Monday, May 22, 2017

Set List 05_22_17

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet
Theme:
Random Music From Paul Motian's Collection




Eyes of the Heart Eyes of the Heart Part 2
(Keith Jarrett)

1976 ECM Keith Jarrett piano, soprano sax, tambourine, osi drums; Dewey Redman tenor sax, tambourine, maracas; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian drums, percussion
For Olim Living– Dedicated to Julian Beck
(Cecil Taylor)

1987 Soul Note Cecil Taylor piano
Works Folk Song
(Traditional)
1984
rec.
1979
ECM Jan Garbarek soprano sax; Egberto Gismonti guitar; Charlie Haden bass
Bill Evans RE: Person I Knew
(Bill Evans)
1990/2009 Polydor/Winter & Winter Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums; Marc Johnson bass
For Olim Mirror & Water Gazing
(Cecil Taylor)

1987 Soul Note Cecil Taylor piano
Bill Evans Five
(Bill Evans)
1990/2009 Polydor/Winter & Winter Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums; Marc Johnson bass
Works Snipp, Snapp, Snute
(Garbarek/Vasconcelos)
1984
rec.
1980
ECM Jan Garbarek flute; Nano Vasconcelos percussion
2nd Hour
Tokyo Live Blackbird
(Lennon/McCartney)

1992 Blue Note Bill Pierce tenor & soprano sax; Ira Coleman bass; Tony Williams drums; Wallace Roney trumpet; Mulgrew Miller piano
Works Best of Kommodo
(Garbarek)
1984
rec.
1970
ECM Jan Garbarek tenor sax, flute. percussion; Terje Rypdal electric guitar; Arild Anderson bass; Jon Christensen percussion
Bill Evans 34 Skidoo
(Bill Evans)
1990/2009 Polydor/Winter & Winter Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums; Marc Johnson bass
Tokyo Live The Slump
(Tony Williams)

1992 Blue Note Bill Pierce tenor & soprano sax; Ira Coleman bass; Tony Williams drums; Wallace Roney trumpet; Mulgrew Miller piano
The Cure
Live At Town Hall
Bemsha Swing
(Thelonius Monk)

1991 ECM Keith Jarrett piano; Gary Peacock double bass; Jack DeJohnette drums
For Olim The Question
(Cecil Taylor)

1987 Soul Note Cecil Taylor piano
Bill Evans Children’s Play Song
(Bill Evans)
1990/2009 Polydor/Winter & Winter Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums; Marc Johnson bass

Friday, May 19, 2017

May 22, 2017 WRFR Radio Show 4-6pm 93.3FM

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet
Theme:
Random Music From Paul Motian's Collection


Jan Garbarek, Keith Jarrett, Cecil Taylor, Tony Williams and Paul Motian this week!

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Paul Motian's Cymbal Inventory

I thought I had posted this before but apparently not. Here's a link to a PDF as well. 

Monday, May 15, 2017

Set List 05_15_17

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet
Theme:
Bill Frisell & Thomas Morgan: Small Town


Bill Frisell, Thomas Morgan
photo: John Rogers courtesy ECM Records
Small Town Poet- Pearl
(Frisell/Morgan)
2017 ECM Bill Frisell guitar; Thomas Morgan double bass
Streams PM Dream
(Bro/Morgan/Baron)
Dedicated to Paul Motian
2016 ECM Jakob Bro guitar; Thomas Morgan bass; Joey Baron drums
Balladeering Sort
(Jakob Bro)
2009 Loveland Records Lee Konitz alto sax; Bill Frisell, Jakob Bro guitars; Ben street contrabass; Paul Motian drums
Small Town Subconscious Lee
(Lee Konitz)
2017 ECM Bill Frisell guitar; Thomas Morgan double bass
Lee Konitz
Live at the Half Note

Subconscious Lee
(Lee Konitz)
1994
rec. 1959
Polygram Lee Konitz alto sax; Warne Marsh tenor sax; Bill Evans piano; Jimmy Garrison bass; Paul Motian drums
Pieranunzi Live At the Village Vanguard Subconscious Lee
(Lee Konitz)
2013
rec. 2010
CAM Jazz
Paul Motian drums; Marc Johnson bass; Enrico Pieranunzi piano
2nd Hour
Small Town It Should’ve Happened a Long Time Ago
(Paul Motian)
2017 ECM Bill Frisell guitar; Thomas Morgan double bass
It Should’ve Happened A Long Time Ago It Should’ve Happened a Long Time Ago
(Paul Motian)
rec.1984/
1985
ECM Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums
Bill Frisell
Selected Recordings
Introduction
(Paul Motian)
It Should’ve Happened a Long Time Ago

2002
rec. 1984
ECM Bill Frisell electric guitar
Bill Frisell
Selected Recordings
In Line
(Bill Frisell)
In Line
2002
rec. 1982
ECM Bill Frisell acoustic guitars
Small Town Wildwood Flower
(Joseph Philbrook Webster, Maud Irving)
2017 ECM Bill Frisell guitar; Thomas Morgan double bass
Windmills of Your Mind Trieste
(Paul Motian)
2011 Winter & Winter Bill Frisell guitar; Thomas Morgan bass; Paul Motian drums
Bill Frisell
Selected Recordings
Alien Prints (For D. Sharpe)
(Bill Frisell)
Lookout For Hope
2002
rec. 1982
ECM Bill Frisell electric guitar: Hank Roberts cello; Kermit Driscoll bass; Joey Baron drums
Small Town Small Town
(Bill Frisell)
2017 ECM Bill Frisell guitar; Thomas Morgan double bass

Saturday, May 13, 2017

May 15, 2017 WRFR Radio Show 4-6pm 93.3FM

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet
Theme:
Bill Frisell & Thomas Morgan: Small Town

Bill Frisell, Thomas Morgan
photo: John Rogers courtesy ECM Records
This week I'll be featuring Bill Frisell and Thomas Morgan's
soon to be released ECM album Small Town. They play a terrific version of Paul Motian's It Should've Happened A Long Time Ago.

Monday, May 8, 2017

Set List 05_08_17

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet
Theme:
More Paul Motian Rehearsal Tapes: 1980s


Billy Drewes, Ed Schuller, Joe Lovano, Paul Motian, Bill Frisell
photo: Deborah Feingold
Readings about Backroom Chatter and Airport Stories

1986 Rehearsal 
Jan. 8
Misterioso
(Paul Motian)
1986 unreleased Billy Drewes, Joe Lovano saxophones; Bill Frisell electric guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Arto Tuncboyaciyan percussion; Paul Motian drums
Misterioso Misterioso
(Thelonius Monk)
1986 Soul Note Jim Pepper tenor, soprano; Joe Lovano tenor; Bill Frisell electric guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
1986 Rehearsal 
Jan. 8
Once Around the Park slower
(Paul Motian)
1986 unreleased Billy Drewes, Joe Lovano saxophones; Bill Frisell electric guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Arto Tuncboyaciyan percussion; Paul Motian drums
Sound of Love Once Around the Park
(Paul Motian)
1996 Winter & Winter Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums; Joe Lovano sax
Misterioso Once Around the Park
(Paul Motian)
1986 Soul Note Jim Pepper tenor, soprano; Joe Lovano tenor; Bill Frisell electric guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
1986 Rehearsal 
Jan. 8
23rd Street Theme
(Paul Motian)
1986 unreleased Billy Drewes, Joe Lovano saxophones; Bill Frisell electric guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Arto Tuncboyaciyan percussion; Paul Motian drums
Sounds of Joy 23rd Street Theme
(Paul Motian)
1991 Enja Joe Lovano tenor, alto, soprano sax, alto clarinet; Anthony Cox bass; Ed Blackwell drums
2nd Hour
1986 Rehearsal 
Jan. 8
Cathedral Song
(Paul Motian)
1986 unreleased Billy Drewes, Joe Lovano saxophones; Bill Frisell electric guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Arto Tuncboyaciyan percussion; Paul Motian drums
Hero Worship Cathedral Song
(Paul Motian)
1996 RAM Records Paul Motian drums; Mick Goodrick guitar; Hal Crook trombone, digital harmonizer
1986 Rehearsal 
Jan. 8
Morpion
(Paul Motian)
1986 unreleased Billy Drewes, Joe Lovano saxophones; Bill Frisell electric guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Arto Tuncboyaciyan percussion; Paul Motian drums
Holiday For Strings Morpion
(Paul Motian)
2002 Winter & Winter Paul Motian drums; Andres Christiensen electric bass; Chris Cheek tenor sax; Pietro Tonolo tenor & soprano sax; Ben Monder, Steve Cardenas guitars
1986 Rehearsal 
Jan. 8
Circle Dance
(Paul Motian)
1986 unreleased Billy Drewes, Joe Lovano saxophones; Bill Frisell electric guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Arto Tuncboyaciyan percussion; Paul Motian drums
One Time Out Circle Dance
(Paul Motian)
1989 rec. 1987 Soul Note Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums
One Time Out For the Love of Sarah
(Paul Motian)
1989 rec. 1987 Soul Note Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums
1986 Rehearsal 
Jan. 8
For the Love of Sarah
(Paul Motian)
1986 unreleased Billy Drewes, Joe Lovano saxophones; Bill Frisell electric guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Arto Tuncboyaciyan percussion; Paul Motian drums