Berne, the flammable jazz
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The lone wolf of jazz, influential New York saxophonist Tim Berne, talks to Eve Jackson about his 41st album. Described as commanding considerable power as a composer and frighteningly deft ability as a soloist, he has composed and performed prolifically since the 1980s. Also, Li Wei the flying monk defies gravity to take his art to new heights, and the mystery surrounding the Van Gogh still life is finally dispelled.