Joshua Redman & Brad Mehldau Duo
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|Thu 19 Jan ’12, 7:30pm||
Where: The Concourse, 409 Victoria Avenue, Sydney
Hailed by the Boston Herald as "a jazz wunderkind," saxophonist Joshua Redman is one of today"s most acclaimed and charismatic jazz artists. After winning the prestigious Thelonious Monk International Saxophone Competition in 1996, he quickly hit his stride, touring with the likes of Jack DeJohnette, Charlie Haden, Elvin Jones and Pat Metheny.
Brad Mehldau has garnered numerous awards and admiration from jazz purists and music enthusiasts alike, forging a unique path and embodying the essence of jazz exploration, classical romanticism and pop allure. He has also worked with a number of jazz greats including Charlie Haden, Pat Metheny, Michael Brecker, Wayne Shorter and John Scofield.
Having worked together in the early 90s, the duo has reunited after 15 years, with Sydney Festival the first opportunity to hear this thrilling combination in Australia.