Sun Ra All-Stars Live in Berlin

Sun Ra Arkestra

Germany, 1983

Sun Ra’s all-star group perform in Berlin, Germany on October 29, 1983.

Introduced by German jazz pianist Michael Naura, Ra’s assembly are featured for an entire concert at the Berlin Philharmonic.

Personnel:

Don Cherry, trumpet & vocals
Lester Bowie, trumpet
Marshall Allen, alto sax & percussion
John Gilmore, tenor sax & flute
Archie Shepp, tenor sax & vocals
Sun Ra, keyboard
Richard Davis, bass
Clifford Jarvis, drums
Philly Joe Jones, drums
Famoudou Don Moye, percussion

Set List:

1 “Happy Birthday”/”Stars That Shine Darkly”
2 “Don Cherry-Philly Joe Jones Duet”
3 “Somewhere Else”
4 “Early Morning Blues”
5 “Poinciana”