AMN Picks of the Week: Anthony Braxton / Ewen, Cooley & Novak / Chalk, Wehowsky & Lanzillotta / Rez Abbasi

Anthony Braxton playing a contrabass saxophone

Here is where I post, at a frequency of about once a week, a list of the new music that has caught my attention that week. All of the releases listed below I’ve heard for the first time this week and come recommended.

Anthony Braxton – Compositions (EEMHM) 2011 (2016)
Sandy Ewen / Carol Sandin Cooley / Rebecca Novak – Garden Medium (2016)
Andrew Chalk / Ralf Wehowsky / Eric Lanzillotta – Yang-Tul (2016)
Rez Abbasi / Junction – Behind the Vibration (2016)