OPEK – “Mostly Sun Ra” – The New Hazlett Theater – 5.31.13


A few years ago, Pittsburgh jazz ensemble, OPEK, played a set of Miles Davis’ tunes at the Brew House in Pittsburgh’s South Side.  They did it again last spring at The New Hazlett Theater on the North Side.  This Friday, 5/31, OPEK will be taking it back to their origins by playing an entire show of Sun Ra compositions.  Show starts at 8:00.  $12 advance/$16 door.

Here’s a tentative lineup of musicians.

Ben Opie
Lou Stellute
Erik Lawrence
Ian Gordon
Ralph Guzzi
Kevin McManus
George Jones
John Purse
Daryl Fleming
Paul Thompson
David Throckmorton


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