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RIP Ornette Coleman, Hear His Score for David Cronenberg’s ‘Naked Lunch’

RIP Ornette Coleman, Hear His Score for David Cronenberg's 'Naked Lunch'

Saxophonist Ornette Coleman contributed original music to David Cronenberg’s everything-but-the-kitchen-sink William S. Burroughs adaptation "Naked Lunch" in 1991.

Cronenberg tapped his stalwart composer Howard Shore, who collaborated with Coleman on this druggy jazz freakout. Revisit the soundtrack, below, and remember Coleman, who died Thursday morning at the age of 85.

Get the full playlist here, and read Variety’s obit.

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