Marco Stroppa is the guest composer of the Finland Summer Festival Time of Music taking place from 6 throughout 11 July in Viitasaari. During the festival a few works of him will be performed as Country premieres (with the exception of Ossia): Ay, there's the rub (Markus Hohti, cello); Nous sommes l'air, pas la terre (Bruno Maurice accordeon, Marc Desmons, alto); Ossia, Seven Strophes for a Literary Drone (Maud Lovett, vl., Marc Desmons, alto, Jean-Luc Ayroles, piano); little i (Hanna Kinnunen, fl. ); Miniature Estrose (Paavali Jumppanen, piano); Perchè non riusciamo a vederla? Cris, appels et clameurs (Helsinki Chamber Choir / Nils Schweckendiek, cond. - Marc Desmons, alto soloist).
Marco Stroppa will also teach at composition course.