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, the ingenious composer and vocalist Jennifer Walshe evokes the early history of Western music, aided by artificial intelligence. Plus dozens of listings for forthcoming releases.
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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 Pat Metheny & Lyle Mays, Jasmine Guffond, Vanessa Rossetto, and Reinbert de Leeuw.
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This week in On the Record: New on Elsewhere, the French pianist and composer Melaine Dalibert lavishes his sensitive touch on music by Anastassis Philippakopoulos. Plus dozens of listings for forthcoming releases.
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