GOD OF CRAZY
Avant-garde til the end, jazzist Sun Ra was loyal to his loves: electric keyboards, fierce aggregation, and claiming he was from Saturn. But 16 years after his death, more than a few people on this planet remain equally enamored with him; expect free long fans in droves for the Sun Ra Arkestras first NY show in half a year. The band is composed largely of the 50s ensembles original memberstenor John Gilmore and increasingly famous alto Marshall Allen, for twoand their sense of adventure isnt something they merely remember; its as timeless as their fearless leader.
Sun., Dec. 27, 8 p.m., 2009
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