Monday, May 14, 2018

Set List 05_14_18

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet

Theme:
Motian Live and Unreleased Part 2

Parts 1 & 2


Dewey Redman & Charlie Haden at unknown airport 1980s
photo: Paul Motian
Let me know if you can ID the last song.

Live: Creative Music Studio
Woodstock, NY
Victoria
(Paul Motian)
Jan. 8
1977
unreleased Paul Motian drums; Charles Brackeen saxophone; David Izenzon bass
1979 Concert 
March 3
Nantes, FR
Mandala
(Keith Jarrett)
1979 unreleased Charles Brackeen saxophone; JF Jenny-Clark bass; Paul Motian drums
Live: Creative Music Studio
Woodstock, NY
Oracle (became Tangram)
(Paul Motian)
Jan. 8
1977
unreleased Paul Motian drums; Charles Brackeen saxophone; David Izenzon bass
1980 Concert 
June 16
Club Pilori
Ecaussines, Belgium
Trinity (Tangram)
(Paul Motian)
1980 unreleased Charles Brackeen saxophone; JF Jenny-Clark bass; Paul Motian drums
1981 
Rehearsal
July 9 
Tangram
(Paul Motian)
1981

Unreleased Bill Frisell guitar; Billy Drewes sax; Ratzo Harris bass; Paul Motian drums
1981 
Rehearsal
July 16 
Trinity Co. (retitled, became Tangram)
(Paul Motian)
1981

Unreleased Bill Frisell guitar; Joe Lovano sax; Billy Drewes sax; Ratzo Harris bass; Paul Motian drums
2nd Hour
1980 Concert 
June 16
Club Pilori
Ecaussines, Belgium
Pslam of Moses
(Paul Motian)
1980 unreleased Charles Brackeen saxophone; JF Jenny-Clark bass; Paul Motian drums
Psalm Psalm
(Paul Motian)
1982 ECM Joe Lovano tenor sax; Billy Drewes tenor & alto sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
Live: Creative Music Studio
Woodstock, NY
Mushi Mushi
(Dewey Redman)
Jan. 8
1977
unreleased Paul Motian drums; Charles Brackeen saxophone; David Izenzon bass
1986 Live In Saalfelden
Old and New Dreams
The Sphinx
(Ornette Coleman)
2017
rec.1986
Condition West Recordings Don Cherry trumpet; Dewey Redman tenor sax; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian drums
Live at the Jazz Forum
09/30/82
Unknown Sept.30, 1982 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor saxophone, Jim Pepper tenor & soprano sax, Ed Schuller bass. Bill Frisell guitar, Paul Motian drums



Sunday, May 13, 2018

May 14, 2018 WRFR Radio Show 3-5pm 93.3FM

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet

Theme:
Motian Live and Unreleased Part 2


Dewey Redman & Charlie Haden at unknown airport 1980s
photo: Paul Motian

More music from the many unreleased gig recordings in the Paul Motian Archive. 

Monday, May 7, 2018

Set List 05_07_18

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet

Theme:
Motian Live and Unreleased



Paul Motian early 1960s

Live At 
Cornelia St Cafe NYC
Not the Perfect Storm
(Anat Fort)

Sept 2011 unreleased Anat Fort piano; Gary Wang double- bass; Paul Motian drums
Live at
Montpelier, France Nov. 26, 1988
For the Love of Sarah
(Paul Motian)
1988 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums
Live: Creative Music Studio
Woodstock, NY
Victoria
(Paul Motian)
partial play-CD defective
Jan. 8
1977
unreleased Paul Motian drums; Charles Brackeen saxophone; David Izenzon bass
Live At Ryles
09/26/1984
Fiasco
(Paul Motian)
1984 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums
Live Queen Elizabeth Hall London

Blues In Motian
(Charlie Haden)

Nov. 19, 1991 You Tube Geri Allen piano; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian drums
Live At Ryles
09/26/1984
Carnival
(Paul Motian)
1984 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums
Live in
Belgium
June 16, 1980
The Story of Maryam
(Paul Motian)
1980 unreleased Paul Motian drums; Charles Brackeen saxophone; J.F. Jenny-Clark bass
2nd Hour
Live at
Montpelier, France Nov. 26, 1988
Drum Music
(Paul Motian)
1988 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums
Live: Creative Music Studio
Woodstock, NY
Lament
(Paul Motian)
Jan. 8
1977
unreleased Paul Motian drums; Charles Brackeen saxophone; David Izenzon bass
Live at the Jazz Forum
09/30/82
Five Miles to Wrenthem
(Paul Motian)
Sept.30, 1982 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor saxophone, Jim Pepper tenor & soprano sax, Ed Schuller bass. Bill Frisell guitar, Paul Motian drums
Live At Ryles
09/25/1984
It Should’ve Happened A Long Time Ago
(Paul Motian)
1984 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums
Live at the Jazz Forum
09/30/82
9 x 9
(Paul Motian)
Sept.30, 1982 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor saxophone, Jim Pepper tenor & soprano sax, Ed Schuller bass. Bill Frisell guitar, Paul Motian drums
Keith Jarrett
Oslo, Norway
Nov. 1969
Improvised
(Keith Jarrett)
1969 unreleased-video on You Tube Gus Nemeth bass; Paul Motian drums; Keith Jarrett piano


Sunday, May 6, 2018

May 7, 2018 WRFR Radio Show 3-5pm 93.3FM

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet

Theme:
Motian Live and Unreleased



Paul Motian unknown circumstances & date

A selection of tunes from live gigs that were recorded and never released. The time span is 1969-2011 but most gigs are from the 1980s.

Monday, April 23, 2018

Set List 04_23_18

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet

Theme:
Motian Survey: 1955-2011

Parts 1 & 2

Paul Motian 2006 photo ©Cindy McGuirl

Listen to hear the evolution of Paul Motian's drumming and music.

Hal Stein
Warren Fitzgerald

Zounds
(Warren Fitzgerald)
July 19 & 20
1955
Progressive Records/Century Records Japan Hal Stein alto sax; Warren Fitzgerald trumpet; Bob Dorough piano; Alphonso Cotton bass; Paul Motian drums
New Jazz 
Conceptions
Displacement
(Bill Evans)
Sept 18 & 27 1956 Riverside Bill Evans piano; Teddy Kotick bass; Paul Motian drums
Warne Marsh

Excerpt
(Marsh/Bauer)
1958 Atlantic Warne Marsh tenor sax; Paul Chambers bass; Paul Motian drums

The Complete Village Vanguard Recordings, 1961 All of You (take 1)
(Cole Porter)
Announcement
1961/2003 Riverside Bill Evans piano; Scott LaFaro bass; Paul Motian drums
Paul Bley with
Gary Peacock

When Will the Blues Leave
(Ornette Coleman)
1964/1970 ECM Paul Bley piano; Gary Peacock bass; Paul Motian drums
Somewhere Before/ Live At Shelly’s Manne-Hole Pouts’ Over (and the Day’s Not Through)
(Keith Jarrett)

1968 Atlantic Jazz Keith Jarrett piano; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian drums
Conception Vessel Rebica
(Paul Motian)
1972 ECM Paul Motian percussion; Charlie Haden bass; Sam Brown guitar
Silence Mushi Mushi
(Dewey Redman)
1977 Impulse Keith Jarrett piano; Dewey Redman tenor sax; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian drums
Dance Kalypso
(Paul Motian)
1977/1978 ECM Paul Motian drums; Charles Brackeen saxophone; David Izenzon bass
2nd Hour
The Story of Maryam The Story of 
Maryam
(Paul Motian)

rec. July 1983/1984 Soul Note Joe Lovano tenor sax; Jim Pepper tenor & soprano sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
Fragments For the Love of Sarah
(Paul Motian)
1986 ECM Paul Bley piano; Bill Frisell guitar; John Surman soprano and baritone sax, bass clarinet; Paul Motian drums
In The Year of the Dragon Oblivion
(Bud Powell)
1989 JMT/Winter & Winter Geri Allen piano; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian drums
At The Deer Head Inn You and the Night and the Music
(Schwartz/Dietz)
1992 ECM Keith Jarrett piano; Gary Peacock bass; Paul Motian drums
Nothing Ever Was, Anyway cartoon
(Annette Peacock )
1997 ECM Marilyn Crispell piano; Gary Peacock double- bass; Paul Motian drums
Europe Fiasco
(Paul Motian)
2001 Winter & Winter Steve Cardenas , Ben Monder guitar; Anders Christiansen electric bass; Paul Motian drums; Chris Cheek tenor sax; Pietro Tonolo tenor & soprano sax
Garden of Eden Endless
(Paul Motian)
2006 ECM Chris Cheek, Tony Malaby saxophones; Steve Cardenas, Ben Monder, Jakob Bro guitars; Jerome Harris bass; Paul Motian drums
Sunrise So What Variations
(Kikuchi/Morgan/Motian)
2012
rec. 
2009
ECM Masabumi Kikuchi piano;
Thomas Morgan bass; Paul
Motian drums
Pieranunzi Live At the Village Vanguard My Funny Valentine
(Richard Rodgers)
2013
rec. 2010
CAM Jazz
Paul Motian drums; Marc Johnson bass; Enrico Pieranunzi piano
The Windmills of Your Mind The Windmills of Your Mind
(Legrand/Bergman/Bergman)
2011 Winter & Winter Thomas Morgan bass; Paul Motian drums; Petra Haden vocals; Bill Frisell guitar