On the Record: January 17, 2020

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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.

New Music Preview: CP Unit

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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.

Best of 2019: Noteworthy Recordings

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National Sawdust Log editor and lead writer Steve Smith looks back at the recordings that made a lasting impact in 2019, surveying contemporary and canonical concert music, jazz, pop, and more.

Best of 2019: 10 Memorable Musical Events

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National Sawdust Log editor and lead writer Steve Smith looks back at the 10 most memorable performances he attended in New York City during 2019.

On the Record: December 20, 2019

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This week in On the Record, new tapes (yes, tapes) from Julianna Barwick and Mike Weis, plus dozens of listings for releases coming in the New Year.

JACK Quartet: Exploring New Frontiers in Collaboration

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In advance of JACK Frontiers, a new two-night event JACK Quartet presents free of charge at The New School Dec. 17 & 18, the quartet members and composers share thoughts about creating music together.

On the Record: December 13, 2019

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This week in On the Record, new releases from a.pe.ri.od.ic, James Ilgenfritz, Nickolas Mohanna, Moondog, and Yevgeniy Sharlat, plus dozens of listings for forthcoming releases.

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.

On the Record: November 29, 2019

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This week in On the Record, new releases from Matt Barbier, Kate Carr, Rob Clutton with Tony Malaby, and Jeffrey Zeigler, plus dozens of listings for forthcoming releases.

On the Record: November 22, 2019

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This week in On the Record, new and upcoming arrivals from Anne Müller, Robert Ashley, Lori Goldston, Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla, Graham Reynolds, and dozens more.