Playlist (Two Weeks).

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A weekly tally of memorable things National Sawdust Log editor Steve Smith has stuck in his ears, including the Seattle Symphony Orchestra, Gabriel Kahane, Yarn/Wire, and Séverine Ballon.

Shelley Washington and Gemma Peacocke: Confronting Sexism from Male Allies

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Extending a conversation brought into focus by a Twitter ban, John Hong talks with composers Shelley Washington and Gemma Peacocke about sexist interactions with purported male allies.

On the Record: July 6, 2018

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Canadian sound artist Crys Cole fields questions about 'Two Words,' a mesmerizing, sweetly paradoxical collaboration with Australian singer-songwriter Francis Plagne due July 27 on Black Truffle.

Mamie Minch: Giving Girls the Tools to Succeed

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Brooklyn musician and luthier Mamie Minch talks about her fondness for vintage instruments, how she got her start repairing them, and the ukulele-building camp for girls she'll run at Jalopy Theatre July 16-21.

Brin Solomon: Genders, Voices, and Salt

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Brin Solomon, a composer, performer, and writer, talks to Zoë Madonna about 'Defiant, Majestic, and Beautiful,' a new song cycle about life under transmisogyny they will present at Dixon Place July 10.

Playlist (Debris of Consequence).

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A weekly tally of memorable things National Sawdust Log editor Steve Smith has stuck in his ears, including King Crimson, Francis Plagne & crys cole, John Coltrane, and Magnus Granberg.