Hungarian-born conductor Ádám Fischer graduated from the Conservatory in Budapest and continued his further studies in Vienna. He is a sought-after conductor within both the opera and concert repertoire and has collaborated with a large number of leading international concert and opera houses; including the Vienna State Opera, La Scala, Metropolitan, the Vienna Philharmonic and the London Philharmonic.
In 1998, he was appointed Principal Conductor of the DR Danish Chamber Orchestra (since January 2015 Danish Chamber Orchestra) and he remains a strong initiator of the orchestra’s work and concert activities both in Denmark and internationally. From 2015/2016, Ádám Fischer was also appointed Principal Conductor of the Düsseldorfer Symphony Orchestra.
In 2019, Ádám Fischer was nominated for the BBC Music Magazine Award 2019 for best classic recording, that of Mahler’s 1st symphony with the Düsseldorfer Symphonics.