Zeitkratzer – James Tenney [old school] (Zeitkratzer; 2010)
> Critical Band; Harmonium #2; Koan: Having Never Written a Note for Percussion
James Tenney – Harmonium – Scoradatura Ensemble (New World; 2018)
> Harmonium #1; For 12 Strings (rising); Two Koans and a Canon; Voice(s); Blues for Annie
James Tenney – Forms 1-4 – Ensemble Musifabrik (hat[now]ART; 2002)
> Form 1 in Memoriam Edgard Varèse; Edgard Varèse – Octandre; Form 2 in Memoriam John Cage; John Cage – Seven; Form 3 in Memoriam Stefan Wolpe; Stefan Wolpe – Piece; Form 4 in Memoriam Morton Feldman; Morton Feldman – Numbers
A.F. Jones – for eschrichtiidae (omniana) (taâlem; 2019)
Skryptor – Luminous Volumes (Skin Graft; 2019)
Motion Sickness of Time Travel – Subterranean (Adversary Electronics; 2019)
Ornamental Hairpin – Camus in Japan (Adversary Electronics; 2019)
Alvin Curran – Dead Beats – Reinier (Moving Furniture; due May 14, 2019)
> Inner Cities No. 9 (“9-11-01”); Dead Beats
Eva-Maria Houben – Erwartung 1 und 2 (Second Editions; due April 12, 2019)
Catherine Lamb – Atmospheres Transparent/Opaque – Ensemble Dedalus (New World; 2019)
> Overlays Transparent/Opaque; Prisma Interius IX
Alex Weiser – and all the days were purple – Eliza Bagg, Lee Dionne, Maya Bennardo, Hannah Levinson, Hannah Collins, Mike Compitello (Cantaloupe Music; due April 12, 2019)
> and all the days were purple; Three Epitaphs
Maryanne Amacher – Petra – Marianne Schroeder, Stefan Tcherepnin (Blank Forms; 2019)
Peter Garland – Nana + Victorio (Avant; 1992)
> Nana + Victorio – William Winant; Peñasco Blanco – Julie Steinberg, William Winant
Peter Garland – The Birthday Party – Aki Takahashi (New World; 2017)
> The Birthday Party; Blessingway; Amulet (After Roberto Bolaño)
Peter Garland – String Quartets Nos. 1 & 2 – Apartment House (Cold Blue; 2009)
Peter Garland – After the Wars – Sarah Cahill (Cold Blue; 2015)
Peter Garland – Waves Breaking on Rocks (New World; 2011)
> Waves Breaking on Rocks – Aki Takahashi; Roque Dalton Songs – John Duykers, Santa Fe New Music/John Kennedy
Anna Thorvaldsdottir – Aequa – International Contemporary Ensemble/Steven Schick (Sono Luminus; 2018)
> Scape; Spectra; Aequilibria; Sequences; Illumine; Reflections; Fields
Charlie Haden/Carla Bley – The Ballad of the Fallen (ECM; 1983)
John Hollenbeck – Songs We Like a Lot (Sunnyside; 2015)
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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