"i just want to be, wherever you are"

Lots of new and recent releases featured this week! We'll hear the title track from Žibuoklė Martinaitytė's Saudade, performed by the Lithuanian National Symphony Orchestra; a work for bassoon and electronics by George Lewis; another track from Buke and Gase's collaboration with So Percussion; the title track from Martin Suckling's debut This Departing Landscape, performed by the BBC Philharmonic; one of the single's from Arooj Aftab's forthcoming Vulture Prince; the title track from percussionist Susie Ibarra's Talking Gong; and the perfectly timed single "How's It Going" by Broken Social Scene's Kevin Drew. Enjoy!


  1. Reflections by Tuulikki Bartosik on I Hope This Finds You Well in These Strange Times, Vol. 1 (nonclassical)
  2. Saudade by Lithuanian National Symphony Orchestra, Giedrė Šlekytė (conductor) on Žibuoklė Martinaitytė: Saudade (Ondine) New
  3. Viet Cuong: Wax and Wire by Latitude 49 on Wax and Wire (New Amsterdam)
  4. Seismologic by Dana Jessen, bassoon; Eli Stine, electronics on George Lewis: The Recombinant Trilogy (New Focus) New
  5. Diazepam by Buke and Gase / So Percussion on A Record Of (Brassland) New
  6. This Departing Landscape by BBC Philharmonic, Ilan Volkov (conductor) on Martin Suckling: This Departing Landscape (NMC) New
  7. Mohabbat by Arooj Aftab on Vulture Prince (New Amsterdam) New
  8. Talking Gong by Claire Chase, Alex Peh, Susie Ibarra on Susie Ibarra: Talking Gong (New Focus) New
  9. That's Us/Wild Combination by Arthur Russell, Jennifer Warnes on Arthur Russell: Calling Out Of Context (Audika)
  10. How's It Going by Kevin Drew on single (Arts & Crafts) New