Keith Tippett – The Nine Dances of Patrick O’Gonogon (Discus Music; 2016)
Jerome Kitzke – The Character of American Sunlight (Koch International Classics/Innova; 1999/2013)
> Mad Coyote Madly Sings; A Keening Wish – The Mad Coyote/Brad Lubman; The Animist Child – Jerome Kitzke; The Big Gesture – The Mad Coyote; Breath and Bone – Guy Klucevsek, Jerome Kitzke; We Need to Dream All This Again – The Mad Coyote/Brad Lubman; The Character of American Sunlight – Essential Music
Julia Holter – Aviary (Domino; due Oct. 26, 2018)
N. Chambers – Itinerant Pattern (Longform Editions; 2018)
Caterina Barbieri – Sogno Che Suona (Longform Editions; 2018)
Saariselka – Ceres (Longform Editions; 2018)
Paul Mac & Andy Rantzen – The Currawong Shall Return (Longform Editions; 2018)
Louis Andriessen – Tao – Tomoko Mukaiyama, ASKO Ensemble & Schönberg Ensemble/Reinbert de Leeuw (YouTube; 2005)
Ursula K. LeGuin & Todd Barton – Music and Poetry of the Kesh (Valley Productions/Freedom to Spend; 1985/2018)
Todd Barton – Multum in Parvo (Blue Tapes; 2018)
Leon Kirchner – Music for Orchestra – Boston Modern Orchestra Project/Gil Rose (BMOPsound; 2018)
> Sinfonia in Two Parts; Toccata for Strings, Solo Winds, and Percussion; Music for Orchestra; Orchestra Piece (Music for Orchestra II); The Forbidden
Anna Thorvaldsdottir – Aequa – International Contemporary Ensemble/Steven Schick (Sono Luminus; due Nov. 16, 2018)
> Scape; Spectra; Aequilibria; Sequences; Illumine; Reflections; Fields
Nordic Affect – H e (a) r (Sono Luminus; due Oct. 26, 2018)
> Halla Steinunn Steffánsdóttir – H e (a) r I-VII; María Huld Markan Sigfúsdóttir – Spirals; Mirjam Tally – Warm Life at the Foot of the Iceberg; Anna Thorvaldsdottir – Reflections; Impressions; Hildur Guðnadóttir – Point of Departure; María Huld Markan Sigfúsdóttir – Loom
Henning Christiansen – Konstruktioner (Paula; 1982)
> Perceptive Constructions – ensemble/Thomas Jensen; Den Rokadiske – Carl Nielsen Kvartetten; Und Ein Engel Ging Vorbei – Jens Schou, Carl Nielsen Kvartetten; Den Arkadiske – Peder Elbæk, Rosalind Bevan
Stefan Mathieu – Radiance VI: Kepler (from Radiance) (Schwebung; 2016-18)
Giuseppe Verdi – Don Carlo – Montserrat Caballé, Shirley Verrett, Plácido Domingo, Ruggero Raimondi, Sherrill Milnes, Ambrosian Opera Chorus, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden/Carlo Maria Giulini (EMI Classics; 1971/2000)
This week's tally of memorable things National Sawdust Log editor Steve Smith has stuck in his ears includes selections featuring Japanese ambient music, NbN, Paul DeMarinis, and Rajna Swaminathan.
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This week in "On the Record," the enterprising experimentalists of Yarn/Wire issue the fifth volume in their essential 'Currents' series—collect all six! Plus, dozens of listings for new and upcoming releases.
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This week's tally of memorable things National Sawdust Log editor Steve Smith has stuck in his ears includes selections featuring Michael Pisaro, David Sanford, Laura Cannell, and Edmund Finnis.
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This week in "On the Record," the quietly revolutionary guitarist and composer Michael Gregory Jackson returns with a vivid new album, recorded with a spry Danish band. Plus, dozens of listings for new and upcoming releases.
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