Cover art by Jean-Marie Caddeo

Crossroads, the debut album of Ugly Pug, is released on Olive Music/Etcetera Records.


The Crossroads album release concert took place in the concert series Ambigu at the Museum ‘t Kromhout, Amsterdam on 07/08/2021, and is now streaming on Music Traveler TV.
Tickets to the stream: 5,00€ via Music Traveler.

Read the essay written by Sara Constant for the liner notes of the Crossroads CD booklet here.

  1. Tero Lanu: Introduction and Dance (2017)
  2. Wilma Pistorius: Crossroads I (2019) – Blood/Moon/Water (“The Star“)
  3. Wilma Pistorius: Crossroads IICelestial/Feminine
  4. Carlo Diaz: Reuse Music I (2017) – The Artifact Cleared
  5. Wilma Pistorius: Crossroads IIIRain/Desire
  6. Wilma Pistorius: Crossroads IVPlayful/Comfortably Dark
  7. Timo Kittilä: Odds and Ends (2017)
  8. Wilma Pistorius: Crossroads VReally elegant, and ever so slightly dangerous
  9. Wilma Pistorius: Crossroads VIDownright Nasty
  10. Carlo Diaz: Reuse Music IIThe Artifact Cleared
  11. Wilma Pistorius: Crossroads VIIHumorous/Creepy
  12. Wilma Pistorius: Crossroads VIIIFragile/Cheeky
  13. Eetu Lehtonen: Wormhole (2017)
  14. Paweł Mykietyn: La Strada (1991)

Juho Myllylä | blockflutes, electric guitar, live electronics
Miron Andres | viols, vihuela
Wesley Shen | harpsichord

Recorded: 17, 18 & 20 January 2020 at Studio Ladon, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Recording engineer, editing and mastering: Andrea Friggi

& © Olive Music 2021 (KTC 1921)


Crossroads reviewed by Ben Taffijn at Nieuwe Noten (NL)

Crossroads reviewed by Sarah Jeffery in the January 2022 issue of the Dutch Recorder Magazine Blokfluitist (NL)

CD Spotlight. Redefining the Idiomatic. Contemporary music for baroque instruments, heard by John Dante Prevedini – Crossroads reviewed at Classical Music Daily (UK)

Crossroads reviewed by Veerle Knopskaya-Deknopper at Cultuurbepakt (BE)

“3 von jetzt” by Daniela ZiemannCrossroads on WDR 3 (DE)

From the meaningful to the elusive – An interview with cellist-composer Wilma Pistorius by Thea Derks (EN)

Van betekenisvol naar ongrijpbaar :: Interview with Wilma Pistorius by Thea Derks on New Music Now (NL)

“Mijn creatieve proces komt op gang vanuit iets betekenisvols maar ongrijpbaars” :: Interview with Wilma Pistorius by Thea Derks on Klassiek van nu (NL)