world premiere "once around the world" for orchestra

21.10.2017

D - Essen, Philharmonie, 16:00 : world premiere of the version for orchestra of Mike Svoboda's Once Around the World  with the Jugendsinfonieorchester of Bochum and the Lucerne Festival Academy Alumni conducted and narrated by Mike Svoboda. Text by Manfred Weiß, animated film by Matthias Daenschel, Andreas Frank audio/video projection.

With Once Around the World,Mike Svoboda takes us on journey around the world and back in time following the tracks of the adventurer and sound-scientist Professor Hoggins. Through historical postcards and shellacks, the many voiced and diverse musical world of 100 years ago comes to life. The musicians on stage transport the music from Europa, Africa, Asia and the USA into the present playing in dialogue with the historical recordings. A sound-adventure for listeners of all ages.

Isang Yun "Der Herr ist meiner Hirte" in Dresden

10.11.2017

D-Dresen, Annenkirche : Mike Svoboda performs with the Dresden Kammerchor Isang Yun's Der Herr ist meiner Hirte for trombone and choir. http://www.dresdner-kammerchor.de/konzertdetails/trauer-und-trost-155.html

der unglaublich spotz premiere in berlin

24.11.2017 - 20.12.2017

D-Berlin, Staatsoper Unter den Linden : premiere of the new production of Der Unglaubliche Spotz "an opera not a fairy tale" for everyone 6 and older by Mike Svoboda (music) and Manfred Weiß (libretto). https://www.staatsoper-berlin.de/de/veranstaltungen/der-unglaubliche-spotz.124/ With further performances to the 2oth of December.

world premiere "apples, bees, and ordnance"

02.12.2017

CH - Basel, Unternehmen Mitte : world premiere of Mike Svoboda's trio Apples, Bees, and Ordnance, written for the Trio Saitenwind with Jonas Tschanz (saxophone), Karolina Öhman (violoncello), and Olivia Steimel (accordion). http://www.saitenwindtrio.de

once around the world

03.12.2017

L - Luxembourg, Philharmonie, 17:00 : Mike Svoboda's Once Around the Worldwith the Lucerne Festival Academy Alumni are conducted by Mike Svoboda, who also narrates the concert with atext by Manfred Weiss and animated film by Matthias Daenschel. 

With Once Around the World,Mike Svoboda takes us on journey around the world and back in time following the tracks of the adventurer and sound-scientist Professor Hoggins. Through historical postcards and shellacks, the many voiced and diverse musical world of 100 years ago comes to life. The musicians on stage transport the music from Europa, Africa, Asia and the USA into the present playing in dialogue with the historical recordings. A sound-adventure for listeners of all ages.

once around the world

04.12.2017

L - Luxembourg, Philharmonie, 11:00 : Mike Svoboda's Once Around the Worldwith the Lucerne Festival Academy Alumni are conducted by Mike Svoboda, who also narrates the concert with atext by Manfred Weiss and animated film by Matthias Daenschel. 

With Once Around the World,Mike Svoboda takes us on journey around the world and back in time following the tracks of the adventurer and sound-scientist Professor Hoggins. Through historical postcards and shellacks, the many voiced and diverse musical world of 100 years ago comes to life. The musicians on stage transport the music from Europa, Africa, Asia and the USA into the present playing in dialogue with the historical recordings. A sound-adventure for listeners of all ages.

premiere of "cartesian rainbow" for percussion solo

18.01.2018

CH-Basel, Gare du Nord : world premiere of Mike Svoboda's Cartesian Rainbow for percussion solo written for Lousia Maxrxen, percussion.

haas trombone concerto in berlin

21.01.2018

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

Isang Yun "Der Herr ist meiner Hirte" in Berlin

27.01.2018

D-Berlin, Jüdisches Museum : Mike Svoboda performs with the Dresden Kammerchor Isang Yun's Der Herr ist meiner Hirte for trombone and choir. http://www.dresdner-kammerchor.de/konzertdetails/trauer-und-trost-155.html

world premiere wittgenstein & twombly

28.01.2018

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

16.04.2018 - 18.04.2018

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