“All We Are Saying…”, the latest album from jazz guitarist Bill Frisell, devoted to the repertoire of John Lennon, and which he presents on Saturday with his quintet at the Newport Jazz Festival, boldly enters that complicated territory between the familiar and the new. “Most of my albums have something somebody knows, a folk song, something recognizable,” says Frisell, 61. “But this music, almost every person on the planet has some kind of relationship with.”
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