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Star Wars Score With a Jazz Twist on May the Fourth

New Jersey saxophonist's ensemble to take on John Williams

A short time from now in a club far, far away … unless you live near the PATH train … a New Jersey jazz musician’s ensemble is going to reimagine John Williams’ iconic Star Wars score.

Saxophonist Anthony Ware, who has performed with Dee Dee Bridgewater, J. Cole, Chinese pop star Khalil Fong, and others, will celebrate May the Fourth at FM in Jersey City. Ware’s galactic ensemble, dubbed Star Ware, is promising “Dark Side grooves” and “Cloud City swing” as they riff on Williams’ themes.

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