Top Ten for August 15, 2020

Lost Control’s house/techno shows on NTS

New Fall of Civilizations pod, this time on Byzantium

The Bureau series 5, still adult espionage of the highest order

The Flow State Substack of focus-music playlists

Chris Dench’s Piano Sonata performed by Peter de Jager – waiting for a recording of this, I'd be happy with just the take captured here which won an award

Magnesium glycinate

24-bit 96kHz Pat Metheny remasters

Microtonal pop from James Mulvale

RIP Julian Bream, classical guitarist extraordinaire

1996 production of Berg's Lulu, incredible in every way, the set design is particularly fascinating; unfortunately this video is truncated and other copies of it are only French subtitled