composing "wittgenstein & twombly" saxophone concerto

08/17/2017 - 09/16/2017

Commissioned by the Musikakademie Basel celebrating its 150th jubilee in collaboration with the festival ECLAT in Stuttgart, Mike Svoboda is writing a concerto for the saxophonist Marcus Weiss. World premiere is on January 28th, 2018 in Basel with a following performance a few days later in Stuttgart.

roland moser quartet premiere


CH - Basel, Festival Zeiträume – world premiere of a new work by Roland Moser performed by Marcus Weiss (saxophone), Jürg Henneberger (piano), Edicson Ruiz (double bass), and Mike Svoboda (trombone)

world premiere "once around the world" for orchestra


D - Essen, Philharmonie : world premiere of the version for orchestra of Mike Svoboda's Once Around the World  with the Jugendsinfonieorchester of Bochum conducted and narrated by Mike Svoboda.

haas trombone concerto in berlin


D - Berlin, Ultraschaal Festival : Mike Svobod plays the Trombone Concerto by Georg Friedrich Haas at the Ultraschall Festival.

world premiere wittgenstein & twombly


CH - Basel : world premiere of Mike Svoboda's Saxophone Concerto Wittgenstein & Twombly with Marcus Weiss, saxophone, the Basel Sinfonietta under the direction of Baldur Brönnimann.

haas trombone concerto in basel

04/16/2018 - 04/18/2018

D - Basel : Mike Svoboda plays the Trombone Concerto by Georg Friedrich Haas with the Symphony Orchester Basel, Ivor Bolton, conductor.