world premiere of "Play"

Mike Svoboda's new "orchestral opener" – a powerful, compact work of 10-12 minutes – called Play will be premiered on a tour to Russia by the Jugend Sinfonieorchester Zürich conducted by David Bruchez-Lalli. The composition is a co-commission between the JSOZ and the Neubrandenburger Philharmonie.

Swiss premiere of "Play"

CH-Zurich, Tonhalle : Swiss premiere of Mike Svoboda's "orchestral opener" Play with the Jugend Sinfonieorchester Zürich conducted by David Bruchez-Lalli. The composition is a co-commission between the JSOZ and the Neubrandenburger Philharmonie.

premiere of a new version "Music for Trombone and Orchestra"

D-Mannheim : world premiere of revised version of Mike Svoboda's Music for Trombone and Orchestra with the Deutsche Staatsphilharmonie Rheinland-Pfalz, conducted by Mario Varga, and Mike Svoboda, solo trombone. The new version, among many changes, features the trombone section of the orchestra.

German premiere of "Play"

D-Neubrandenburg, Konzertkirche : German premiere of Mike Svoboda's "orchestral opener" Play with the Neubrandenburger Philharmonie conducted by their chief-conductor Sebastian Tewinkel. The composition is  commissioned as part of Mike Svoboda's artist-in-residency with the Neubrandenburger Philharmonie.