Fred Hersch Trio – Live in Europe (Palmetto; 2018)
Long Distance Poison – Astro Topol (Deep Distance; 2018)
Judd Greenstein – In Teaching Others We Teach Ourselves – Nadia Sirota; In Teaching Others We Teach Ourselves (remix) – Son Lux (New Amsterdam; 2012)
Florence Price – Piano Concerto in One Movement; Symphony in E minor – Karen Walwyn, New Black Music Repertory Ensemble/Leslie B. Dunner (Albany; 2011)
Matt Hannafin – John Cage: Four Realizations for Solo Percussion (Notice Recordings; 2018)
> c Ȼomposed Improvisation for One-Sided Drums with or without Jangles; Variations III; Variations II; One4
Philip White – angels (self-released; 2018)
Maria Finkelmeier – A Line That Terminates at the Present (self-released; 2018)
> Without Voices; To Know No – Kadence Ensemble; Insomnia Suite – Maria Finkelmeier; A Line That Terminates at the Present – Maria Finkelmeier, Tim Hall; Come With Me; The Solution – MASARY Studios
Sun Ra and His Arkestra – Sun Ra with Pharoah Sanders & Black Harold (Saturn/Cosmic Myth; 1976/2018)
King Crimson– McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, May 4, 1974 (DGMLive; 2018. Audio samples here.)
Marillion – Clutching at Straws (EMI/Parlophone; 1987/2018)
Anthony Braxton – Eight Improvisations (Trio) 2014 (Tubapede; 2018)
György Kurtág – Fin de partie – Frode Olsen, Leigh Melrose, Hilary Summers, Leonardo Cortellazzi, Teatro alla Scala Orchestra/Markus Stenz (RAI Radio 3 live webcast; 2018. Listen here… but probably not for long.)
Reinier van Houdt with David Tibet – Igitur Carbon Copies (Hallow Ground; 2018)
Wayne Horvitz – The Snowghost Sessions (Songlines; 2018)
Kevin Drumm – The Gas Bill EP (self-released; 2018)
Stefan Mathieu – Radiance IX-XII (Schwebung; 2016-18)
This week's tally of memorable things National Sawdust Log editor Steve Smith has stuck in his ears includes selections featuring Unsuk Chin, Minor Pieces, Regular Music, and Formanex.
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This week in On the Record, listen to (and watch) an exclusive premiere of a track from Phase Eclipse, a new album by Amirtha Kidambi and Lea Bertucci due in November on Astral Spirits.
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This week in On the Record: new arrivals from John Croft, Kris Davis, Jessica Meyer, Minor Pieces, Jessica Pavone, Tomeka Reid, and Michael Vincent Waller, plus updated listings for dozens of upcoming releases.
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