Dewey Redman Leader Entry
by Michael Fitzgerald

Generated on Sun, Oct 02, 2011


Date: January 4, 1966
Location: San Francisco, CA
Label: Fontana

Dewey Redman (ldr), Donald Garrett (bcl, b, v), Dewey Redman (ts, v), Jym Young (p, kal), Eddie Moore (d)

a. a-01    Look For The Black Star - 15:41  (Dewey Redman)
b. a-02    For Eldon - 6:29  (Dewey Redman)
c. b-01    Spur Of The Moment - 1:54  (Dewey Redman)
d. b-02    Seven And One - 13:22  (Dewey Redman)
e. b-03    Of Love - 7:58  (Dewey Redman)
All titles on:      Arista/Freedom LP 12": AL 1011 — Look For The Black Star   (1975)

Donald Garrett (bcl) on d; (v) on a; Jym Young (kal) on d; Dewey Redman (v) on a.

Arista LP issue gives only 1966 as recording date.

Lord lists three unissued titles: Inner Sanctum; When Will The Blues Leave?; Dewey's New Thing. Details unknown.

Need information on Japanese CD issue.


Date: October 1, 1969
Location: Paris, France
Label: byg

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (mus, ts), Malachi Favors (b), Ed Blackwell (d)

a. a-01    Tarik - 4:45  (Dewey Redman)
b. a-02    Fo Lo [aka Communication] - 5:08  (Dewey Redman)
c. a-03    Paris? Oui! - 13:39  (Dewey Redman)
d. b-01    Lop-O-Lop - 13:07  (Dewey Redman)
e. b-02    Related And Unrelated Vibrations - 10:33  (Dewey Redman)
All titles on:      byg LP 12": 529 334 [Actuel 34] — Tarik   

Dewey Redman (mus) on a; (ts) on b-e.

Personnel specifics need confirmation.


Date: December 19, 1969
Location: Record Plant, New York City
Label: [private recording]

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (mus, ts), Chris Capers (fh), Bob Cunningham (b), Rashied Ali, Ed Blackwell, Eddie Moore (d)

a.     Innerconnection - 10:08  (Dewey Redman)
b.     PS - 7:50  (Dewey Redman)
c.     Look For The Black Star - 13:27  (Dewey Redman)
d.    alt Look For The Black Star - 15:08  (Dewey Redman)

Sometimes erroneously listed as an unissued Blue Note session.

One additional title, sometimes listed as "Apple-itis" (12:34) - not a known Dewey Redman composition.


Date: June 8 & 9, 1973
Location: Generation Sound, New York City
Label: Impulse!

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (mus, as, ts), Sirone [Norris Jones] (wf, b), Ted Daniel (t), Eddie Moore (d, tmp, gng, saw), Danny Johnson (per), Jane Robertson (vc)

a. a-01    Innerconnection - 4:54  (Dewey Redman)
     Impulse! LP 12": AS 9250 — The Ear Of The Behearer   (1973)
     GRP/Impulse! CD: IMPD 271 — The Ear Of The Behearer   (1998)
b. a-01 - alt.   alt Innerconnection  (Dewey Redman)
     Impulse! LP 12": AS 9267 — No Energy Crisis   
c. a-02    Imani - 7:09  (Dewey Redman)
     Impulse! LP 12": AS 9250 — The Ear Of The Behearer   (1973)
     GRP/Impulse! CD: IMPD 271 — The Ear Of The Behearer   (1998)
d. a-03    Walls-Bridges - 4:09  (Dewey Redman)
     Impulse! LP 12": AS 9250 — The Ear Of The Behearer   (1973)
     GRP/Impulse! CD: IMPD 271 — The Ear Of The Behearer   (1998)
e. a-04    PS - 5:42  (Dewey Redman)
     Impulse! LP 12": AS 9250 — The Ear Of The Behearer   (1973)
     GRP/Impulse! CD: IMPD 271 — The Ear Of The Behearer   (1998)
f. b-01    Boody - 12:07  (Dewey Redman)
     Impulse! LP 12": AS 9250 — The Ear Of The Behearer   (1973)
     GRP/Impulse! CD: IMPD 271 — The Ear Of The Behearer   (1998)
g. b-02    Sunlanding - 2:25  (Dewey Redman)
     Impulse! LP 12": AS 9250 — The Ear Of The Behearer   (1973)
     GRP/Impulse! CD: IMPD 271 — The Ear Of The Behearer   (1998)
h. b-03    Image (In Disguise) - 6:34  (Dewey Redman)
     Impulse! LP 12": AS 9250 — The Ear Of The Behearer   (1973)
     GRP/Impulse! CD: IMPD 271 — The Ear Of The Behearer   (1998)

Dewey Redman (mus) on h.

Ted Daniel plays Moroccan bugle on g.


Date: June 29, 1974
Location: Newport Jazz Festival - Carnegie Hall, New York City
Label: [radio broadcast]

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (ts), Ted Daniel (t), Sirone [Norris Jones] (b), Art Lewis (d), Leroy Jenkins (vn)

a.     [unknown titles]  (Composer Unknown)

Confirmation needed on date and location - there may be another performance from Avery Fisher Hall on July 4, 1974.


Date: September 9, 1974
Location: Generation Sound Studio, New York City
Label: Impulse!

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (cl, ts), Ted Daniel (t), Sirone [Norris Jones] (b), Eddie Moore (d, tmp, cym), Leroy Jenkins (vn)

a.     Seeds And Deeds - 4:50  (Dewey Redman)
     GRP/Impulse! CD: IMPD 271 — The Ear Of The Behearer   (1998)
b.     Somnifacient - 7:13  (Dewey Redman)
Both titles on:      Impulse! LP 12": ASD 9300 — Coincide   

Dewey Redman (cl) on b; (ts) on a; Sirone [Norris Jones] (b) on a; Eddie Moore (d) on a; (tmp) on b; (cym) on b.


Date: September 10, 1974
Location: Generation Sound, New York City
Label: Impulse!

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (ts, zth), Sirone [Norris Jones] (b), Eddie Moore (d, per)

a.     Meditation Submission Purification - 8:13  (Dewey Redman)
b.     Joie De Vivre - 3:18  (Dewey Redman)
     GRP/Impulse! CD: IMPD 271 — The Ear Of The Behearer   (1998)
c.     Funcitydues - 3:14  (Dewey Redman)
     GRP/Impulse! CD: IMPD 271 — The Ear Of The Behearer   (1998)
d.     Phadan Sers - 3:40  (Dewey Redman)
e.     Qow - 10:15  (Dewey Redman)
     GRP/Impulse! CD: IMPD 271 — The Ear Of The Behearer   (1998)
All titles on:      Impulse! LP 12": ASD 9300 — Coincide   

Dewey Redman (ts) on b-c, e; (zth) on a, d; Sirone [Norris Jones] (b) on a-c, e; Eddie Moore (d) on b-c, e; (per) on a.


Date: March 23, 1977
Location: Bologna, Italy
Label: [private recording]

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (ts), Ted Daniel (t), Fred Hopkins (b), Eddie Moore (d)

a.     [unknown titles]  (Composer Unknown)

Date: March 26, 1977
Location: Mohren, Willisau, Switzerland
Label: [radio broadcast]

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (mus, ts), Ted Daniel (t), Fred Hopkins (b), Eddie Moore (d)

a.     [unknown titles]  (Composer Unknown)

Date: June 22, 1978
Location: Stadt Theater, Basel, Switzerland
Label: [radio broadcast]

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (mus, ts), Fred Simmons (p), Mark Helias (b), Eddie Moore (d)

a.     [unknown titles]  (Composer Unknown)

Date: October 17-19, 1978
Location: Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA
Label: Galaxy

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (mus, ts, hrp, v), Fred Simmons (p, cwb), Mark Helias (b), Eddie Moore (d, per, saw, v)

a. a-01    Need To Be - 10:11  (Dewey Redman)
b. a-02    (The) Virgin Strike (March) - 5:35  (Dewey Redman)
c. a-03    Alone Again (Naturally) - 6:19  (Gilbert O'Sullivan)
d. b-01    Unknown Tongue - 9:06  (Dewey Redman)
e. b-02    One Beautiful Day - 5:36  (Dewey Redman)
f. b-03    Daystar Nightlight - 6:04  (Dewey Redman)
All titles on:      Galaxy LP 12": GXY 5118 — Musics   (1979)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-1860-2 — Musics   

Dewey Redman (mus) on d; (hrp) on e; (v) on d; Fred Simmons (cwb) on d; Eddie Moore (per) on d; (saw) on e; (v) on d.


Date: October 18 & 19, 1978
Location: Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA
Label: Galaxy

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (ts, hrp), Fred Simmons (p), Charlie Haden, Mark Helias (b), Eddie Moore (d, cym, saw)

a. a-01    Piece For Tenor And Two Basses - 8:23  (Dewey Redman)
b. a-02    Half Nelson - 10:07  (Miles Davis)
c. b-01    Adesso Lo Sai - 13:59  (Dewey Redman)
d. b-02    Come Earth - 8:00  (Dewey Redman)
All titles on:      Galaxy LP 12": GXY 5130 — Soundsigns   (1981)

Fred Simmons (p) on b-d; Charlie Haden (b) on a, d; Eddie Moore (d) on b-c; (cym) on d; (saw) on d; Dewey Redman (hrp) on d.


Date: June 28, 1980
Location: Soundscape, New York City
Label: DIW

Ed Blackwell, Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (mus, cl), Ed Blackwell (d)

a.     Improvisation - 8:35  (collective improvisation)
b.     Improvisation - 7:30  (collective improvisation)
Both titles on:      DIW CD: DIW 406 — Back On 52nd Street - Live From Soundscape   

a. listed as "Improvisation 1" and b. listed as "Improvisation 2".


Date: August 31, 1980
Location: Willisau Jazz Festival, Willisau, Switzerland
Label: Black Saint

Ed Blackwell, Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (mus, ts), Ed Blackwell (d)

a. a-01    Willisee - 14:11  (Dewey Redman)
b. a-02    We Hope - 9:22  (Dewey Redman)
c. b-01    F I - 2:00  (Dewey Redman)
d. b-02    Fo Lo [aka Communication] - 14:10  (Dewey Redman)
e. b-03    S 126 T - 6:40  (Ed Blackwell)
All titles on:      Black Saint CD: 120 093-2 — Red And Black In Willisau   

Dewey Redman (mus) on b; (ts) on a, c-d.

b-02 listed as "Communication".


Date: July 6, 1981
Location: Bottom Line, New York City
Label: [private recording]

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (mus, ts), Ed Blackwell (d)

a.     [unknown titles]  (Composer Unknown)

Unknown p, b.


Date: January 1982
Label: ECM

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (ts), Charles Eubanks (p), Mark Helias (b), Ed Blackwell (d)

a. a-01    Thren  (Dewey Redman)
b. a-02    Love Is  (Dewey Redman)
c. a-03    Turn Over Baby  (Dewey Redman)
d. b-01    Joie De Vivre  (Dewey Redman)
e. b-02    Combinations  (Dewey Redman)
f. b-03    Dewey Square  (Charlie Parker)
All titles on:      ECM LP 12": ECM-1-1225 — The Struggle Continues   (1982)
     ECM LP 12": 1225 — The Struggle Continues   (1982)
     ECM CD: 6025 1742062 5 — The Struggle Continues   (2007)

Date: 1982 or 1983
Location: The Artists' Quarter, Minneapolis, MN
Label: [private recording]

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (mus, ts)

a.     [unknown titles]  (Composer Unknown)

Second set. Taper recalls no specifics of date or accompanying local musicians (p, b, d). Four unknown selections: 12:50/21:03/25:34/6:23.


Date: May 2, 1984
Location: Tübingen, Germany
Label: [private recording]

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (mus, ts, v), Charles Eubanks (mld, p), Eddie Moore (xyl, d, v), Mark Helias (b)

a. 01    Need To Be - 21:10  (Dewey Redman)
b. 02    (The) Virgin Strike (March) - 22:59  (Dewey Redman)
c. 03    Daystar Nightlight - 9:20  (Dewey Redman)
d. 04    Half Nelson - 11:32  (Miles Davis)
e. 05    Turn Over Baby - 11:33  (Dewey Redman)
f. 07    Unknown Tongue - 13:42  (Dewey Redman)

Dewey Redman (mus) on f; (v) on f.

One additional selection #06 (16:47) - title unknown.


Date: January 13, 1985
Location: Painted Bride, Philadelphia, PA
Label: [private recording]

Charlie Haden, Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (mus, ts), Charlie Haden (b)

a. 01    Happy House - 20:34  (Ornette Coleman)
b. 02    Law Years - 31:49  (Ornette Coleman)
c. 03    Lonely Woman - 16:35  (Ornette Coleman)

Spoken comments (1:30) precede the first selection.


Date: August 30, 1986
Location: Saalfelden, Austria
Label: [private recording]

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (mus, ts), Rod Williams (p), Leon Lee Dorsey (b), Pheeroan akLaff (d)

a.     [unknown titles]  (Composer Unknown)

Date: November 20, 1986
Location: Melarkey's, Sacramento, CA
Label: [radio broadcast]

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (mus, ts), Rod Williams (p), Andre St. James (b), Eddie Moore (d)

a.     [unknown titles]  (Composer Unknown)

Date: June 19, 1987
Location: Greenwich House, New York City
Label: [radio broadcast]

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (ts), Rod Williams (p), Fred Hopkins (b), Ed Blackwell (d)

a.     [unknown titles]  (Composer Unknown)

Broadcast on WBGO-FM. Confirmation needed that this was the same date reviewed in The New York Times 6/21/87.


Date: May 13, 1989
Location: International New Jazz Festival, Moers, Germany
Label: [private recording]

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (mus, ts), Geri Allen (p), Cameron Brown (b), Eddie Moore (d)

a.     [unknown titles]  (Composer Unknown)

Date: September 13 & 14, 1989
Location: New York City
Label: Black Saint

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (as, ts), Geri Allen (p), Cameron Brown (b), Eddie Moore (d)

a. a-01    Boo Boodoop - 9:46  (Dewey Redman)
b. a-02    Mirror Windows - 8:32  (Dewey Redman)
c. a-03 (part 1)    Blues For J. A. M. - 5:02  (Dewey Redman)
d. b-01    If I Should Lose You - 8:07  (Leo Robin, Ralph Rainger)
e. b-02    As One - 5:58  (Dewey Redman)
f. b-03    Lazy Bird - 6:20  (John Coltrane)
All titles on:      Black Saint CD: 120 123-2 — Living On The Edge   

Dewey Redman (as) on d; (ts) on a-c, e-f; Cameron Brown (b) on a-d, f; Eddie Moore (d) on a-d, f.

CHECK PERSONNEL SPECIFICS!


Date: October 10, 1990
Location: Nürnberg, Germany
Label: [radio broadcast]

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (ts), Hotep Idris Galeta (p), Cameron Brown (b), Leroy Williams (d)

a.     [unknown titles]  (Composer Unknown)

Date: April 5, 1991
Location: Town Hall, New York City
Label: [radio broadcast]

Geri Allen, Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (ts), Geri Allen (p)

a.     [unknown titles]  (Composer Unknown)

Date: July 29 & 30, 1992
Location: Tom Tedesco Studio, Paramus, NJ
Label: Enja

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (mus, as, ts), Joshua Redman (ts), Cameron Brown (b), Leon Parker (d)

a. 01    Le Clit - 9:09  (Dewey Redman)
b. 02    Everything Happens To Me - 10:27  (Matt Dennis, Tom Adair)
c. 03    O'Besso - 14:09  (Dewey Redman)
d. 04    Imagination - 8:15  (Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Burke)
e. 04    For Mo - 13:25  (Dewey Redman)
All titles on:      Enja CD: CD 7073-2 — Choices   (1992)

Dewey Redman (mus) on c; (as) on a, e; (ts) on b-c; Joshua Redman (ts) on a, d-e.

Personnel specifics need confirmation.


Date: December 11, 1992
Label: Venus

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (mus, as, ts, v), Joshua Redman (ts), Charles Eubanks (p), Anthony Cox (b), Carl Allen (d), Daniel G. Sadownick (per)

a. 01    African Venus - 9:27  (Dewey Redman)
b. 02    Dewey's Tune [aka Venus And Mars] - 7:48  (Dewey Redman)
c. 03    Mister Sandman - 6:54  (Francis Drake 'Pat' Ballard)
d. 04    Echo Prayer - 5:53  (Dewey Redman)
e. 05    Satin Doll - 8:23  (Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn, Johnny Mercer)
f. 06    Take The "A" Train - 7:41  (Billy Strayhorn)
g. 07    Turnaround - 6:25  (Ornette Coleman)
All titles on:      Evidence CD: ECD 22093-2 — African Venus   

Dewey Redman (mus) on a; (v) on c; Joshua Redman (ts) on b-c, e.

02 listed as "Venus And Mars".

Personnel specifics needed.


Date: April 8, 1994
Location: Cité de la Musique, Marseille, France
Label: [private recording]

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (ts), Rita Marcotulli (p), Cameron Brown (b), Leon Parker (d)

a. 02    The Very Thought Of You - 13:12  (Ray Noble)
b. 03    Le Clit - 13:52  (Dewey Redman)
c. 04    Everything Happens To Me - 12:28  (Matt Dennis, Tom Adair)
d. 05    O'Besso - 8:41  (Dewey Redman)
e. 06    Blues For J. A. M. - 8:04  (Dewey Redman)
f. 07    Stablemates - 7:45  (Benny Golson)

Additional selections: #1 (13:42) and #8 (14:04) - titles unknown.


Date: April 27, 1994
Location: Jazz Club Akwarium, Warsaw, Poland
Label: [private recording]

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (ts), Rita Marcotulli (p), Cameron Brown (b), Leon Parker (d)

a.     [unknown titles]  (Composer Unknown)

Date: July 1, 1995
Location: Eldena, Germany
Label: [radio broadcast]

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (ts), Rita Marcotulli (p), Cameron Brown (b), Matt Wilson (d)

a. 01    Stablemates  (Benny Golson)
b. 02    Boody  (Dewey Redman)
c. 03    Walls-Bridges  (Dewey Redman)
d. 04    I-Pimp  (Dewey Redman)

Confirmation needed on date and that this is not a different recording than one listed as from July 7, 1995 in Eldena.


Date: May 22, 1996
Location: Iridium, New York City
Label: [radio broadcast]

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (ts), Charles Eubanks (p), Cameron Brown (b), Matt Wilson (d)

a.     [unknown titles]  (Composer Unknown)

Date: October 1996
Location: Ronnie Scott's, London, UK
Label: Palmetto

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (ts), Rita Marcotulli (p), Cameron Brown (b), Matt Wilson (d)

a. 01    I Should Care - 10:55  (Axel Stordahl, Paul Weston, Sammy Cahn)
b. 02    The Very Thought Of You - 9:28  (Ray Noble)
c. 03    I-Pimp - 1:45  (Dewey Redman)
d. 04    Zingaro [aka Portrait In Black And White] - 9:17  (Antonio Carlos Jobim)
e. 05    Tu-Inns - 7:18  (Dewey Redman)
f. 06    Kleerwine - 4:12  (Dewey Redman)
g. 07    Stablemates - 5:21  (Benny Golson)
h. 08    Eleven - 8:58  (Dewey Redman)
All titles on:      Palmetto CD: 2030 — Dewey Redman In London   

Date: June 26, 1997
Location: Knitting Factory, New York City
Label: [private recording]

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (ts), Charles Eubanks (p), Cameron Brown (b), Matt Wilson (d)

a.     [unknown titles]  (Composer Unknown)

Date: March 7, 1999
Location: Winter Jazz Festival, Minneapolis, MN
Label: [private recording]

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (mus, ts), Bill Carrothers (p), Terry Burns (b), Phil Hey (d)

a.     [unknown titles]  (Composer Unknown)

Date: April 28, 1999
Location: Nefertiti Jazz Club, Göteborg, Sweden
Label: [radio broadcast]

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (ts), Rita Marcotulli (p), John Menegon (b), Matt Wilson (d)

a. 01    The Very Thought Of You - 16:28  (Ray Noble)
b. 02    I-Pimp - 12:42  (Dewey Redman)
c. 04    Second Balcony Jump - 11:17  (Gerald Valentine, Billy Eckstine)
d. 06    Take The "A" Train - 6:36  (Billy Strayhorn)

Additional selections #3 (9:58) #5 (13:04) - titles unknown.


Date: May 25, 2001
Location: La Palma, Roma, Italy
Label: [radio broadcast]

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (ts), Rita Marcotulli (p), John Menegon (b), Mark McLean (d)

a.     [unknown titles]  (Composer Unknown)

Six unidentified titles (5:25/13:13/12:05/9:08/16:41/14:35).


Date: May 31, 2001
Location: Paris, France
Label: [private recording]

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (mus, ts), Rita Marcotulli (p), John Menegon (b), Mark McLean (d)

a.     [unknown titles]  (Composer Unknown)

Date: May 27, 2002
Location: Vision Festival, New York City
Label: [private recording]

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (mus, ts), Barney McCall (p), John Menegon (b), Matt Wilson (d)

a.     [unknown titles]  (Composer Unknown)

Date: November 4, 2002
Location: Moods, Zürich, Switzerland
Label: [private recording]

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (ts), Rita Marcotulli (p), John Menegon (b), John Betsch (d)

a.     [unknown titles]  (Composer Unknown)

Date: March 20, 2004
Location: Auditorium della Cultura Friulana, Gorizia, Italy
Label: [private recording]

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (mus, ts), Rita Marcotulli (p), John Menegon (b), Matt Wilson (d)

a.     [unknown titles]  (Composer Unknown)

Date: April 4, 2004
Location: AMR Jazz Festival - Alhambra, Geneva, Switzerland
Label: [radio broadcast]

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (ts), Rita Marcotulli (p), John Menegon (b), Matt Wilson (d)

a. 04    Escape - 21:05  (Rita Marcotulli)
b. 05    Everything Happens To Me - 6:19  (Matt Dennis, Tom Adair)
c. 06    Blues For J. A. M. - 5:50  (Dewey Redman)
d. 07    Take The "A" Train - 7:58  (Billy Strayhorn)

Dewey Redman (ts) on b-d.


Date: July 9, 2005
Location: Montréal Jazz Festival - Centre de Creativité, Montréal, Canada
Label: [private recording]

Dewey Redman (ldr), Dewey Redman (ts), Frank Kimbrough (p), John Menegon (b), Matt Wilson (d)

a. 01    Second Balcony Jump  (Gerald Valentine, Billy Eckstine)
b. 02    Boo Boodoop  (Dewey Redman)
c. 03    I Should Care  (Axel Stordahl, Paul Weston, Sammy Cahn)
d. 04    Walls-Bridges  (Dewey Redman)
e. 05    Unknown Tongue  (Dewey Redman)
f. 06    Turn Over Baby  (Dewey Redman)
g. 07    Take The "A" Train  (Billy Strayhorn)