coleridge-Taylor, Elgar, Dvořák7:30 pm Severance Hall

05nov7:30 pmCleveland, OH USA - Cleveland Orchestra - Coleridge-Taylor, Elgar, Dvořák7:30 pm Severance Hall

06nov8:00 pmCleveland, OH USA - Cleveland Orchestra - Coleridge-Taylor, Elgar, Dvořák8:00 pm Severance Hall

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Featured Recording

Mahler: Symphony No. 4

Anna Lucia Richter, mezzo-soprano

Bamberger Symphoniker; Jakub Hrůša, conductor

Accentus Music / 2021

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