We're delighted to announce British conductor Jules Buckley as new Chief Conductor of Metropole Orchestra

Jules Buckley: “I was thrilled to be invited to become the Chief Conductor of the Metropole Orchestra, and look forward to building on the successes that we have had together across the past few years.  As one of the world’s leading non-classical orchestras, the stage is set for Metropole to continue to work with established artists, while we seek out new and contemporary artists who have the ambition to hear their work performed on an orchestral scale.”

Marc Altink, MD of the Metropole Orchestra: “Jules is an energetic young conductor who knows exactly what the Metropole Orchestra needs. With him as our Chief we will further develop our artistic profile and move towards the forefront of renewal of audiences in pop music and jazz. We are all very excited about his appointment.”

Find out more about Jules and read the full press release here.