The Group (Re-done) in the New York Times/Concert Sat. Dec 4@9

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The Group (Re-done) in the New York Times/Concert Sat. Dec 4@9

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The Group Re-done (Saturday) The Group, active in the mid-1980s, was an= =20 avant-garde concern featuring the trumpeter Ahmed Abdullah, the alto=20 saxophonist Marion Brown and the violinist Billy Bang, along with a rhythm = section=20 anchored by the drummer Andrew Cyrille. Its revival here features all of th= e=20 above except Mr. Brown, who died in October and to whom this concert is=20 dedicated. Augmenting the original members are Bob Stewart on tuba and D. D= .=20 Jackson on keyboards. At 9 and 10:30 p.m., Sistas=E2=80=99 Place, 456 Nostr= and Avenue,=20 at Jefferson Avenue, Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn , (718) 398-1766,=20 sistasplace.org; $20 with reservations, $25 at the door. (Chinen)

The concert will also include baritone saxophonist Bluiett!

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