and upcoming projects include a work for clarinetist Martin Adámek's trio Sen Tegmento, a work for mandolin and guitar,
commissioned by Duo Ahlert & Schwab, a concerto for viola and strings,
commissioned by Ensemble Metamorphosis, the soundtrack for a new Slovak
movie, titled The Loft, a solo piece for violin virtuoso Milan Paľa, and
a new work for German accordionist Manuel Wagner.
Some of Peter Machajdík's chamber music was included in the Opening Ceremony on the occasion of the Slovak presidency of the Council of the European Union on the Danube river in Bratislava on June 30, 2016.
The international MELOS ETHOS festival has commissioned Peter Machajdík to compose a new work for string quartet and electronics. The 12 minute piece, titled 'Seas and Deserts' was premiered by Mucha Quartet at the Slovak Philharmonic in Bratislava on 8 November 2015.
Machajdík has recently finished the soundtrack for 'Wild Slovakia', a new nature documentary directed by Tomáš Hulík and Jan Haft. The film was created for RTVS, ARTE, WDR and BR. He has also created a sound-based artwork for the Belianska Cave in the High Tatra mountains.
Azyl Records has recently released The Immanent Velvet, a CD including the world premiere recordings of Peter's new chamber music. Musicians appearing on the album are among others pianists Fero Király, Dušan Šujan, Daniel Garel, Valentina Casesa, Eva Pekárová and Robert Mulch, harpist Floraleda Sacchi, clarinet virtuoso Guido Arbonelli and cellist Piero Salvatori, the gifted young guitarist Ondrej Veselý, and the Ján Pöschl Youth Orchestra with Anita Mirossayová conducting. The new album also includes voices of the London-based sound artist Dawn Scarfe, French visual artist Caroline Bouissou, Finish poet Katariina Vuorinen, and Korean pianist Eunjoo Noh.