Monday, December 29, 2014

January 2nd 2015 WRFR Radio Show 9am-11am 93.3FM

Paul Motian, Joe Lovano, Bill Frisell
Early 1980's  photo: Deborah Greene





The Paul Motian Trio

Tune in this week to hear Live at Ryles September 26, 1984 featuring Joe Lovano, Bill Frisell and Paul Motian. This is an unreleased recording of a gig in Boston, Massachusetts.

Friday, December 19, 2014

Set List 12_19_14


Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet
Theme:
Trio Rehearsal Tape Oct. 18, 1985
Part 1   Part 2
Joe Lovano, Bill Frisell, Paul Motian  2006
photo: Arne Reimer courtesy ECM Records






This show features a cassette recording made at Joe Lovano's loft in lower Manhattan. Readings are about the 1980's.














Misterioso Misterioso
(Thelonius Monk)
1986 Soul Note Joe Lovano tenor sax; Jim Pepper tenor & soprano sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
Rehearsal Tape Misterioso
(Thelonius Monk)

1985 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums
Bill Frisell, Ron Carter, Paul Motian Misterioso
(Thelonius Monk)

2006 Nonesuch Ron Carter bass; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums
Rehearsal Tape Time and Time Again
(Paul Motian)

1985 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums
Time and Time Again Time and Time Again
(Paul Motian)

2007 ECM Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums
Rehearsal Tape Standard Time
(Paul Motian)

1985 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums
Live At the Village Vanguard V3 Standard Time
(Paul Motian)

2010/rec. 2006 Winter & Winter Paul Motian drums; Chris Potter tenor sax; Larry Grenadier
bass; Mat Manieri viola;
Masabumi Kikuchi piano
2nd Hour
One Time Out Monk’s Mood
(Thelonius Monk)

1989 Soul Note Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums
Rehearsal Tape Monk’s Mood
(Thelonius Monk)

1985 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums
One Time Out For the Love of Sarah
(Paul Motian)

1989 Soul Note Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums
Rehearsal Tape For the Love of Sarah
(Paul Motian)
1985 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; 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
Rehearsal Tape 23rd Street Theme
(Paul Motian)
1985 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums
Misterioso Once Around the Park
(Paul Motian)

1986 Soul Note Joe Lovano tenor sax; Jim Pepper tenor & soprano sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
Rehearsal Tape Once Around the Park
(Paul Motian)
1985 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums
Rehearsal Tape T.T.T.T./ Twelve Tone Tune Two
(Bill Evans)
1985 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums












Wednesday, December 17, 2014

December 19th WRFR Radio Show 9am-11am 93.3FM

From Paul Motian's 1985 Band Book

Rehearsal Tape October 18, 1985 is the theme of this week's show. The Trio includes Bill Frisell, Joe Lovano and Paul Motian. I have some readings from and about the 1980's.

Friday, December 12, 2014

Set List 12_12_14

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet
Theme:
Stephan Oliva & Bruno Chevillon  Part 1  Part 2



Hamburg ‘72 Song For Che
(Charlie Haden)

2014/rec.1972 ECM Keith Jarrett piano, soprano sax, flute, percussion; Charlie Haden double bass; Paul Motian drums, percussion
Fantasm Fantasm
(Paul Motian)

1999 BMG/France Stephan Oliva piano; Bruno Chevillon bass; Paul Motian drums
Psalm Fantasm
(Paul Motian)

1982 ECM Joe Lovano tenor sax; Billy Drewes tenor & alto sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
Flying Colors Phantasm
(Paul Motian)

1997 Blue Note Gonzalo Rubalcaba piano; Joe Lovano tenor, soprano sax, clarinet, drums, gong
Fantasm Etude
(Paul Motian)

1999 BMG/France Stephan Oliva piano; Bruno Chevillon bass; Paul Motian drums
Garden of Eden Etude
(Paul Motian)

2004 ECM Paul Motian drums, Tony
Malaby alto sax, Chris
Cheek tenor sax, Jakob Bro,
Steve Cardenas & Ben
Monder guitar, Jerome
Harris bass
Interieur Nuit Schiaffo
(Paul Motian)

2001 Night Bird Music/France Stephan Oliva piano; Bruno Chevillon bass; Paul Motian drums
Interieur Nuit Abacus
(Paul Motian)

2001 Night Bird Music/France Stephan Oliva piano; Bruno Chevillon bass; Paul Motian drums
2nd Hour
Interieur Nuit Etude de Nu
(Paul Motian)

2001 Night Bird Music/France Stephan Oliva piano; Bruno Chevillon bass; Paul Motian drums
Fantasm Interieur Jour
(Oliva, Chevillon, Motian)

1999 BMG/France Stephan Oliva piano; Bruno Chevillon bass; Paul Motian drums
Interieur Nuit Interieur Nuit
(Oliva, Chevillon, Motian)

2001 Night Bird Music/France Stephan Oliva piano; Bruno Chevillon bass; Paul Motian drums
Clair Obscur Blues for Ornette
(Stephan Oliva)

1993 PMC/France Stephan Oliva piano
Fantasm “M”
(Oliva, Chevillon)

1999 BMG/France Stephan Oliva piano; Bruno Chevillon bass; Paul Motian drums
Coincidences Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
(Stephan Oliva)

1993 La
Buisonne/France
Stephan Oliva piano; Bruno Chevillon bass
On Broadway V3 Skylark
(Johnny Mercer/ Hoagy Carmichael)
1992 Winter & Winter Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian drums; Lee Konitz soprano and alto sax; Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell electric guitar
Interieur Nuit Skylark
(Johnny Mercer/ Hoagy Carmichael)

2001 Night Bird Music/France Stephan Oliva piano; Bruno Chevillon bass; Paul Motian drums
Interieur Nuit My Man’s Gone Now
(George & Ira  Gershwin/ Dorothy Heyward)

2001 Night Bird Music/France Stephan Oliva piano; Bruno Chevillon bass; Paul Motian drums
Coincidences My Brooklyn Boogie
(Stephan Oliva)

1993 La
Buisonne/France
Stephan Oliva piano; Bruno Chevillon bass
Fantasm Dance
(Paul Motian)

1999 BMG/France Stephan Oliva piano; Bruno Chevillon bass; Paul Motian drums






Wednesday, December 10, 2014

December 12th WRFR Radio Show 9am-11am 93.3FM


In 1999 and 2001, Paul Motian recorded albums with French pianist Stephan Oliva and bassist Bruno Chevillon. I'll be featuring Fantasm and Interieur Nuit ‎this week.

Saturday, December 6, 2014

Set List 12_05_14

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet
Theme:
Hamburg '72     Part 1   Part 2
Paul Motian June 14, 1972    NDR, Hamburg
photo: Johannes Anders courtesy ECM Records

Paul Motian's datebook










Hamburg ‘72 Piece for Ornette
(Keith Jarrett)

2014/rec.1972 ECM Keith Jarrett piano, soprano sax,; Charlie Haden double bass; Paul Motian drums, percussion
Conception Vessel Conception Vessel
(Paul Motian) 

1972 ECM Paul Motian drums; Keith Jarrett piano
Hamburg ‘72 Life, Dance
(Keith Jarrett)

2014/rec.1972 ECM Keith Jarrett piano; Charlie Haden double bass; Paul Motian drums, percussion
Tribute Tuesday Ends Saturday
(Paul Motian) 

1974 ECM Paul Motian drums; Paul Metzke guitar; Charlie Haden bass; Sam Brown acoustic and electric guitar
Hamburg ‘72 Rainbow
(Margot Jarrett)

2014/rec.1972 ECM Keith Jarrett piano, soprano sax, flute, percussion; Charlie Haden double bass; Paul Motian drums, percussion
Last Dance My Old Flame
(Johnston/Coslow)
2014 ECM Keith Jarrett piano; Charlie Haden bass
2nd Hour
The Ballad of the Fallen La Pasionaria
(Charlie Haden)
1983 ECM Charlie Haden bass; Carla Bley piano; Don Cherry trumpet; Sharon Freeman french horn; Mick Goodrick guitar; Jack Jeffers tuba; Michael Mantler trumpet; Paul Motian drums; Jim Pepper sax, flute; Dewey Redman tenor sax; Steve Slagle sax, clarinet, flute; Gary Valente trombone
The Alchemy of Scott LaFaro Jade Visions 
(take 1)
(Scott LaFaro)

1995
rec. 1961
Giants of Jazz Bill Evans piano; Scott LaFaro bass; Paul Motian drums
The Ballad of the Fallen Too Late
(Carla Bley)
1983 ECM Charlie Haden bass; Carla Bley piano, orchestra
The Alchemy of Scott LaFaro First Take
(Ornette Coleman)

1995
rec. 1960
Giants of Jazz Ornette Coleman alto sax; Don Cherry pocket trumpet; Scott LaFaro bass; Billy Higgins drums; Eric Dolphy clarinet; Freddie Hubbard trumpet; Charlie Haden bass; Ed Blackwell drums
The Ballad of the Fallen The Ballad of the Fallen
(Folk Song from El Salvador)
1983 ECM Charlie Haden bass; Carla Bley piano; Don Cherry trumpet; Sharon Freeman french horn; Mick Goodrick guitar; Jack Jeffers tuba; Michael Mantler trumpet; Paul Motian drums; Jim Pepper sax, flute; Dewey Redman tenor sax; Steve Slagle sax, clarinet, flute; Gary Valente trombone
Hamburg ‘72 Take Me Back
(Charlie Haden)

2014/rec.1972 ECM Keith Jarrett piano, soprano sax, flute, percussion; Charlie Haden double bass; Paul Motian drums, percussion