Composing once around the world

27.07.2016 - 04.09.2017

Mike Svoboda is composing a work for orchestra, grammophon, picture postcard and animated film with a text by Manfred Weiß to be premiered in Apirl 2017 at the Lucerne Festival

Darmstädter Ferienkurse für Neue Musik

01.08.2016 - 04.08.2016

D - Darmstadt : Brass Academy @ Darmstadt Ferienkurse with Marco Blaauw (trumpet), Christie Chapmann (horn), and Melvyn Poore (tuba)

Der Alte Muotathaler for Trombone (Alphorn) and Windband


D - Freiburg : Mike Svoboda premieres a new work for trombone (alphorn) and wind band based from Michael Kiedaisch based on the swiss traditional "Der Alte Muotathaler"

Love Hurts in Helsinki


FIN - Helsinki : Premiere of the wind band version of Mike Svoboda's Love Hurts - Carmen Remix with the Guards Band and Vytautas Lukocius, Mike Svoboda, solo trombone 

Georg Friedrich Haas Trombone Concerto


D - Donaueschingen : world premiere of the Trombone Concerto from Georg Friedrich Haas with the SWR-Symphonieorchester under Alejo Pérez, with Mike Svoboda, solo trombone

Signal Brass Festival artist in residence

28.10.2016 - 30.10.2016

SE - Gävle : Signal Brass Festival : artist in residence including Triple Concerto with Tom Poulson (trumpet), Sebastiaan Kemner (trombone), and Ruben Dura de Lamo (tuba) and Love Hurts - Carmen Remix with Mike Svoboda (trombone)

Haas Concerto at Wien Modern


A - Vienna : Wien Modern : the austria premie of the Trombone Concerto by Georg Friedrich Haas with the ORF Sinfonie Orchester, Cornelius Meister, conductor and Mike Svoboda, trombone

workshop duo concert in krems


A - Krems : Krenek Institute : workshop with Mike Svoboda 10:00-17:00 and duo concert with Kirll Zweginstow (piano) and Mike Svoboda (trombone) with works by Ernst Krenek, Kurt Schwertsik, and Karlheinz Stockhausen

Schwertsik Trombone Concerto in Stuttgart


D - Stuttgart : Mike Svoboda gives the german premiere of the Trombone Concerto by Kurt Schwertsik called "Mix Feelings" with the Staatsorchester Stuttgart under Dennis Russel Davis