27.11.2014 (Donnerstag)

davies in bern

CH-Bern, Dampfzentrale : two music theater works from Peter Maxwell Davies with ensemble zone expérimentale basel (students of the MA contemporary music program from the University of Music Basel) under the direction of Mike Svoboda. Miss Donnithorne's Maggot with Anne-May Krüger, mezzo soprano, and Eight Songs for a Mad King with Carl Rosman, voice. Stage direction by Marcelo Gama, musical direction, MikeSvoboda https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gRDsu7S3iGg & https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Y2gKK9GO9g
07.12.2014 (Sonntag)

robin hood in lindau

D-Lindau: Robin Hood - zu gut um wahr zu sein (Robin Hood - to good to be true) a scenic concert commissioned by the Lucerne Festival Young, for mezzo soprano and brass quintet. Anne-May Krüger (voice), Sonus Brass. Music by Mike Svoboda after motives by John Dowland (1563-1626). Manfred Weiss (libretto), Marcelo Gama (stage direction).

12.12.2014 (Freitag)

stenschke-svoboda basel nono

CH-Basel, Musikakademie, "Stile" Symposium : Luigi Nono Post-Pre-Ludium per Donau for tuba and live electronics. With Holger Stenschke (live-electronics) and Mike Svoboda (tuba)

08.02.2015 (Sonntag)

benedict mason sackbut concerto in stuttgart

D- Stuttgart : Germany premiere of the Sackbut Concerto by Benedict Mason at the ECLAT Festival. Mike Svoboda (sackbut) performs with the Radio Symphony Orchester Stuttgart. No conductor is needed!

08.03.2015 (Sonntag)

balz trümpy cd

CH-Basel, Gare du Nord : concert and cd presentation of the trio for saxophone, trombone and piano by Balz Trümpy. With Marcus Weiss (sax), Mike Svoboda (tbn), and Jürg Henneberger (piano).

20.03.2015 (Freitag)

salzburg solo

A-Salzburg, Salzburg Bienalle Festival : Mike Svoboda solo program with works from Scelsi, Berio, Cage, Lachenmann, Globokar, Feldman, and Mike Svoboda.

13.04.2015 (Montag)

berio in berlin

D-Berlin, Konzerthaus : Sequenza V for solo trombone from Luciano Berio performed by Mike Svoboda in the series "Zweimal hören" with Arno Lücker, moderation.

17.04.2015 (Freitag)

triple concerto premiere

D-Cottbus, Staatstheater Cottbus : premiere of a triple concerto written by Mike Svoboda for trumpet, trombone, tuba and orchestra with the Philharmonisches Orchester des Staatstheater Cottbus under the direction of Evan Christ, and the three winners of the 2013 Aeolus competition: Tom Poulson (trumpet), Sebastiaan Kemner (trombone), and Ruben Dura de Lamo (tuba).

19.04.2015 (Sonntag)

triple concerto premiere

D-Cottbus, Staatstheater Cottbus : triple concerto written by Mike Svoboda for trumpet, trombone, tuba and orchestra with the Philharmonisches Orchester des Staatstheater Cottbus under the direction of Evan Christ, and the three winners of the 2013 Aeolus competition: Tom Poulson (trumpet), Sebastiaan Kemner (trombone), and Ruben Dura de Lamo (tuba).

20.04.2015 (Montag)

entrance exams MA new music performance

20.04.2015 - 21.04.2015

CH-Basel : entrance exams for the MA studies in performance of contempary music at the University of Music Basel

http://www.hsm-basel.ch/studienangebot.php

24.04.2015 (Freitag)

pascal dusapin

24.04.2015 - 30.04.2015

F-Nantes, and beyond : Mike Svoboda on tour performing the trombone concerto by Pascal Dusapin called WATT with the Orchestre National ds Pays de la Loire under the direction of Pascal Rophé.

01.05.2015 (Freitag)

new choir piece for kultur & volk

01.05.2015 - 03.05.2015

CH-Basel, under the Rhein bridge : premiere and preformances of a new work for choir and instruments by Mike Svoboda commissioned by the choir Kultur und Volk, Basel under the direction of Jean-Christophe Groffe

09.05.2015 (Samstag)

luminous flux in Zürich

CH-Wintertur, Alter Stadthaussaal Winterthur, festival musica aperta : Luminous Flux for 8 voices and percussion by Mike Svoboda after a text from Leonardo da Vinci. With Ensemble Thélème (www.theleme.ch) Ensemble SoloVoices (www.solovoices.ch) and Dominik Dolega, percussion.

23.05.2015 (Samstag)

solo in goslar

D-Goslar : solo recital

26.05.2015 (Dienstag)

class recital

CH-Basel, Musikakademie : class recital of the trombone class of Mike Svoboda at the University of Music, Basel. Kevin Austin, Felix del Tredici, Jon Roskilly, and Damián Stepaniuk, trombones.

11.06.2015 (Donnerstag)

abschluss festival 2015

11.06.2015 - 13.06.2015

CH-Basel,Hochschule für Musik : festival zone expérmentale with the performers of the class of 2015 studying masters of arts in contemporary music performance and many guests. 8 concerts in all!

26.06.2015 (Freitag)

heidenheim artist in residence

26.06.2015 - 28.06.2015

D-Heidenheim: Festival Zeitzeugen / Mike Svoboda artist-in-residence