Joshua Redman

Joshua Redman

If I knew what it was going to look like, I wouldnt be so excited to be a part of it. Jazz is a music of surprise; its a music of spontaneity. I think jazz musicians live--I know I do--for being surprised and not knowing whats going to come next.More Joshua Redman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It was about finding creative, original musicians. Musicians who are strong composers. Flexible, empathetic musicians, who are great individually but who also have a great sense for cooperation and collaboration, great listeners as well as great players.More Joshua Redman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Another factor is that in terms of the original compositions, this is our strongest year yet. Everyone wrote a fantastic piece and everyone really had a greater sense of how to write for this band -- not only for this particular instrumentation, but for these particular players. Each year, the reality is getting closer to the ideal of a collective.More Joshua Redman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If everyone liked what I did, I probably wouldn't be playing anything of depth.More Joshua Redman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Some of the freshest, most compelling, and most soulful music I have heard recently. Bob Reynolds is an amazing musician, with something very exciting and original to say.More Joshua Redman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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