Joshua Redman/ Brad Mehldau Duo
Sat, September 24, 2016 at 7:30 pm
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Western Michigan University
Pianist Brad Mehldau and saxophonist Joshua Redman first performed together in Redman’s acclaimed quartet during the 90’s “young jazz lion” period. In the next two decades, both Grammy-nominated musicians grew as renowned leaders in their own ensembles, reaching international and critical acclaim and becoming modern-day icons.
Listen & Learn: Hear more about the back stories of Redman and Mehldau, and why this will be such a unique performance (4:20).
David Baldwin, Fontana Executive and Artistic Director, with Betsy Wong, Fontana Artistic Administrator
Renewing a long-standing musical relationship
“We’re excited to have them together,” said David Baldwin, Fontana Executive and Artistic Director. “It’s been a number of years since they’ve worked together … It will be the first time they are getting together as a duo in quite some time, and it’s very exciting for us.”
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