This year marks the 100th anniversary of Sun Ra’s “arrival”: The jazz composer insisted that he was born on Saturn, arriving on Earth in 1914.
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Muhal Richard Abrams is often called a "free jazz pianist," but his work extends far beyond "free" and "jazz."
Thursday, July 25
About five months ago, I had this to say about the Bethesda Blues & Jazz Orchestra:
Culled from members of D.C.'s various military bands, the ensemble is spit-and-polish, its soloists...top notch. [Entertainment director Larry] Brown and [bandleader Paul] BarenBregge have the makings of a juggernaut on their hands.
Well, things have changed a little bit. [...]