Prague Symphony Orchestra
The Prague Symphony Orchestra is the official orchestra of the capital city Prague. The orchestra is a leading Czech musical ensemble with an established and renowned international reputation. It contributes signiﬁcantly to the concert scene in the Czech capital and at the same time promotes Czech culture abroad. The orchestra was founded in 1934; the abbreviation FOK stands for Film Opera Koncert, which were the ensemble’s original focuses.
In 2014 the orchestra celebrated 80 years of its existence. Pietari Inkinen assumed the role of Chief Conductor of the Prague Symphony Orchestra in September 2015.