Ray Anderson


The virtuoso trombonist reminded a Cobble Hill audience of his many skills — textural breadth and forward motion among them — a couple weeks ago, and this program finds him leading a large ensemble through a written piece of existential queries titled “The Point Being.” His associates are luminaries themselves, so expect some compelling answers. The second half of the show reunites him with Slide Ride, a four-bone romp factory always ready to hoot and holler.

Sun., Feb. 23, 8 p.m., 2014