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Juraj Valčuha


About this Artist

Chief Conductor of the Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale della RAI, Torino since 2009. He studied composition and conducting in Bratislava, St-Petersburg with Ilya Musin and Paris.

2005 saw his debut with Orchestre National de France. In the following seasons, he has regularly conducted the Philharmonia, Munich and Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestras, Gewandhaus Leipzig, Swedish Radio Orchestra, Staatskapelle Dresden, Orchestre de Paris  In the US he has made debuts  with the Pittsburgh Symphony, Los Angeles Philharmonic, NSO Washington.

In 2011-12 he debuted with the Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam,  Berlin Philharmonic, Cincinnati and Boston Symphony. With his RAI Orchestra he made a tour primarily to the Musikverein Vienna and the Philharmonie in Berlin.

2012-13 mark his debuts with the San Francisco Symphony,  New York Philharmonic, Filarmonica della Scala in Milan, Santa Cecilia Orchestra in Rome, National Arts Centre Ottawa.

His engagements in 2014 and 2015 take him back to the San Francisco, Cincinnati and Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestras, to the Los Angeles Philharmonic and the NSO Washington, as well as the Philharmonia in London. He has debuts with Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal as well as the Wiener Symphoniker and the Konzerthaus Orchester Berlin. On the opera house, he will conduct  Opera productions of Parsifal in the Budapest Opera,   Turandot at Teatro San Carlo Napoli and Jenufa at Teatro Comunale Bologna.

2015/2016 : returns to the New York Philharmonic, San Francisco Symphony, Pittsburgh Symphony, Minnesota Orchestra, NSO Washington, Munich Philharmonic, Philharmonia London , Orchestre de Paris, Czech Philharmonic, Radio orchestras in Frankfurt and Hamburg.