Cassandra Miller – Tracery: Hardanger – Juliet Fraser (Vimeo; 2017)
Dai Fujikura – Zawazawa (Minabel; 2019)
> ki i te – Sara Kobayashi; Zawazawa – Philharmonic Chorus of Tokyo/Kazuki Yamada; Sawasawa (Zawazawa part 2) – Noriko Tsukagoshi, Philharmonic Chorus of Tokyo/Kazuki Yamada; Tuba Concerto – Øystein Baadsvik, Geigeki Wind Orchestra Academy, Tokyo Kosei Wind Orchestra/Shizuo Z Kuwahara; GO (movement V – for solo clarinet) – Makoto Yoshida; BIS – Yoji Sato; Yurayura for horn and string quartet version – Nobuaki Fukukawa, Quartet Amabile; ES – Yoji Sato; Harahara – Nobuaki Fukukawa; The New House – Philharmonic Chorus of Tokyo/Kazuki Yamada
Ana Sokolović – Short Stories – Quatuor Bozzini (Collection QB; 2019)
> Ghost 1; Commedia dell’arte I-II-III; Ghost 2; Blanc dominant; Troisième page après le soleil
Joe Russo’s Almost Dead – Port Chester, NY :: 2019-01-19 (self-released; 2019)
Masahiro Sugaya – Horizon, Vol. 1 (Empire of Signs; due Oct. 11, 2019)
Inoyama Land – Commissions 1977-2000: Music for Slime Molds, Sensory Museum and Egyptology (Empire of Signs; due Sept. 20, 2019)
Philip Glass – Two Pages – Adam Tendler (YouTube; 2019)
Conrad Tao – Piano Trio No. 2 – Stefan Jackiw, Jay Campbell, Conrad Tao (Soundcloud; 2019)
Anthony Braxton – Quartet (Moscow) 2008 (Leo; 2016)
Fredrik Rasten – Harmony for two or more voices (trio) – Germaine Sijstermans, Johnny Chang, Fredrik Rasten (Soundcloud; 2018)
Devonté Hynes – Fields – Third Coast Percussion (Cedille; due Oct. 11, 2019)
Ryan Carter – Chamber Works (Kairos; 2019)
> too many arguments in line 17 – JACK Quartet; When All Else Fails – Yarn/Wire; grip – Calder Quartet; Errata – Emanuele Torquati; break; – Duo Dillon-Torquati; On the limits of a system and the consequences of my decisions – Keith Kirchoff
Anthony Braxton – Quartet (Mestre) 2008 (Caligola; 2010)
Pan American – Nightbirds (Longform Editions; 2019)
Bitchin Bajas – Demeter (Longfrom Editions; 2019)
Lisa Lerkenfeldt – 29° (Longform Editions; 2019)
Hegira Moya – Palace (Longform Editions; 2019)
Glenn Branca – The Ascension (99 Records/Superior Viaduct; 1991/2014)
Glenn Branca – The Ascension: The Sequel (Systems Neutralizers; 2010)
This week in On the Record, a chat with Nate Cross, whose ecstatic-jazz and experimental-music imprint Astral Spirits is celebrating its fifth anniversary in fiery style. Plus, dozens of listings for new and upcoming releases.
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This week's tally of memorable things Log editor Steve Smith has stuck in his ears includes selections featuring Toshio Hosokawa, Taylor Ho Bynum, Jaimie Branch, and Sarah Hennies.
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This week in On the Record, the violinist Jennifer Koh turns a pair of boundary-defying recitals into a compelling new album. Plus, dozens of listings for new and upcoming releases.
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