All About Jazz Reviews

Source: All About Jazz.

Tomeka Reid, Kyoko Kitamura, Taylor Ho Bynum, Joe Morris
Geometry of Caves (Relative Pitch Records)

Kamasi Washington
Heaven & Earth (Young Turks)

Christian Windfeld/Julius Schwing
Rhubarb (Isthmus Music)

David Sylvian And Holger Czukay
Plight & Premonition / Flux & Mutability (Gronland Records)

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This Week in New York 

Source: I CARE IF YOU LISTEN.

NEW YORK CITY ELECTROACOUSTIC MUSIC FESTIVAL 2018
The New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival (NYCEMF) 2018 will take place July 16 through 22, with multiple events each day, at Abrons Arts Center, 466 Grand Street in Manhattan NYCEMF 2018 will showcase electroacoustic music and video art from around the world, including curated concerts from Catalonia, from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and from APNM. The Festival again has submissions from 6 continents, and they have submissions from Estonia and Croatia for the first time as well as South Africa, Great Britain and Ireland, Denmark, Sweden, Finland, France, Germany, Austria, Italy, Spain, Poland, Japan, Korea, China, Taiwan, Colombia, Chile, Brazil, Argentina, Mexico, Canada, and the USA.
Monday, July 16 to Sunday, July 22 at various times
Tickets $20 per concert, $35 per day, $180 festival pass
Abrons Arts Center, 466 Grand Street, New York, NY

BANG ON A CAN PRESENTS JUDITH BERKSON
Brooklyn based composer, pianist, and vocalist Judith Berkson performs a dynamic set featuring her unique blend of cantorial music, Hebrew liturgy, and her indie-contemporary composed songs, in conjunction with Chaim Soutine: Flesh.
Thursday, July 19 at 7:30 PM
Tickets $20, $16 students/seniors, $12 members
The Jewish Museum, 1109 5th Avenue, New York, NY

Coming Soon From Moving Furniture Records

Source: Moving Furniture Records.

Ilia Belorukov
Nobody ever escaped from there
Follow up to the album “There was hardly anybody there” (released on Spina!Rec, 2016). Electro-acoustic excursion in the lower frequency spectrum. Deep sounds on the border of music and sound-art.

Haarvöl
Peripherad Debris
Second part in the trilogy by Haarvöl. A next step in their development of cinematic sounds. Field-recordings and intense ambient and drone sounds.

Preliminary Saturation
You Are The Universe
The duo of Wouter Jaspers (KOMA Elektronik) and Steffan de Turck (Staplerfahrer) take the work Textures and Mobiles by Jos Smolders as sound source to create a complete new universe. Intense experimental ambient and drone sounds.

John Zorn the focus of 2018’s Jazz em Agosto

Source: Jazz em Agosto. The full lineup is out and it is Zorn-heavy.

Zorn – Moore – Graves
Fri, 27 July 2018 , 21:30

Mary Halvorson Quartet + Masada
Sat, 28 July 2018 , 21:30

John Zorn (2016 – 2018)
Sun, 29 July 2018 , 18:00

Jumalattaret
Sun, 29 July 2018 , 19:30

The Hermetic Organ
Sun, 29 July 2018 , 21:30

The Rite of Trio
Mon, 30 July 2018 , 18:30

Nova Quartet + Asmodeus
Mon, 30 July 2018 , 21:30

Pomegranate Seeds
Tue, 31 July 2018 , 18:30

Simulacrum
Tue, 31 July 2018 , 21:30

Robert Dick
Wed, 1 August 2018 , 18:30

Kris Davis Quartet + John Medeski Trio
Wed, 1 August 2018 , 21:30

Bhima Swarga
Thu, 2 August 2018 , 17:00

Slow is Possible
Thu, 2 August 2018 , 18:30

Highsmith Trio
Thu, 2 August 2018 , 21:30

The Book of Heads – 35 etudes for solo guitar performed by James Moore
Fri, 3 August 2018 , 17:00

Dither
Fri, 3 August 2018 , 18:30

Insurrection
Fri, 3 August 2018 , 21:30

Celestial Subway Lines & Salvaging Noise
Sat, 4 August 2018 , 17:00

Trigger
Sat, 4 August 2018 , 18:30

Craig Taborn + Brian Marsella Trio
Sat, 4 August 2018 , 21:30

Between Science and Garbage
Sun, 5 August 2018 , 17:00

Julian Lage & Gyan Riley
Sun, 5 August 2018 , 18:30

Secret Chiefs 3
Sun, 5 August 2018 , 21:30

Cuneiform Records Artists on Tour

Source: Cuneiform Records.

BENT KNEE
July 17 – Beachland Tavern – Cleveland, OH
July 18 – Mohawk Place – Buffalo, NY
July 19 – The Sinclair – Boston, MA
July 21 – Amityville Music Hall – New York, NY

RAOUL BJÖRKENHEIM / eCsTaSy
August 23 – Saalfelden Jazz Festival – Saalfelden, Austria

ROB MAZUREK / EXPLODING STAR ORCHESTRA
August 10 – Crowley Theater – 104 South Austin St – Marfa, TX
August 11 – Crowley Theater – 104 South Austin St – Marfa, TX
August 12 – Crowley Theater – 104 South Austin St – Marfa, TX

MIRIODOR
September 27 – Cafe Campus / Petit Campus – 57, East Prince-Arthur – Montreal, Quebec H2X 1B4 Canada

ED PALERMO
July 16 – The Iridium – 1650 Broadway – NYC, NY
August 13 – The Iridium – 1650 Broadway – NYC, NY
August 25 – The Falcon – 1348 Route 9W – Marlboro, NY 12542
August 26 – Long’s Park Amphitheater – Route 30 & Harrisburg Pike – Lancaster, PA 17601 – 7:30 pm – free
September 17 – The Iridium – 1650 Broadway – NYC, NY

PIXEL
August 4 – Ozora Festival – Simontornya, Hungary

ALEC K REDFEARN and THE EYESORES
July 18 – Brighton Music Hall – Brighton, MA [opening for Faust]

SCHNELLERTOLLERMEIER
July 19 – Valkhof Festival – Nijmegen, The Netherlands
July 28 – Festival L’abore – Hauptmannsgrün, Germany
August 11 – Haldern Pop Festival – Rees, Haldern, Germany
August 14 – Winterhurer Musikfestwochen – Winterthur, Switzerland
August 17 – Mullbrau Festival – Luzern, Switzerland
August 25 – Jazzfestival Saalfelden – Saalfeld, Austria

WADADA LEO SMITH
September 23 – Monterey Jazz Festival – Monterey, CA

SOFT MACHINE [John Etheridge, Theo Travis, Roy Babbington, John Marshall]
July 28 – Billboard Live Tokyo – Tokyo, Japan (2 shows) [special guest Gary Husband]
July 29 – Billboard Live Tokyo – Tokyo, Japan (2 shows) [special guest Gary Husband]
July 30 – Billboard Live Osaka – Osaka, Japan (2 shows) [special guest Gary Husband]

TATVAMASI
July 20 – Zappanale Festival – Bad Doberan, Germany

THUMBSCREW [Michael Formanek – Tomas Fujiwara – Mary Halvorson]
July 17-22 – The Village Vanguard – 178 Seventh Avenue South – NYC, NY