Back East

Submitted by nonesuch on Thu, 05/29/2008 - 19:14
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Working in an acoustic-trio setting, Redman mixes originals with standards chosen in homage to the sax players who’ve inspired him, including his late father Dewey. The Washington Post calls this one of Redman’s “most revealing and rewarding releases.”

Description

Working in an acoustic-trio setting, Redman mixes originals with standards chosen in homage to the sax players who’ve inspired him, including his late father Dewey. The Washington Post calls this one of Redman’s “most revealing and rewarding releases.”

ProductionCredits

PRODUCTION CREDITS
Produced by Joshua Redman
Recorded and Mixed by James A. Farber at Avatar Studios, New York, NY
Assistant Engineers: Brian Montgomery, Anthony Ruotolo
Mastered by Greg Calbi at Sterling Sound, New York, NY
Joe Lovano appears courtesy of Blue Note Records

All songs arranged by Joshua Redman, except “GJ,” by Dewey Redman

Design by John Gall
Photography by Michael Wilson

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104252

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1disc
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Joshua Redman
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MUSICIANS
Joshua Redman, tenor saxophone (1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 9, 10), soprano saxophone (3, 6, 8)

Larry Grenadier, bass (1, 2, 8-11)
Ali Jackson, drums (1, 2, 8-11)
Christian McBride, bass (3, 4)
Brian Blade, drums (3, 4)
Joe Lovano, tenor saxophone (4)
Reuben Rogers, bass (5-7)
Eric Harland, drums (5-7)
Chris Cheek, soprano saxophone (8)
Dewey Redman, tenor saxophone (10), alto saxophone (11)

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CD+MP3
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075597999389BUN
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MP3
Price
9.00
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075597999372
  • 104252

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  • Congratulations to all of the Nonesuch nominees for the 65th Grammy Awards: Molly Tuttle for Best New Artist and Best Bluegrass Album for Crooked Tree with Golden Highway; The Black Keys for Best Rock Album for Dropout Boogie and Best Rock Performance for "Wild Child"; Dan Auerbach for Producer of the Year, Non-Classical; Cécile McLorin Salvant for Best Jazz Vocal Album for Ghost Song and Best Arrangement, Instrumental and Vocals for "Optimistic Voices / No Love Dying"; Joshua Redman, Brad Mehldau, Christian McBride, and Brian Blade's LongGone for Best Instrumental Album; Brad Mehldau's Jacob's Ladder for Best Contemporary Instrumental Album; Punch Brothers' Hell on Church Street for Best Folk Album; Caroline Shaw & Attacca Quartet's Evergreen for Best Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance; Taj Mahal & Ry Cooder's GET ON BOARD for Best Traditional Blues Album; Wilco's Yankee Hotel Foxtrot (20th Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition) for Best Historical Album and Best Album Notes for Bob Mehr; and Astor Piazzolla: The American Clavé Recordings. for Best Album Notes for Fernando González. 

  • The members of the legendary original 1990s Joshua Redman Quartet—Redman, Brad Mehldau, Christian McBride, and Brian Blade—who reunited after twenty-six years for the 2020 album RoundAgain, return now with LongGone, out now. The new album features original Redman compositions from the RoundAgain recording sessions, plus a live performance “Rejoice,” captured by SFJAZZ at the San Francisco Jazz Festival. "Musical soulmates reunite to stunning effect," the Guardian exclaims, naming LongGone its Jazz Album of the Month.

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  • About This Album

    Working in an acoustic-trio setting, Redman mixes originals with standards chosen in homage to the sax players who’ve inspired him, including his late father Dewey. The Washington Post calls this one of Redman’s “most revealing and rewarding releases.”

    Credits

    MUSICIANS
    Joshua Redman, tenor saxophone (1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 9, 10), soprano saxophone (3, 6, 8)

    Larry Grenadier, bass (1, 2, 8-11)
    Ali Jackson, drums (1, 2, 8-11)
    Christian McBride, bass (3, 4)
    Brian Blade, drums (3, 4)
    Joe Lovano, tenor saxophone (4)
    Reuben Rogers, bass (5-7)
    Eric Harland, drums (5-7)
    Chris Cheek, soprano saxophone (8)
    Dewey Redman, tenor saxophone (10), alto saxophone (11)

    PRODUCTION CREDITS
    Produced by Joshua Redman
    Recorded and Mixed by James A. Farber at Avatar Studios, New York, NY
    Assistant Engineers: Brian Montgomery, Anthony Ruotolo
    Mastered by Greg Calbi at Sterling Sound, New York, NY
    Joe Lovano appears courtesy of Blue Note Records

    All songs arranged by Joshua Redman, except “GJ,” by Dewey Redman

    Design by John Gall
    Photography by Michael Wilson