Ravi Coltrane Quartet


There was a big buzz when the saxophonist’s Spirit Fiction dropped last year, and rightfully so. Coltrane had always been an impressive bandleader, but this was a breakthrough disc, artistically: A bit more gumption, a bit more adventure, a bit more lyricism—it all added up to some next level eloquence. This week he’s chosen guitarist Adam Rogers as a foil, and they could make a fearsome team when it comes to quick-witted exchanges.

June 12-15, 8:30 & 11 p.m., 2013