Episode #2577

New Releases August 2006

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Thursday, August 31, 2006

John Schaefer once again picks through the bucketloads of CDs that have flooded his office to find a sampling of new releases worthy of showcasing on this New Sounds program. Probable suspects include something from the string quartet Ethel, and a sampling from the new Anonymous 4 record. With any luck, we'll also get to hear a work for percussion by Christopher Adler, along with some new music for Japanese koto by Chieko Mori, and perhaps a track off of the new Kaki King record.

PROGRAM #2577: New Releases, August 2006 (First aired on Thurs. 8-31-06)

Ethel Light Also Sprach Einstein [4:00] Cantaloupe #21037 ** www.cantaloupemusic.com *
John Hollenbeck & Jazz Bigband Graz Joys & Desires The Bird With the Coppery Keen Claws [6:00] Intuition #33862 www.intuition-music.com*
Kaki King Until We Felt Red Ahuvati [3:30] Velour #22 www.velourmusic.com Or download from emusic.com or iTunes.
Will Holshouser Trio Singing To a Bee The North Star [5:30] Clean Feed #054 www.willholshouser.com*
Christopher Adler Epilogue For A Dark Day Signals Intelligence [8:30] Tzadik #8004** www.tzadik.com*
Sondre Bratland & Javed Bashir Dialogue Following [5:30] Kirkelig Kulturverksted #308
Arvo Pärt Da Pacem Da pacem Domine [6:00] Harmonia-Mundi #907401** www.harmoniamundi.com
Anonymous 4 Gloryland Merrick, excerpt [2:00] Harmonia-Mundi #907731** www.harmoniamundi.com

*, ** - Find the recordings you've heard - go to the New Sounds Recordings Information page

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