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Reviews of the month

Keith Jarrett’s recording of piano concerts by Samuel Barber, Béla Bartók (ECM New Series 2445) is welcomed in the US, Germany and the UK More UK reactions to András Schiff’s new recording of works by Franz Schubert (ECM New Series 2425-26) UK daily Sunday Times on Cantante e Tranquillo (ECM New Series 2324) by the Keller Quartett Canadian and German reviewers on Keith Jarrett’s new recording of improvised music, Creation (ECM 2450) US reactions to only sky (ECM 2433), the new album by David Torn Surrounded by Sea (ECM 2432), the first album by the newly formed Andy Sheppard Quartet is reviewed in US and German media More reactions to A Clear Midnight – Kurt Weill and America (ECM 2418), the new album by the Julia Hülsmann Quartet feat. Theo Bleckmann You’ve Been Watching Me (ECM 2443) by Tim Berne’s Snakeoil is reviewed in the US and Germany German music magazine Jazzthetik on In Maggiore (ECM 2412), the new duo album by Paolo Fresu and Daniele di Bonaventura Songs of Thessaloniki (ECM 2398) by Savina Yannatou & Primavera en Salonico is reviewed in German magazine Jazzpodium First international reactions to the trio album Now This (ECM 2428) by Gary Peacock, Marc Copland and Joey Baron Swiss and English reviewers on Dallёndyshe, the new album by the Elina Duni Quartet (ECM 2401) German music magazine Rondo on This Is The Day (ECM 2403), the new album by the Giovanni Guidi Trio A US reviewer on Jack DeJohnette’s Made In Chicago (ECM 2392) with Muhal Richard Abrams, Larry Gray, Roscoe Mitchell and Henry Threadgill A UK reaction to Phoenix, the new ECM album by Cyminology (ECM 2397)

Reviews of the week

Two early German reactions to András Schiff’s new recording of works by Franz Schubert (ECM New Series 2425-26) Leading European daily papers on the brand new recording of Wolfgang Rihm’s Et Lux (ECM New Series 2404) UK reactions to Cantante e Tranquillo (ECM New Series 2324) by the Keller Quartett El Cuchi bien temperado (ECM New Series 2380), Páblo Márquez’s recording of the music of Gustavo ‘Cuchi’ Leguizamón, is reviewed on UK website The Arts Desk English and German media on Surrounded by Sea (ECM 2432), the first album by the newly formed Andy Sheppard Quartet British and German reviewers on Mathias Eick’s Midwest (ECM 2410) US and German critics on Sinikka Langeland’s new album The Half-Finished Heaven (ECM 2377) A Clear Midnight – Kurt Weill and America (ECM 2418), the brand new album by the Julia Hülsmann Quartet feat. Theo Bleckmann is reviewed in Germany and the US UK and Swiss reviewers on Anders Jormin’s new album Trees Of Light (ECM 2406) with Lena Willemark and Karin Nakagawa A US daily on You’ve Been Watching Me (ECM 2443) by Tim Berne’s Snakeoil In Maggiore (ECM 2412), the new duo album by Paolo Fresu and Daniele di Bonaventura is reviewed in English and German publications A Swiss reaction to Songs of Thessaloniki (ECM 2398) by Savina Yannatou & Primavera en Salonico The DVD In memoriam Haydée (ECM New Series 5508) showing Márta and György Kurtág in concert at Paris’s Cité de la Musique is reviewed in England and Germany