The Celestial Septet
The Celestial Septet is the Voltron-like collaboration between San Francisco's Rova Saxophone Quartet and the Nels Cline Singers, the latter led by the noise-guitar veteran who currently plays in Wilco. According to the liner notes from the group's recent album, Celestial is a "vehicle for time and space travel through dense, narrow thickets and airy, wide expanses of boundary-blurred extrapolations of jazz, rock, late-20th-century European modernism and..." Well, you get the idea.
Sat., Feb. 26, 7 p.m., 2011
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