A new recording of Ives sonatas is reviewed.

Performances of the music of Poul Ruders, Sun Ra, and Tomas Stanko will take place this coming week in London.

Jandek will play at Houston’s Nameless Sound Saturday, December 17, 2011, 6 pm, At the Menil Collection, 1515 Sul Ross Street.

Nate Wooley will play Portland December 18th, 2011 at the Bamboo Grove Salon (134 SE Taylor, 971-207-8476)  on at 8pm with Jonathan Sielaff (bass clarinet, Golden Retriever), Eva Aguila (electronics, Kevin Shields), Dan Sasaki (drums) and Jordan Dykstra (viola, Dash!). Sliding scale door $5-15.  8PM.

The complete recording of the February 15, 2011 performance by Paul Dunmall (saxophones and bagpipes), Han-earl Park (guitar) and Mark Sanders (drums) is now available for download. Recorded at The Lamp Tavern, Birmingham, presented by Mike Hurley/Fizzle.