Playlist (Stand in Defiance).

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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 Hildur Guðnadóttir, Kaffe Matthews, Tim Berne's Snakeoil, and Nick Storring.

On the Record: February 7, 2020

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This week in On the Record: New Amsterdam issues 'Wax and Wire,' the label debut of the vibrant mixed ensemble Latitude 49. Plus dozens of listings for forthcoming releases.

In Review: Anna Webber Idiom VI

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Martin Johnson reviews the premiere performance of 'Idiom VI,' a long-form composition Anna Webber presented in the Stone Commissioning Series at National Sawdust in January.

In Review: People's Commissioning Fund Concert

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The Bang on a Can All-Stars presented new works inspired by dance in this year's People's Commissioning Fund concert at the Kaufman Music Center, reviewed by Vanessa Ague.

Playlist (I Found That Essence Rare).

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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 the Webber/Morris Big Band, Jennifer Curtis & Tyshawn Sorey, Evan Johnson, and Gang of Four.