Newsbits: Paolo Angeli / Eliane Radigue / Mario Diaz de Leon / Billy Martin / Belgrade Jazz Festival

Ned Rothenberg at Appleby Jazz Festival 2007

Paolo Angeli is profiled.

Beginning Saturday, November 18, the crow with no mouth radio podcast will be dedicated to the Occam / Ocean compositions (2011-2017) of Eliane Radigue; subsequent programs on December 2 and 16 will include a surprise or two, centered around this unfurling body of works, presently at 22 discrete solo realizations and more than 20 chamber versions. As always. the radio podcast airs on odd Saturdays at 11 p.m. Pacific on KOWS, and is immediately archived on the crow Podomatic site.

Mario Diaz de Leon’s Sanctuary is reviewed.

On Saturday December 2, the Creative Music Studio will present Billy Martin’s Omnispheric Orchestra, an improvising ensemble that weaves prose and sound into a dynamic musical and literary experience. The all-star ensemble includes Billy Martin (percussion), Marty Ehrlich, Ned Rothenberg and Daniel Carter (reeds), Adam Lane (bass), and the poets Ashley August, Mohamad Hodeib, Bob Holman and Nkosi Nkululeko. The performance is at the Greenwich House Music School, 46 Barrow Street in Greenwich Village.

The Belgrade Jazz Festival is reviewed.