‘Bud Powell Birthday Tribute’


The unsullied bop of Powell’s “Wail” and “Dance of the Infidels” is always afforded the glory it earned over half-century ago, but it still retains an unusual power as well. These middle-aged moderns are pros when it comes to trusting in the past while acting in the present. It’s going to fun to hear how the horn players weave in and out of each other’s paths during the some of those super squirrelly heads.

Sept. 24-28, 8:30 & 11 p.m., 2013