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Jakub Hrůša renews contract as Chief conductor of Bamberg symphony

Following a signing ceremony earlier today at the Bavarian Ministry of Arts in Munich, IMG Artists is very pleased to announce that Jakub Hrůša’s contract as Chief Conductor of Bamberg Symphony has been renewed for a further five years through 2026. Since beginning his tenure in 2016, Hrůša and the Bamberg Symphony have won acclaim for their recording of Smetana’s Má Vlast as well as for their adventurous programming and the exceptional quality of their performances both at home in Bamberg and further afield.

Bamberg Symphony Orchestra awarded the »Best Concert Program«

Once a year, the German Music Publishers Association awards a prize for the »Best Concert Program« of the current season. This year, the Bamberg Symphony were honored out of 130 German professional orchestras. Also Minister of Arts Prof. dr. Marion Kiechle congratulated on this special award, which has been awarded annually since 1991. The press release of the association can be found here!



Audience orchestra of Bamberg Symphony

On 23.09.2018, the 25th anniversary of the Bamberg Concert Hall, the first play along concert of Bamberg Symphony will take place. Join in and play music by Dvořák, Grieg and Brahms with musicians of the Bamberger Symphoniker under the direction of Chief conductor Jakub Hrůša. Anyone who wants to play together at an artistically high level can play along. Prerequisite for participation is an advanced level of playing, safe reading of scores and orchestral experience.