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Dewey Redman

ts, 1931-2006 US, Fort Worth, Texas
Musician / Arranger of Jazz
A.k.a. Walter Dewey Redman

Walter Dewey Redman (May 17, 1931 – September 2, 2006) was an American jazz saxophonist, known for performing free jazz as a bandleader, and with Ornette Coleman and Keith Jarrett.Redman played mainly tenor saxophone, though he occasionally doubled on alto saxophone, played the Chinese suona (which he called a musette) and on rare occasions played the clarinet.His son is saxophonist Joshua Redman, and he was the nephew of big band arranger Don Redman.

  • Tenor sax
  • Alto sax
  • Clarinet
  • Oboe
  • Vocals
  • Jazz
  • Hip-Hop/Rap
  • R&B/Soul
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The Ballad Of The Fallen (Folk Song From El Salvador) on The Ballad Of The Fallen by Charlie Haden & Carla Bley
Silence on The Ballad Of The Fallen by Charlie Haden & Carla Bley
Lonely Woman on Old And New Dreams by Don Cherry
Els Segadors on The Ballad Of The Fallen by Charlie Haden & Carla Bley
The People United Will Never Be Defeated on The Ballad Of The Fallen by Charlie Haden & Carla Bley
Grandola Vila Morena on The Ballad Of The Fallen by Charlie Haden & Carla Bley
Togo on Old And New Dreams by Don Cherry
If You Want To Write Me on The Ballad Of The Fallen by Charlie Haden & Carla Bley
Guinea on Old And New Dreams by Don Cherry
Too Late on The Ballad Of The Fallen by Charlie Haden & Carla Bley

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Look For The Other Black StarDewey Redman2012Album
The Key Of LifeDewey Redman, David Bond, Ed Blackwell, Marshall Allen2009Album
Open SpacesFrançois Carrier / Dewey Redman / Michel Donato / Ron Séguin / Michel Lambert2006Album
Spirituals & DedicationsJane Bunnett, Dewey Redman, Dean Bowman, Larry Cramer, Stanley Cowell, Kieran Overs, Mark McLean2001Album
Momentum SpaceDewey Redman / Cecil Taylor / Elvin Jones1999Album
Satin DollDewey Redman Featuring Joshua Redman1998Album
In LondonDewey Redman1997Album
A Tribute To Ornette ColemanJoe Rosenberg's Affinity Featuring Dewey Redman1996Album
Mostly LiveHarald Haerter, Dewey Redman1996Album
African VenusDewey Redman Featuring Joshua Redman1994Album
Times For PeaceDaniele Cavallanti Quartet With Dewey Redman1994Album
Horn Riffs For DJ's Vol. 3Dewey Redman1993Album
School WorkEthan Iverson / Dewey Redman / Johannes Weidenmuller / Falk Willis1993Album
ChoicesDewey Redman / Joshua Redman With Cameron Brown / Leon Parker1992Album
Red And Black In WillisauDewey Redman, Ed Blackwell1985Album
Split ImageMark Helias - Gerry Hemingway - Dewey Redman - Tim Berne - Herb Robertson1985Album
The Ballad Of The FallenCharlie Haden, Carla Bley, Don Cherry, Sharon Freeman, Mick Goodrick, Jack Jeffers, Michael Mantler, Paul Motian, Jim Pepper, Dewey Redman, Steve Slagle, Gary Valente1983Album
SoundsignsDewey Redman1981Album
80/81Pat Metheny, Charlie Haden, Jack DeJohnette, Dewey Redman, Michael Brecker1980Album
Jazz Na Koncertnom Podiju Vol. 3Johnny Griffin, Art Taylor, Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Harry Edison, Bud Freeman, Dewey Redman1979Album
MusicsDewey Redman1979Album
CoincideDewey Redman1975Album
The Ear Of The BehearerDewey Redman1973Album
TarikDewey Redman1970Album
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