[JPL] Dewey Redman

Larry Thomas lrt0393 at hotmail.com
Tue Sep 5 16:59:47 EDT 2006


Eve:

Happy summer!  Great story.  I enjoyed every minute of it.  In my opinion, 
he should have stuffed several  $100 bills (at least 10) there.  Thanks to 
you and others, we continue to honor our elders as we should do!  Take care 
and peace!


Be cool,

Larry Reni Thomas
Sunday Night Jazz Host
WCOM-FM
Chapel Hill-Carrboro, NC
www.communityradio.coop



>From: EvE cOrneLiOus <eve at evecornelious.com>
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>Subject: Re: [JPL] Dewey Redman
>Date: Sun, 03 Sep 2006 20:58:40 -0400
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>Dewey Redman Contributed to the Arts.
>
>Years ago I was at the North Sea Jazz festival [first time] and for those
>who have been there you know that there is a always a jam session at
>Bel-Aire Hotel every night where EVERYBODY stays. I was absolutely
>enthralled at all of the legends who were coming through the door in the
>lobby.I literally sat by the lobby door waiting to see who would roll
>through next.
>Anyway, later in the night at the jam session, I was introduced to Dewey
>Redman and eventually told me that he was the father of Joshua Redman. He
>was already kind of tipsy and after talking for some time he went on to
>comment [in fact, marvel] at the amount of money his son was making 
>compared
>to him. I Listened.
>Then someone told him that I was a struggling singer, so, I guess he wanted
>to contribute to the arts. Out of the blue, he tried to give me a $100.
>Bill...I said , NO! NO! NO! Maybe he was drunk?
>Of course I said, "you don't need to do that." You keep your money. After
>all, I don't know if he was complaining or bragging about his son's money. 
>I
>said, "Stop it. What are you talking about?" [laughing] He continued to try
>and make me take the money, I continued to refuse. We were both drinking 
>and
>having fun and I was just happy to be there...also, I was being paid [not
>much].
>So, before I could react, he pushed the $100. bill down into my bosom and
>walked away..so, after all of that effort...Hey, I kept it and Boy, did I
>appreciate it!
>So, Dewey Redman Contributed to the Arts.
>Eve Cornelious
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> > Apparently he slipped in a coma and passed  late yesterday.  He had 
>liver
> > problems and I believe prostate cancer.
> >
> > peace and rest Dewey
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>Following up his Grammy award-winning album Overtime, DAVE HOLLAND returns 
>with CRITICAL MASS, the first new studio album in five years from his 
>highly acclaimed quintet featuring CHRIS POTTER (tenor and soprano), STEVE 
>NELSON (vibes), ROBIN EUBANKS (trombone), and NATE SMITH (drums).  CRITICAL 
>MASS features eight road-tested, original compositions on record for the 
>first time and, of course, masterful performances by a jazz group that has 
>become a trademark for excellence in music.
>
>ON YOUR DESKS NOW!
>
>GOING FOR ADDS: 8/28 and 8/29
>
>IN STORES:  8/29
>
>FALL TOUR DATES, UPDATED BIO, PRESS RELEASE, PHOTOS and more, please visit 
>Rock Paper Scissors's OPK at: http://tinyurl.com/fkfls
>
>LIMITED TIME ONLY!!! -- 100 MP3 free copies of a new version Dave's classic 
>tune Dream of the Elders (recorded during the Critical Mass sessions) are 
>available for download here: http://tinyurl.com/nf5hn
>
>For more information, interviews, etc. -- please contact: 
>garrett at sunnysiderecords.com
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