Joshua Redman Facts
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1969, Feb. 01
Date of birth
Berkeley, CA
Joshua Redman Biography by Matt Pierson (Europe Jazz Network, Dec. 1992)
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1974
Enrolled in Indonesian and Indian music classes at Berkeley's Center for World Music
Berkeley, CA
Biography: Joshua Redman by Jeffrey Taylor (Contemporary Musicians, Sep. 1994, Vol. 12)
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1979
After experimenting with recorder, guitar, and piano, begins playing tenor saxophone
Berkeley, CA
Biography: Joshua Redman by Jeffrey Taylor (Contemporary Musicians, Sep. 1994, Vol. 12)
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1983-86
Member of a jazz band at Berkeley High School
Berkeley, CA
Biography: Joshua Redman by Jeffrey Taylor (Contemporary Musicians, Sep. 1994, Vol. 12)
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1986
Graduates Berkeley High School
Berkeley, CA
Joshua Redman Biography by Matt Pierson (Europe Jazz Network, Dec. 1992)
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1986-91
Performs with Harvard University's jazz band and participates in informal jam sessions in the Boston area
Boston, MA
Biography: Joshua Redman by Jeffrey Taylor (Contemporary Musicians, Sep. 1994, Vol. 12)
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1987, Fall
Enters Harvard University
Boston, MA
 Joshua Redman Biography by Matt Pierson (Europe Jazz Network, Dec. 1992)
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1990, Summer
Debutes with his father at The Village Vanguard
New York, NY
 Joshua Redman Biography by Matt Pierson (Europe Jazz Network, Dec. 1992)
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1991
Graduates Summa Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Harvard University and is accepted to Yale Law School
New Haven, CT
 Joshua Redman Biography by Matt Pierson (Europe Jazz Network, Dec. 1992)
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1991, June
Moves to Brooklyn
New York, NY
 Joshua Redman Biography by Matt Pierson (Europe Jazz Network, Dec. 1992)
Biography: Joshua Redman by Jeffrey Taylor (Contemporary Musicians, Sep. 1994, Vol. 12)
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1991, Summer
Writes his first composition, Sublimation
n/a
 Joshua Redman Biography by Matt Pierson (Europe Jazz Network, Dec. 1992)
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1991, November
Wins the Thelonius Monk International Jazz Saxophone Competition
Washington, DC
 Joshua Redman Biography by Matt Pierson (Europe Jazz Network, Dec. 1992)
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1992
Performs at 1992 Jazz Aspen Snowmass Festival
Aspen, CO
Young man with sax at Wheeler by Stewart Oksenhorn (Aspen Times, Apr. 22-23, 1995)
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1992
Signs with Warner Bros.
n/a
Biography: Joshua Redman by Jeffrey Taylor (Contemporary Musicians, Sep. 1994, Vol. 12)
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1992, May 27
Body & Soul recorded live for Joshua Redman at Power Station
New York, NY
 Album notes and review (CD Universe, 1997)
Liner notes
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1992, Jun. 4
Trinkle Tinkle recorded live for Joshua Redman at Power Station
New York, NY
 Album notes and review (CD Universe, 1997)
Liner notes
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1992, Sep. 15
Recording session for Joshua Redman at Skyline Studios
New York, NY
 Album notes and review (CD Universe, 1997)
Liner notes
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1992
Voted Best New Artist in 1992 by Jazz Times Readerís Poll
n/a
 Joshua Redman Biography by Matt Pierson (Europe Jazz Network, Dec. 1992)
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1993, Mar. 23
Releases debut album, Joshua Redman
n/a
 Album notes and review (CD Universe, 1997)
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1993
Performs on the White House lawn with President Bill Clinton
Washington, DC
Biography: Joshua Redman by Jeffrey Taylor (Contemporary Musicians, Sep. 1994, Vol. 12)
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1993
Composes the music for the movie 42nd street directed by Louis Malie
n/a
An Interview with Joshua Redman by Jordi On Jazz (Jazzpromo.com, 2000)
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1993
Voted Hot Jazz Artist of 1993 by Rolling Stone
n/a
Biography: Joshua Redman by Jeffrey Taylor (Contemporary Musicians, Sep. 1994, Vol. 12)
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1993
Voted #1 Tenor Saxophonist (Talent Deserving of Wider Recognition) by a Down Beat critics' poll
n/a
Biography: Joshua Redman by Jeffrey Taylor (Contemporary Musicians, Sep. 1994, Vol. 12)
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1993
Voted Best New Artist in 1993 by Jazz Times Readerís Poll
n/a
Fermilab Arts Series Page (Feb. 10, 1996)
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1993
Awarded Musician of the Year by Jazz Supplement of Village Voice
n/a
Joshua Redman Jazz Quartet comes to MTU by Bethany Haara (Michigan Tech Lode, Oct. 27, 1995)
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1993, Sep. 21
Releases Wish
n/a
Album notes and review (CD Universe, 1997)
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1994
Tours with the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra
USA
Biography: Joshua Redman by Jeffrey Taylor (Contemporary Musicians, Sep. 1994, Vol. 12)
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1994, Feb. 27
The Joshua Redman Quintet performs at the Evert B. Person Theater at Sonoma State University
Rohnert Park, CA
Jazzman Joshua Redman hits his stride by Greg Cahill (Sonoma Independent, Feb. 15-21, 1996)
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1994, Mar. 8-10
Recording session for Moodswing at Power Station
New York, NY
Album notes and review (CD Universe, 1997)
Liner notes
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1994, Sep. 13
Releases Moodswing
n/a
Album notes and review (CD Universe, 1997)
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1994
Voted #1 Tenor Saxophonist by a Down Beat critics' poll
n/a
Fermilab Arts Series Page (Feb. 10, 1996)
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1994
Voted Jazz Artist of the Year by a Down Beat critics' poll
n/a
Fermilab Arts Series Page (Feb. 10, 1996)
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1994
Moodswing voted Jazz Album of the Year by a Down Beat critics' poll
n/a
The Joshua Redman Story by The Music Connection
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1994
Voted Jazz Artist of the Year 1994 by Rolling Stone Critics Poll
n/a
Fermilab Arts Series Page (Feb. 10, 1996)
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1994
Grammy Nomination for Best Jazz Instrumental Performance
n/a
Fermilab Arts Series Page (Feb. 10, 1996)
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1995
Performs at Concord Jazz Festival
 Concord, CA
Concord Jazz Festival 1995 by Robert Tate (JazzNow Interactive, 1995)
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1995, Feb. 8
The Joshua Redman Quintet performs at Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS
Joshua Redman Quartet (Kansas State University, Feb. 8, 1995)
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1995, Mar. 21-26
Live recording session for Spirit of the Moment at The Village Vanguard
New York, NY
Review by Darrell Wheeler
Album notes and review (CD Universe, 1997)
Liner notes
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1995, Apr. 27
Performs at the Wheeler Opera House
Aspen, CO
Young man with sax at Wheeler by Stewart Oksenhorn (Aspen Times, Apr. 22-23, 1995)
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1995, Apr. 28
Performs at the Bluebird Theater
Denver, CO
Thrills by Susan Froyd (Westword, Apr. 26, 1995)
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1995, Aug. 16
Performs at Hollywood Bowl
Los Angeles, CA
Joshua Redman at Hollywood Bowl (JazzNow Interactive, Aug. 16, 1995 )
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1995, Aug. 29
Releases Spirit of the Moment
n/a
Album notes and review (CD Universe, 1997)
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1995, Oct. 27
Performs at Wisconsin Union Theater
Madison, WI
Get ready for tons of great sax by Irwin Soonachan (The Badger Herald, Oct. 26, 1995)
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1995, Oct. 28
The Joshua Redman Jazz Quartet performs at Michigan Tech in Fisher Hall
Houghton, MI
Joshua Redman Jazz Quartet comes to MTU by Bethany Haara (Michigan Tech Lode, Oct. 27, 1995)
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1995, Nov. 15
Performs at C.Y. Stephens at Iowa State University
Ames, IA
Redman brings Spirit of the Moment to Stephens by Scott Andersen (Iowa State Daily, Nov. 15, 1995)
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1995, Dec. 1
Performs at Paramount Theatre
Austin, TX
Live shots - Joshua Redman at Paramount Theatre (Austin Chronicle, Dec. 8-14, 1995)
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1995
The Joshua Redman Quintet voted #1Acoustic Jazz Group (TDWR) by a Down Beat critics' poll
n/a
Jazz Impressions - Photo Gallery by Ken Koenig (KUUMBWA Jazz Center, 1996)
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1995
Voted Best New Talent by Jazziz
n/a
The Joshua Redman Story by The Music Connection
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1996, Feb. 10
Performs at Wilson Hall
Batavia, IL
Fermilab Arts Series Page (Feb. 10, 1996)
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1996, Apr. 10-13
Recording session for Freedom in the Groove at Power Station
New York, NY
Album notes and review (CD Universe, 1997)
Liner notes
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1996, June
Performs with Chick Corea's Remembering Bud Powell band at the Globe Jazz and Blues Festival
Boston, MA
Boston's premiere jazz fest loses its juice by Jon Garelick (The Boston Phoenix, Jun. 27 - Jul. 4, 1996)
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1996
Performs at the JVC Jazz Festival
Newport, RI
Horns and history color this year's Newport Jazz by Jon Garelick (The Boston Phoenix, Aug. 22-29, 1996)
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1996, Sep. 20
Performs at 1996 Monterey Jazz Festival
Monterey, CA
Joshua Redman at 1996 Monterey Jazz Festival photographed by Keith Ian Polakoff (California Institute for the Preservation of Jazz, 1996)
Photos of Joshua Redman at 1996 Monterey Jazz Festival (Exclusive Enterprises, 1997)
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1996, Sep. 24
Releases Freedom in the Groove
n/a
Album notes and review (CD Universe, 1997)
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1996, Oct. 20
The Joshua Redman Quintet performs at Sanders Theatre
Boston, MA
That other jazz (The Boston Phoenix, 1996)
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1996, Oct. 21
Performs at Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
Athens, OH
Redman delights audience with bebop, jazz, R&B by Brian Cooley (Athens News, Oct. 22, 1996)
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1996, Oct. 27
Performs at the Wheeler Opera House
Aspen, CO
Joshua Redman by Stewart Oksenhorn (Aspen Times, Oct. 26-27, 1996 )
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1997, Feb. 11
Performs at Carper's
Raleigh, NC
The Joshua Redman Story by The Music Connection
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1997, Feb. 13-15
Performs at Bermuda Jazz Festival
Hamilton, Bermuda
That Cool Cat J. Redman (K. Holley's Page, no date)
The Joshua Redman Story by The Music Connection
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1997, Feb. 17
Performs at Hope College
Holland, MI
The Joshua Redman Story by The Music Connection
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1997, Feb. 19
Performs at the Boulder Theater
Boulder, CO
Thrills for the week by Susan Froyd (Westword, Feb. 13, 1997)
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1997, Feb. 20
Performs at Washington Center
Plympia, WA
The Joshua Redman Story by The Music Connection
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1997, Feb. 21
Performs at Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival
Moscow, ID
The Joshua Redman Story by The Music Connection
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1997, Feb. 22
Performs at Lewis & Clark College
Portland, OR
The Joshua Redman Story by The Music Connection
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1997, Feb. 23
Performs at Alex Theater
Los Angeles, CA
The Joshua Redman Story by The Music Connection
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1997, Feb. 27
Performs at Highland Theater
Albuquerque, NM
The Joshua Redman Story by The Music Connection
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1997, Feb. 28
Performs at University of Arizona
Tuscon, AZ
The Joshua Redman Story by The Music Connection
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1997, Mar. 1
Performs at Scottsdale Cultural Center
Scottsdale, AZ
The Joshua Redman Story by The Music Connection
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1997, Mar. 2
Performs at Paramount Theater
Austin, TX
The Joshua Redman Story by The Music Connection
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1997, Mar. 4
Performs at Caravan of Dreams
Dallas, TX
The Joshua Redman Story by The Music Connection
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1997, Mar. 5
Performs at Rockefellers
Houston, TX
The Joshua Redman Story by The Music Connection
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1997, Mar. 6
Performs at House of Blues
New Orleans, LA
The Joshua Redman Story by The Music Connection
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1997, Mar. 7
Performs at Kentucky Center of the Arts
Louisville, KY
The Joshua Redman Story by The Music Connection
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1997, Mar. 8
Performs at Kings Arts Complex
Columbus, OH
The Joshua Redman Story by The Music Connection
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1997, Mar. 13
Performs at the Barrymore Theatre
Madison, WI
Redman Blows into town (The Badger Herald, Mar. 13, 1997)
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1997, Mar. 14
Performs at Milliken Auditorium
Traverse City, MI
The Joshua Redman Story by The Music Connection
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1997, Mar. 15
Performs at Tarrytown Music Hall
Tarrytown, NY
The Joshua Redman Story by The Music Connection
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1997, Jul. 11-13
Performs at 1997 North Sea Jazz Festival
The Hague, the Netherlands
Who is Who: Joshua Redman at 1997 North Sea Jazz Festival (Jazz Facts, 1997)
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1997, Oct. 29
The Joshua Redman Trio performs at Herbst Theatre
San Francisco, CA
Joshua Redman Trio @ Herbst Theatre by Jeff Kaliss (CitySearch, Oct. 29, 1997)
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1997, Nov. 4-8
The Joshua Redman Trio performs at Jazz Alley
Seattle, WA
All-star Trio is turning up the heat at Jazz Alley by Paul de Barros (The Seattle Times, Nov. 6, 1997)
Joshua Redman Trio at Jazz Alley (Dimitriou's Jazz Alley, Nov. 4-8, 1997)
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1997/1998
Redman and his wife Gabrielle Armand move from a Manhattan duplex to a three-story Dutch colonial in the suburb of Sleepy Hollow
n/a
Joshua Redman takes another risk (Amarillo Globe-News, Jun. 15, 2000)
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1998, Apr. 25
Performs with Marian McPartland in Grover Center at Ohio University
Athens, OH
Musicians Bridge Gap by Markkus Rovito (Audiogram - Ohio University, Jun. 1997)
A hot night of cool jazz: McPartland and Redman will share Grover stage (Audiogram - Ohio University, Apr. 1998)
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1998, May 13 Performs at the opening night ceremonies of the 1998
     Cannes Film Festival
Cannes, France An Interview with Joshua Redman by Jordi On Jazz (Jazzpromo.com, 2000) L
1998, Sep. 22
Releases Timeless Tales (For Changing Times)
n/a
Review by Drew Wheeler (CDnow, no date)
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1998, Fall Performs at Massey Hall Toronto, Canada An Interview with Joshua Redman by Jordi On Jazz (Jazzpromo.com, 2000) L
1998, Nov. 6
The Joshua Redman Quartet performs at Orchestra Hall
Chicago, IL
The Joshua Redman Quartet and The Marcus Roberts Trio (Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Oct. 26, 1998)
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1998, Nov. 27
Performs at Kongresowa Hall
Warsaw, Poland
Joshua Redman na urodzinowym koncercie Radia Jazz (Dziennik Internetowy PAP, Nov. 27, 1998)
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1998, Dec. 7
Chats with internauts at LiveConcerts
The Web
Live In Concert: Jazz Artist Joshua Redman(Ottawa Citizen Online, 1997)
Joshua Redman at LiveConcerts.com (Dec. 7, 1998)
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1999, February Performs with Dave Mathews Band ? An Interview with Joshua Redman by Jordi On Jazz (Jazzpromo.com, 2000) L
1999, February Appeares on the Rolling Stone live record and home video, No Security n/a An Interview with Joshua Redman by Jordi On Jazz (Jazzpromo.com, 2000) R
1999, Mar. 30 - Apr. 4
The Joshua Redman Band performs at Jazz Alley
Seattle, WA
Joshua Redman at Jazz Alley (Dimitriou's Jazz Alley, Mar. 30 - Apr. 4 1999)
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1999, Apr. 10
Performs at The Ark
Ann Arbor, MI
Saxophonist Joshua Redman slides into Ark by John Uhl (The Michigan Daily, Apr. 8, 1999)
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1999, Apr. 18 Performs at Annenberg Center Philadelphia, PA Joshua Redman (City Paper Philadelphia, Apr. 15, 1999) L
1999, May Performs at the Sunfest Festival West Plam Beach, FL An Interview with Joshua Redman by Jordi On Jazz (Jazzpromo.com, 2000) L
1999, Aug. 14 Performs with his quartet at the twelfth annual Jazz Brevard Brevard, NC An Interview with Joshua Redman by Jordi On Jazz (Jazzpromo.com, 2000) L
1999, Aug. 15 Performs with his quartet at the annual Newport Jazz Festival Newport, RI An Interview with Joshua Redman by Jordi On Jazz (Jazzpromo.com, 2000) L
1999, Aug. 28 Performs at the Yorkfest York, PA An Interview with Joshua Redman by Jordi On Jazz (Jazzpromo.com, 2000) L
2000, Jan. 12-15
Performs at the International Association of Jazz Educators Conference
New Orleans, LA
Joshua Redman, Count Basie Orch. Headline Jazz Conference by Drew Wheeler (CDnow, Jan. 14, 2000)
Int'l Association of Jazz Educators 2000 Conference Nabs Joshua Redman, Nicholas Payton by Drew Wheeler (CDnow, Nov. 4, 1999)
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2000, Apr. 2
Performs at the Gothic Theatre
Englewood, CO
Critic's Choice - Joshua Redman by Mike Engstrom (Westword, Mar. 30, 2000)
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2000, Apr. 4
Releases Beyond
n/a
 Review by Drew Wheeler (CDnow, no date)
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2000, Mar.-Jun.
Artistic Director and artist-in-residence of the San Francisco Jazz Festival's SFJAZZ Spring Season 2000
San Francisco, CA
Review at Warner Bros. Jazz Space
Joshua Redman - Artist Bio (Warner Bros. Jazz Space)
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2001, Jan. 13
Participates in the 8th Annual Grammy Jazz SoundTable
New York, NY
Recording Academy Hosts Grammy Jazz Panel by Andrew Fish - amuZnet (Yahoo! Music, Jan. 12, 2001)
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2001, Mar. 27
Releases Passage of Time
n/a
Review by Drew Wheeler (CDnow, Mar. 26, 2001)
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2001, Mar. 30-31
Performs at The Orange County Performing Arts Center
Costa Mesa, CA
Joshua Redman (The Orange County Performing Arts Center, Jul. 13, 2000)
Joshua Redman (The Orange County Performing Arts Center, Jul. 14, 2000)
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