ROCO – Visions Take Flight (Innova; due Nov. 16, 2018)
> Karim Al-Zand – Visions from Another World; Reena Esmail – Teen Murti for String Orchestra; Derek Bermel – Murmurations; Anthony DiLorenzo – Jabberwocky; Marcus Maroney – Concerto for Chamber Orchestra; Anthony DiLorenzo – Anthem of Hope: Houston Strong
Lotta Wennäkoski – Flounce; Andrew Norman – Suspend; Igor Stravinsky – Le sacre du printemps – Conrad Tao, Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra/Susanna Mälkki (Sveriges Radio AB; 2018. Listen to the broadcast here.)
Phill Niblock – nothin to look at just a record – James Fulkerson, Jon English (India Navigation/Superior Viaduct; 1982/2018)
Alvin Curran – Canti e Vedute del Giardino Magnetico – Margherita Benetti, Alvin Curran (Ananda/Superior Viaduct; 1975/2018)
Louis Andriessen – Gigantic Dancing Human Machine – Bang on a Can All-Stars, Icebreaker, etc. (Cantaloupe Music; 2003)
> Workers Union; Hoketus; Hout
Jacob Druckman – Lamia – Lucy Shelton, Boston Modern Orchestra Project/Gil Rose (BMOPsound; 2013)
> That Quickening Pulse; Delizie Contente che l’Alme Beate; Nor Spell Nor Charm; Suite from Médée; Lamia
Various artists – Bang on a Can Live, Vol. 1 (CRI Emergency Music; 1994)
> Tom Johnson – Failing, A Very Difficult Piece for String Bass – Robert Black; William Doerrfeld – Evening Chant; Scott Lindroth – Relations to Rigor; Julia Wolfe – The Vermeer Room – Nouvel Ensemble Moderne/Lorraine Vaillancourt; Evan Ziporyn – LUV Time; Allison Cameron – Two Bits; Michael Gordon – Strange Quiet – Michael Gordon Philharmonic
Cassandra Miller – O Zomer! (Another Timbre; 2018)
> O Zomer! – Apartment House; Philip the Wanderer – Philip Thomas; For Mira – Mira Benjamin; Duet for Cello and Orchestra – Charles Curtis, BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra/Ilan Volkov
Keith Rowe/Toshimaru Nakamura – Weather Sky (Erstwhile; 2001)
This week in On the Record, the violinist Jennifer Koh turns a pair of boundary-defying recitals into a compelling new album. Plus, dozens of listings for new and upcoming releases.
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This week's tally of memorable things Log editor Steve Smith has stuck in his ears includes selections featuring Éliane Radigue, John Cage, Alan Gilbert with the NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester, and Kaija Saariaho.
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This week in On the Record: Boston pianist and new-music advocate Sarah Bob shows her range on a revealing new solo CD. Plus, dozens of listings for new and forthcoming recordings.
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