More You Tune In, The More You Hear

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Tuesday May 22, 2018

From The Lexington Herald Leader

Jazzman Joshua Redman’s new album: The more you tune in, the more you hear
By: Walter Tunis

It’s no coincidence as the final minutes fade on “Still Dreaming,” the newest Nonesuch album featuring saxophonist Joshua Redman, that the music is reaching a boil. It does so several times on this conundrum of a record — a figurative tribute to a jazz legacy that, in turn, honored a forefather of the music. There is also a more literal family connection. In the end, though, what distinguishes this very satisfying new album is an ability to stand proudly on its own might and merit.

[…] It makes for a jazz adventure that begs for repeated listening. The more you tune in, the more you hear the present day curators of a sublime jazz legacy forging its music into something unmistakably new.

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