Ginger Baker's Jazz Confusion
"Beware of Mr. Baker" or not, this should be a lively percussion-focused run, at least if the former Cream drummer holds up. Baker, who still exudes rock-star attitude as well as considerable Afrobeat mojo, leads a quartet consisting of the powerful saxophonist Pee Wee Ellis, bassist Alec Dankworth, and percussionist Abass Dodoo. Expect to hear tunes by Rollins, Monk, Haden, Ellis, and Shorter in the mix.
Oct. 9-13, 8 & 10 p.m., 2013
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