Saturday, August 20, 2016

Set List 08_19_16

Theme: 
Paul Motian Compositions  E-I & Interview with Filmmaker Michael Kelly

Podcast Coming Soon

Revised cover design for the Songbook.
Photo:© Val Wilmer 1971 Atlantic Studios, NYC
while recording with Keith Jarrett
                   For more information about Michael Patrick Kelly's documentary:

Psalm
Etude
(Paul Motian)

1981
ECM
Joe Lovano tenor sax; Billy Drewes tenor & alto sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller 
double bass; Paul Motian drums
Keith Jarrett Mysteries
Byablue

Fantasm Take 1
(Paul Motian)

1977
Impulse
Keith Jarrett piano; Dewey Redman tenor sax; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian drums
Keith Jarrett Mysteries
Byablue

Fantasm
(Paul Motian)

1977
Impulse
Keith Jarrett piano; Dewey Redman tenor sax; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian drums
Psalm
Fantasm
(Paul Motian)

1981
ECM
Joe Lovano tenor sax; Billy Drewes tenor & alto sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller 
double bass; Paul Motian drums
It Should’ve Happened A Long Time Ago

Fiasco
(Paul Motian) 

1985
ECM
Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums

The Story of Maryam
5 Miles to Wrentham
(Paul Motian)

1984
Soul Note
Joe Lovano tenor sax; Jim
Pepper tenor & soprano sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
Le Voyage

Folk Song For Rosie
(Paul Motian)
1979
ECM
Paul Motian drums; Charles Brackeen saxophone; J.F. Jenny-Clark bass
Misterioso

Folk Song For Rosie
(Paul Motian)
1987
Soul Note
Jim Pepper tenor, soprano; Joe Lovano tenor; Bill Frisell electric guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
2nd Hour
One Time Out

For the Love of Sarah
(Paul Motian)
1989
Soul Note
Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell electric guitar; Paul Motian drums

Misterioso

Gang of 5
(Paul Motian)
1987
Soul Note
Jim Pepper tenor, soprano; Joe Lovano tenor; Bill Frisell electric guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
Conception Vessel

Georgian Bay
(Paul Motian) 


1973
ECM
Paul Motian drums; Keith Jarrett piano, flute; Leroy Jenkins violin; Charlie Haden bass; Sam Brown guitar; Becky Friend flute
One Time Out

Good Idea
(Paul Motian)
1989
Soul Note
Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell electric guitar; Paul Motian drums

Jack of Clubs
Hide and Go Seek
(Paul Motian)
1985
Soul Note
Joe Lovano tenor sax; Jim Pepper tenor & soprano sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
Segments

Home
(Paul Motian) 

1989
DIW
Geri Allen piano; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian drums

It Should’ve Happened A Long Time Ago

In the Year of the Dragon
(Paul Motian) 

1985
ECM
Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums

It Should’ve Happened A Long Time Ago

Introduction
(Paul Motian) 

1985
ECM
Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

August 19, 2016 WRFR Radio Show 9-11am 93.3FM

Theme: 
Paul Motian Compositions  E-I

Revised cover design for the Songbook.
Photo:© Val Wilmer 1971 Atlantic Studios, NYC
while recording with Keith Jarrett
The 2nd installment of tunes from the soon to be released songbook The Compositions of Paul Motian Volume 1 1973-1989. Not sure if we'll get through all the I's– there are a lot. Thanks to everyone who gave their opinion about the cover!

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

August 12, 2016 WRFR Radio Show 9-11am 93.3FM

Theme: 
Paul Motian Compositions  E-I
!POSTPONED UNTIL AUGUST 19th!
Possible cover designs for the Songbook.
Photo: ©Val Wilmer 1971 Atlantic Studios, NYC
while recording Keith Jarrett's Mourning of A Star

The 2nd installment of tunes from the soon to be released songbook The Compositions of Paul Motian Volume 1 1973-1989. Not sure if we'll get through all the I's– there are a lot. I may have already decided, but listener opinion on which cover you like better is appreciated.

Friday, August 5, 2016

Set List 08_05_16

Theme:
Anat Fort: Birdwatching


Paul Motian & Anat Fort 2004 courtesy ECM Records
photo: Robbin Valentine


Anat Fort Interview Live on this Show

Soundcloud                    You Tube

Birdwatching Jumpin’ In
(Anat Fort)
2016
rec. 2013
ECM Anat Fort piano; Gary Wang double- bass; Roland Schneider drums; Gianluigi Trovesi alto clarinet
Birdwatching Murmuration
(Anat Fort)
2016
rec. 2013
ECM Anat Fort piano; Gary Wang double- bass; Roland Schneider drums; Gianluigi Trovesi alto clarinet
Shiv’a PM
(Fort/Gottlieb)
2016 Tzadik Records Ayelet Rose Gottlieb voice;
Anat Fort piano
Birdwatching Song of the Pheonix 1
(Anat Fort)
2016
rec. 2013
ECM Anat Fort piano; Gary Wang double- bass; Roland Schneider drums; Gianluigi Trovesi alto clarinet
Rehearsal Tape
6
Lament- Version 1
(Paul Motian)
1984 unreleased Paul Motian piano
Live At 
Cornelia St Cafe NYC
Mumbo Jumbo
(Paul Motian)

2014 unreleased Anat Fort piano; Steve 
Cardenas guitar; Matt 
Wilson drums
2nd Hour
Rehearsal Tape
6
Lament- Version 2,3,4
(Paul Motian)
1984 unreleased Paul Motian piano
A Long Story Just Now Variation 1
(Anat Fort)

2007 ECM Anat Fort piano; Perry Robinson clarinet, ocarina; Ed Schuller double- bass; Paul Motian drums

Samai
(traditional Turkish song arranged by Hoffman/Fort)
2016 unreleased Amos Hoffman oud; Anat Fort piano
Live At 
Cornelia St Cafe NYC
Millarepa Suite Part 3
(Anat Fort)

Sept 2011 unreleased Anat Fort piano; Gary Wang double- bass; Paul Motian drums
Birdwatching First Rays
(Anat Fort)
2016
rec. 2013
ECM Anat Fort piano; Gary Wang double- bass; Roland Schneider drums; Gianluigi Trovesi alto clarinet
A Long Story Just Now Variation III
(Anat Fort)

2007 ECM Anat Fort piano; Perry Robinson clarinet, ocarina; Ed Schuller double- bass; Paul Motian drums

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

August 5, 2016 WRFR Radio Show 9-11am 93.3FM

Theme:
 
Anat Fort: Birdwatching


My special guest via Skype will be pianist Anat Fort. I'll feature her new ECM release, some even newer music and talk about the influence of Paul Motian.

Friday, July 22, 2016

Set List 07_22_16

Theme: 
Paul Motian Compositions  A-D


Paul Motian 1976     photo: Lee Tanner
courtesy Impulse Records

Recordings from the songbook
The Compositions of Paul Motian Volume 1 1973-1989. 
More information about how to purchase the book will be on this page as soon as it is available. Put your email in the upper box on the right 'Follow by email' to be notified when this blog is updated or follow us on Facebook.


Le Voyage

Abacus
(Paul Motian)
1979 ECM Paul Motian drums; Charles Brackeen saxophone; J.F. Jenny-Clark bass
Misterioso

Abacus
(Paul Motian)
1987 Soul Note Jim Pepper tenor, soprano; Joe Lovano tenor; Bill Frisell electric guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
Conception Vessel

American Indian: Song of Sitting Bull
(Paul Motian) 


1973 ECM Paul Motian drums; Keith Jarrett piano, flute; Leroy Jenkins violin; Charlie Haden bass; Sam Brown guitar; Becky Friend flute
Dance Asia
(Paul Motian)
1978 ECM Charles Brackeen soprano & tenor sax; David Izenzon double bass; Paul Motian drums
Psalm Boomerang
(Paul Motian)

1981 ECM Joe Lovano tenor sax; Billy Drewes tenor & alto sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller 
double bass; Paul Motian drums
Byablue

Byablue
(Paul Motian)

1977 Impulse Keith Jarrett piano; Dewey Redman tenor sax; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian drums
Misterioso

Byablue
(Paul Motian)
1987 Soul Note Jim Pepper tenor, soprano; Joe Lovano tenor; Bill Frisell electric guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
Le Voyage

Cabala/Drum Music
(Paul Motian)
1979 ECM Paul Motian drums; Charles Brackeen saxophone; J.F. Jenny-Clark bass
2nd Hour
Jack of Clubs Cathedral Song
(Paul Motian)
1985 Soul Note Joe Lovano tenor sax; Jim Pepper tenor & soprano sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
Conception Vessel

Ch’i Energy
(Paul Motian) 


1973 ECM Paul Motian drums; Keith Jarrett piano, flute; Leroy Jenkins violin; Charlie Haden bass; Sam Brown guitar; Becky Friend flute
One Time Out

Circle Dance
(Paul Motian)
1989 Soul Note Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell electric guitar; Paul Motian drums

Conception Vessel

Conception Vessel
(Paul Motian) 


1973 ECM Paul Motian drums; Keith Jarrett piano, flute; Leroy Jenkins violin; Charlie Haden bass; Sam Brown guitar; Becky Friend flute
It Should’ve 
Happened A Long Time Ago

Conception Vessel
(Paul Motian) 

1985 ECM Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums

Dance Dance
(Paul Motian)
1978 ECM Charles Brackeen soprano & tenor sax; David Izenzon double bass; Paul Motian drums
Misterioso

Dance
(Paul Motian)
1987 Soul Note Jim Pepper tenor, soprano; Joe Lovano tenor; Bill Frisell electric guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
Jack of Clubs Drum Music
(Paul Motian)
1985 Soul Note Joe Lovano tenor sax; Jim Pepper tenor & soprano sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums