By Josef Woodard
Updated October 13, 1995 at 04:00 AM EDT
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Makin' a Move

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HENRY THREADGILL Makin’ a Move (Columbia) The visionary saxophonist-composer navigates his unusual band, including athletic tubas and Brandon Ross’s snaky electric guitar, over atonal abstractions (”Noisy Flowers”) and quasi-chamber music (”Refined Poverty”). He again proves why he’s the most important jazz innovator on a major label. By his figuring, the genre is a medium ever subject to mutation. A+

Makin' a Move

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