Jessica Ackerley – A New Kind of Water (self-released; 2019)
Claire Rousay – t4t (No Rent; 2019)
Shanghai Symphony Orchestra/Long Yu – Gateways (Deutsche Grammophon; 2019)
> Qigang Chen – Wu Xing (The Five Elements); La joie de la souffrance (The Joy of Suffering) – Maxim Vengerov; Fritz Kreisler – Tambourin chinois – Maxim Vengerov; Sergei Rachmaninoff – Symphonic Dances
Michael Pisaro – Achilles, Socrates, Diotima (The Poem of Names, No. 2) – INSUB Meta Orchestra (INSUB; 2019)
Magnus Granberg – Als alle Vögel sangen mein Sehnen und Verlangen – INSUB Meta Orchestra (INSUB; 2019)
Matana Roberts – Coin Coin Chapter Four: Memphis (Constellation; 2019)
Tuluum Shimmering – Blue Water Sunray (self-released; 2019)
William Basinski – On Time Out of Time (Temporary Residence; 2019)
James MacMillan – Miserere; The Strathclyde Motets; O bone Jesu; Tenebrae Responsories – The Sixteen/Harry Christophers (Coro; 2011)
Ted Hearne – Hazy Heart Pump (New Focus Recordings; 2019)
> For the Love of Charles Mingus – Miki-Sophia Cloud; The Answer to the Question That Wings Ask – Saul Williams, Mivos Quartet; Furtive Movements – Ashley Bathgate, Ron Wiltrout; Nobody’s – Diana Wade; Vessels – Anne Leilehua Lanzilotti, Miki-Sophia Cloud, Ted Hearne; Exposure – Argus Quartet
Yes – In the Present—Live from Lyon (Frontiers; 2011)
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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This week's tally of memorable things National Sawdust Log editor Steve Smith has stuck in his ears includes selections featuring Alex Dowling, Brunhild Ferrari & Jim O'Rourke, King Crimson, and Melaine Dalibert.
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