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Monday, September 04, 2006

RIP Dewey Redman

With maynard Ferguson passing only a week or so ago, the jazz world now has to
say goodbye to another great. Tenor legend Dewey Redman died on Saturday
after slipping into a coma followinga massive stroke. he was 75.
Though more famous in later years as the father of Joshua Redman
Dewey was known and acclaimned throughout the jazz world - especially
by his fellow musicians who praied his obviousl ove of music, his versatility
his powerful sound (in the Texas tenor tradition) and his engaging personality

condolences and prayers to the family. He will be missed
but the music remains.

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