Grasshopper – Miles in the Sky (Baked Tapes; 2009)
Current 93 – The Light Is Leaving Us All (Jnana; 2018)
Vanessa Rossetto – you & i are earth (Tone Glow; 2019)
George Benjamin – Written on Skin – Barbara Hannigan, Bejun Mehta, Christopher Purves, Rebecca Jo Loeb, Allan Clayton, Mahler Chamber Orchestra/George Benjamin; Duet for Piano and Orchestra – Pierre-Laurent Aimard, Mahler Chamber Orchestra/George Benjamin (Nimbus; 2013)
Annea Lockwood – A Sound Map of the Danube (Lovely Music; 2008. Audio samples here.)
Richard Wagner – Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg – Michael Volle, Roberto Saccà, Anna Gabler, Monika Bohinec, Peter Sonn, Markus Werba, Georg Zeppenfeld, Vienna State Opera Chorus, Vienna Philharmonic/Daniele Gatti (Euroarts; 2014)
This week's tally of memorable things National Sawdust Log editor Steve Smith has stuck in his ears includes selections featuring Dale Trumbore, Turning Jewels into Water, the Caretaker, and Jason Lescalleet.
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This week in "On the Record," Turning Jewels into Water transforms bewitching rhythms into a drum beat of protest, resistance, and hope. Plus, dozens of listings for new and upcoming releases.
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Preview 'La Fine del Futuro,' the second album by Simon Hanes and his versatile pop ensemble Tredici Bacci, coming March 8 on NNA Tapes—streaming in its entirety exclusively on National Sawdust Log.
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