Johannes Fritzsch is currently the Principal Guest Conductor of the Queensland Symphony Orchestra, having previously served as their Chief Conductor (2008-2014) and as their Principal Conductor and Artistic Adviser (2021-2022). Since 2018, he has held the position of Principal Guest Conductor of the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra.
From 2006 – 2013 he was Chief Conductor and Artistic Director of the Oper Graz, Grazer Philharmonisches Orchester (Austria).
He regularly conducts all the major Australasian orchestras as well as leading productions for Opera Australia and the state opera companies; in June 2019, he joined the Queensland Conservatorium, Griffith University as Professor of Opera and Orchestral Studies.
You can see Johannes Fritzsch in action on Thursday 2 May at The New Zealand Herald Premier Series: Bach & Bruckner