October 2014

October 26: Brass and strings from Paul Rutherford, George Lewis, Marquis Hill, Russ Johnson, Bill Dixon, Rob Mazurek, and more . . . along with a further preview of Escape Lane coming to Milwaukee on November 2nd.

October 19: Reeds and strings, along with our preview of Escape Lane (Denis Fournier, Jeff Parker, Marquis Hill, and Joachim Florent) coming to Woodland Pattern on November 2nd.

October 12: Strings and reeds … We’ll continue our string theme (Hear in Now, Joelle Leandre, Mary Oliver, and more) and add reeds from James Falzone, John Butcher, Rudiger Carl and more. Plus, some new music from Ikue Mori and, of course, more.

October 5: The music of Anthony Davis including new performances by the Boston Modern Orchestra Project.

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September 2014

September 28: Strings and more strings … Diedre Murray, Mary Oliver, Carlos Zingaro, Joelle Leandre, Billy Bang, LaDonna Smith, Kent Kessler, Leroy Jenkins, John Russell, Fred Hopkins, Peter Kowald, Joe Morris, Kent Carter, Mark Dresser, Mark Feldman, and more.

September 21: Remembering Tom Cora, solo and duos with guitarist/daxophonist Hans Reichel.

September 14: Music by Kyle Bruckmann and Wrack, Butch Morris, Elizabeth Harnik, and more.

September 7: New releases from James Falzone, Joe Morris, and David Rosenbloom … along with our recording of the Tomeka Reid Quartet from last Sunday at Woodland Pattern. They played one long set so we’ll divide the pieces up to play without a top of the hour interruption (45 minutes of music at 7pm and 30 minutes at 8pm).

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August 2014


August 24: A preview of the Tomeka Reid Quartet coming to Woodland Pattern Book Center on Sunday, August 31.

August 17: The music of Tomeka Reid, Mary Halvorson, Tomas Fujiwara, and Jason Roebke … all playing in the Tomeka Reid Quartet at Woodland Pattern on Sunday, August 31.

August 3: Jason hosts the show.

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July 2014

July 27: Remembering violinist Leroy Jenkins.

July 20: Music for Stroh violins and violas by Mauricio Kagel (1898), Jon Rose, and Aleks Kolkowski.

July 13: A tribute to bassist/composer Charlie Haden.

July 6: We broadcast our recording of the concert by Tim Daisy and Jason Stein from last Sunday night at Woodland Pattern … along with some selections from Fred Lonberg-Holm’s recent Lightbox Orchestra performance featuring an ‘all drummers’ lineup.

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June 2014

June 29: Jason hosts the show while Alternating Currents Live presents Tim Daisy and Jason Stein at Woodland Pattern.

June 22: A preview of the music of Tim Daisy and Jason Stein who will be playing at Woodland Pattern next Sunday, June 29. And, our annual summer broadcast of Christian Wolff’s Burdocks.

June 15: Music by Kent Kessler, Lee Hyla, Jim Baker and Nate Wooley … and a look back at the Art Ensemble of Chicago (including their masterwork People in Sorrow).

June 8: Our recoding of the Edward Wilkerson Jr. Group at Woodland Pattern from last Sunday night.

June 1: Jason hosts the show as Alternating Currents Live presents Edward Wilkerson Ensemble at Woodland Pattern.

June 8: Our recoding of the Edward Wilkerson Jr. Group at Woodland Pattern from last Sunday night.

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May 2014

May 25: We’ll continue our preview of Edward Wilkerson’s concert in Milwaukee on June 1st.

May 18: A preview of Edward Wilkerson’s concert in Milwaukee on June 1st along with some new releases and old favorites.

May 11: Our broadcast of the concert by The Bridge #4 from last Sunday’s concert at Woodland Pattern.

May 4: Jason hosts the radio show while Alternating Currents Live presents The Bridge #4 at Woodland Pattern Book Center.

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April 2014

April 27: We’ll continue our preview of Rob Mazuerk and Mwata Bowden coming to Woodland Pattern on May 4th, but for the Spring Membership Drive we’ll also take requests. E-mail us here and we’ll do our best to play something you’d like to hear.

April 20: The Music of Rob Mazurek and Mwata Bowden in preview for their Woodland Pattern concert on Sunday, May 4th.

April 13: Music by Anthony Braxton as played by Ensemble Montaigne, Dahinden-Kleeb-Polisoidis-Holdrich (Concepts of Freedom), Crispell-Dresser-Hemingway, and solo by Matthew Welch and by David Holland.

April 6: A bit more from Julius Hemphill’s Roi Boyé & the Gotham Minstrels and ‘improvising in the 70s and 80s’ with percussionist Andrea Centazo.

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