Lucy Shelton: A Gourmet Guide to Modern Song

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Previewing what promises to be a delectable recital at National Sawdust on Dec. 15, the celebrated vocalist Lucy Shelton disclosed her recipe for success to singer, conductor, and composer Amber Evans

Inside National Sawdust: Kinds of Kings in Residence

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Previewing a National Sawdust residency that gets underway Dec. 13, Vanessa Ague talks with Kinds of Kings founders Gemma Peacocke and Shelley Washington, and fellowship recipient Andrew M. Rodriguez.

On the Record: December 6, 2019

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This week in On the Record, new releases from Eluvium, 9 Horses, Wendy Richman, Erin Rogers, and Shasta Cults, plus dozens of listings for forthcoming releases.

Melissa Smey: Portrait of a Curator in Evolution

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Melissa Smey, executive director of Columbia University's Miller Theatre since 2009, reflects on the 20-year history and evolution of the institution's popular, trend-setting Composer Portraits series.

Playlist (Peals of fragile thunder).

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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 Kate Carr, Claire Rousay, the Grateful Dead, and Mariss Jansons.