Monthly Archives: July 2011


I’m putting AMN on hold for a few weeks to take care of some personal business. See you some time in August.

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Classical Music Listings from the New York Times

From Maverick Concerts (Saturday and Sunday) An endearing quirk of this festival is that it is held in an open barn, which allows the sounds of nature to mingle with those of the musicians. On Saturday morning it is … Continue reading

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Dusted Reviews

From Dusted: Artist: Loscil Album: coast/range/arc Label: Glacial Movements Artist: Esmerine Album: La Lechuza Label: Constellation Artist: AMM Album: Sounding Music / Uncovered Correspondence: a Postcard from Jaslo Label: Matchless Recordings Artist: Julia Wolfe Album: Cruel Sister Label: Cantaloupe Artist: … Continue reading

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Music and More Reviews

From Music and More: Fire with Jim O’Rourke – Unreleased (Rune Grammofon, 2011) Ari Hoenig – Lines of Opression (Naive/AH-HA, 2011) Sun Ra – The Paris Tapes, 1971 (Art Yard, 2010) Harrison Bankhead Sextet – Morning Sun Harvest Moon (Engine … Continue reading

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Jazz Listings From The New York Times

From Steve Coleman and Five Elements (Wednesday and Thursday) Mr. Coleman’s alto saxophone cuts cleanly through the angular compositional forms of his signature ensemble, which has a typically ambitious new album out this month, “The Mancy of Sound” (Pi). … Continue reading

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Interview with Andrew Raffo Dewar

From Sequenza21: Andrew Raffo Dewar (b.1975 Rosario, Argentina) is an Assistant Professor in New College at the University of Alabama. He’s a composer, improviser, soprano saxophonist and ethnomusicologist. He’s studied and/or performed with Steve Lacy, Anthony Braxton, Bill Dixon, Alvin … Continue reading

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Upcoming Detroit Shows

From the Bohemian in Exile: This weekend at Concert of Colors! Saturday, July 16: Immigrant Suns at 8:15 & Sunday, July17: Odu Afrobeat at 5:30 Both shows at Max M Fischer in the Music Box Theater. The whole festival is … Continue reading

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