Andrea Borghi – Sostrato (Marginal Frequency; 2017)
Jeanne Lee with Ran Blake – The Newest Sound You Never Heard (A-Side; 1966-67/2019)
David Torn/Tim Berne/Ches Smith – Sun of Goldfinger (ECM; due March 1, 2019. Audio samples coming soon.)
Dead & Company – Playing In The Sand, Riviera Maya, MX 2/18/18 (Los Muertos/Rhino; 2019)
Pete Swanson – Eliminated Artist – Yarn/Wire (Distributed Objects; 2015)
> Corrections; Eliminated Artist
John Butcher with Toshimaru Nakamura – Cavern with Nightlife (Weight of Wax; 2004)
Jon Mueller – House Blessing (Rhythmplex; 2019)
Richard Strauss – Also sprach Zarathustra; Gustav Holst – The Planets – Joseph Silverstein, New England Conservatory Chorus, Boston Symphony Orchestra/William Steinberg (Deutsche Grammophon; 1971/2001)
Giovanni Lami & Glauco Salvo – Ife (Dinzu Artefacts; 2019)
Fabio Perletta – Hesitant (Dinzu Artefacts; 2019)
Giovanni Lami – Opale (Dinzu Artefacts; 2016)
John Adams – “I am old and I cannot sleep” (from Nixon in China) – Sanford Sylvan, Houston Grand Opera Orchestra/John DeMain (YouTube; 1987)
Sanford Sylvan – Beloved That Pilgrimage – David Breitman (Nonesuch; 1991)
> Theodore Chanler – Eight Epitaphs; Samuel Barber – Hermit Songs; Aaron Copland – Twelve Poems of Emily Dickinson
M. Lamar with the Living Earth Show – Lordship and Bondage: The Birth of the Negro Superman (Negrogothic; due Feb. 15, 2019)
Gil Sansón/Lance Austin Olsen – Works on Paper (Elsewhere; 2019)
Wang Lu – Urban Inventory (New Focus; 2018)
> Urban Inventory – Third Sound Ensemble/Patrick Castillo; Wailing – Holland Symfonia/Hans Leedners; Backstory – Alarm Will Sound/Alan Pierson; Cross-Around – Le Nouvel Ensemble Moderne/Lorraine Vaillancourt; Cloud Intimacy – International Contemporary Ensemble/Ross Karre; past beyond – Ensemble Intercontemporain/Susanna Mälkki
Jonathan McHugh and Mark Wastell – The Great Hall (Confront; 2019)
The Residents – Eskimo (Ralph/Cherry Red; 1979/2019)
Luc Ferrari – Music Promenade (Wergo; 1969/2012)
David Behrman – On the Other Ocean (Lovely Music; 1978/2019. Audio samples here.)
Michael Pisaro – Nature Denatured and Found Again (Gravity Wave; due Feb. 15, 2019)
This week's tally of memorable things National Sawdust Log editor Steve Smith has stuck in his ears includes selections featuring Alvin Curran, Linda Catlin Smith, Lea Bertucci, and Chris Forsyth.
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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 Rew, Christian Wolff, Ellen Arkbro, and John Zorn.
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Ahead of Linda May Han Oh's National Sawdust show May 16, watch a video premiere from her new album, 'Aventurine,' which finds the bassist, composer, and bandleader celebrating creativity and evolution.
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