Monthly Archives: October 2003

A Couple of Sites on Obscure Composers


For some info and samples of avant and/or under-appreciated composers, try Unknown Composers and Groovy Composers on the Web.

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November Tzadik Releases


Coming out soon on Tzadik: “COMPOSER SERIES Mark Applebaum: Catfish A former student of Brian Ferneyhough, Mark Applebaum straddles the two worlds of modern classical complexity and improvisational insanity. As one would expect, this first CD devoted to his work … Continue reading

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More Dirt on the Art Bears Reissues


The scoop from Squidco, which happens to be taking preporders… “To mark the 25th Anniversary of the Art Bears Recommended Records will be releasing a 6 CD box. Squidco is working with ReR to take preorders for US sales only … Continue reading

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More Papasov Tour Dates


Here is a more complete list: “I am pleased to announce the Fall 2003 reunion tour of four stars of Bulgarian and Romani Wedding music. Ivo Papazov (clarinet), Neshko Neshev (accordion), and Salif Ali (drums) will be featured guests with … Continue reading

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Free Sun Ra Arkestra Concert


“The Sun Ra Arkestra under the direction of Marshall Allen ‘Halloween in Harlem.’ Halloween Night, October 31, 2003, at 8 PM, The Faculty House, Columbia University, 117th Street and Morningside Drive (enter from 116th Street). Free admission and open to … Continue reading

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Ivo Papasov on Tour!!


A few dates are now available, with hopefully more to come. Please note that this touring group is mostly players from Ivo’s Bulgarian Wedding Band but might be billed under “The Youri Younakov Ensemble”. Also, the tour is not getting … Continue reading

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Reviews of Two New Braxton Releases


Well, one is new, the other is a re-issue of a 1979 solo concert. Check out both at Jazz Weekly.

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