Antonio Vivaldi – L’Olimpiade – Sara Mingardo, Roberta Invernizzi, Sonia Prina, Marianna Kulikova, Laura Giordano, Riccardo Novaro, Sergio Foresti, Concerto Italiano/Rinaldo Alessandrini (Naïve; 2003)
Kaija Saariaho – True Fire; Ciel d’hiver; Trans – Gerald Finley, Xavier de Maistre, Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra/Hannu Lintu (Ondine; 2019)
Tom Carter and Pat Murano – Ashvin (Daksina; 2019)
Decimus – Decimus 6 (Daksina; 2019)
Sunwatchers – Illegal Moves (Trouble in Mind; 2019)
Alice Coltrane – Ptah, the El Daoud (Impulse!; 1970)
Anthony Braxton – “Improvisation One (For guitarist/composer Jimi Hendrix)” from Quartet (New Haven) 2014 (Firehouse 12; 2019)
Mother Mallard’s Portable Masterpiece Company – Like a Duck to Water (Earthquack/Cuneiform; 1976/2001)
Chris Forsyth & the Solar Motel Band – All Time Present (No Quarter; 2019)
Phil Kline – Zippo Songs – Phil Kline, Theo Bleckmann, Todd Reynolds, David Cossin (Cantaloupe Music; 2004)
> Briefing; Three Rumsfeld Songs; Zippo Songs; Fever Dream; The Funeral of Jan Palach; “The End”
Phil Kline – Unsilent Night (Cantaloupe Music; 2001)
Terry Riley – In C – Buffalo Center of the Creative and Performing Arts Ensemble (Columbia; 1968)
Listen to an exclusive preview track from 'Odd West,' an engrossing new album of acoustic-guitar reveries by Brooklyn indie-music stalwart Jason McMahon, due Jan. 31 on the Shinkoyo label.
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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 Anáhuac, King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, Meara O'Reilly, and Michael Gielen.
This week in On the Record: Check out an immersive collection of contemporary Armenian music, lovingly curated by violinist Movses Pogossian, plus dozens of listings for forthcoming releases.
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Listen to an exclusive preview track from 'One Foot on the Ground Smoking Mirror Shakedown,' a new album by saxophonist Chris Pitsiokos and his CP Unit, coming in February on the Ramp Local label.
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