Saxophonist and composer Joshua Redman is an 11-time Grammy nominee and one of the most important voices in contemporary jazz.

Redman’s latest recording Where Are We is his first for Blue Note Records and also his first-ever vocal album. Featuring vocalist Gabrielle Cavassa, it takes us on a musical journey around the United States. Where Are We includes original compositions along with songs by Bruce Springsteen, Count Basie, Rodgers & Hart, John Coltrane, and more.

Redman joined us to talk about the new album and how it shaped his approach to music.