Friday, August 18, 2017

August 21, 2017 WRFR Radio Show 4-6pm 93.3FM



I'll be out of town on Monday so you will hear a repeat of rehearsal tapes of Paul Motian with Lowell Davidson and Charles Brackeen. Enjoy the eclipse day.


Set List 09_23_16

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet
Theme:
Charles Brackeen & Lowell Davidson

Part 1        Part 2

Lowell Davidson 1965 (photo: George Klabin)
Charles Brackeen abt. 1977 (photo: unknown)
1977 Rehearsal Tapes featuring duos of Paul Motian and pianist Lowell Davidson and Paul Motian and saxophonist Charles Brackeen. Lots of readings from Paul Motian's unpublished autobiography.

Rehearsal Tape 
Davidson/
Motian

Track 1
(Lowell Davidson/Paul Motian)
abt.1977unreleasedLowell Davidson piano; Paul Motian drums
Rehearsal Tape 
Brackeen/
Motian

Dance/Talk
(Paul Motian)
abt.1977unreleasedCharles Brackeen saxophone; Paul Motian drums
Rehearsal Tape 
Davidson/
Motian

Track 2
(Lowell Davidson/Paul Motian)
1977unreleasedLowell Davidson piano; Paul Motian drums
Rehearsal Tape 
Brackeen/
Motian

Dance/Talk
(Paul Motian)
abt.1977unreleasedCharles Brackeen saxophone; Paul Motian drums
Rehearsal Tape 
Davidson/
Motian

Track 3
(Lowell Davidson/Paul Motian)
1977unreleasedLowell Davidson piano; Paul Motian drums
2nd Hour
Rehearsal Tape 
Brackeen/
Motian

Dance/Talk
(Paul Motian)
abt.1977unreleasedCharles Brackeen saxophone; Paul Motian drums
Rehearsal Tape 
Davidson/
Motian

Track 4
(Lowell Davidson/Paul Motian)
1977unreleasedLowell Davidson piano; Paul Motian drums
Rehearsal Tape 
Brackeen/
Motian

Tangram
(Paul Motian)
before 1981unreleasedCharles Brackeen saxophone; Paul Motian drums
Rehearsal Tape 
Davidson/
Motian

Track 5
(Lowell Davidson/Paul Motian)
1977unreleasedLowell Davidson piano; Paul Motian drums
Rhythm XC.B. Blues
(Charles Brackeen) 

1973
rec. 1968
Dolphy Series 4Ed Blackwell drums; Charles Brackeen sax; Don Cherry trumpet; Charlie Haden bass;
Lowell 
Davidson Trio
Dunce
(Lowell Davidson)
1965ESPLowell Davidson piano; Gary Peacock bass; Milford Graves drums

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Set List 08_14_17

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet
Theme:
Charlie & Paul  Part 3


Keith Jarrett's American Quartet on tour in Japan 1974
From l to r: (women unknown) Charlie Haden, Paul Motian,
Keith Jarrett, Dewey Redman

Music from past resistances is appropriate for the current resistance.

Death and the Flower Prayer
(Keith Jarrett)

1974 Impulse Keith Jarrett piano, soprano sax, osi drum, wood flute, percussion; Dewey Redman tenor sax, percussion,; Charlie Haden double bass; Paul Motian drums, percussion; Guilherme Franco percussion
Silence Byablue
(Paul Motian)

1977 Impulse Keith Jarrett piano; Dewey Redman tenor sax; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian drums
Liberation Music Orchestra Circus ’68 ’69
(Charlie Haden)
1969 Impulse Perry Robinson clarinet; Gato Barbieri tenor saxophone, clarinet; Dewey Redman alto saxophone, tenor saxophone;
Don Cherry cornet, flute;
Michael Mantler trumpet;
Roswell Rudd trombone; Bob Northern French horn; Howard Johnson tuba; Sam Brown guitar; Carla Bley piano, tambourine; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian drums, percussion
Death and the Flower Great Bird
(Keith Jarrett)

1974 Impulse Keith Jarrett piano, soprano sax, osi drum, wood flute, percussion; Dewey Redman tenor sax, percussion,; Charlie Haden double bass; Paul Motian drums, percussion; Guilherme Franco percussion
Silence Mushi Mushi
(Dewey Redman)

1977 Impulse Keith Jarrett piano; Dewey Redman tenor sax; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian drums
Liberation Music Orchestra War Orphans
(Ornette Coleman)
1969 Impulse Charlie Haden bass; Carla Bley piano; LMO
Silence Fantasm
(Paul Motian)

1977 Impulse Keith Jarrett piano; Dewey Redman tenor sax; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian drums
2nd Hour
Tribute Song For Che
(Charlie Haden)
1975 ECM Carlos Ward alto saxophone;  Sam Brown guitar; Paul Metzke electric guitar; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian percussion
Silence Gotta Get Some Sleep
(Dewey Redman)

1977 Impulse Keith Jarrett piano; Dewey Redman tenor sax; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian drums
Live At the Village Vanguard Vanguard Blues
(Charlie Haden)
1990 DIW Records Japan Geri Allen piano; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian drums
Rambling Boy Is This America?
(Pat Metheny)
2008 Decca Pat Metheny guitar; Charlie Haden bass; Jerry Douglas dobro; Bruce Hornsby piano; Stuart Duncan fiddle; Russ Barenberg guitar
Live At the Village Vanguard Song For the Whales
(Charlie Haden)
1990 DIW Records Japan Geri Allen piano; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian drums
Rambling Boy Road of Broken Hearts
(Gervis Stanford)
2008 Decca Rachel & Petra Haden backup vocals; Charlie Haden bass; Jerry Douglas dobro; Ricky Scaggs mandolin, vocals; Stuart Duncan fiddle; Byron Sutton guitar
Live At the Village Vanguard A Prayer For Peace
(Geri Allen)
1990 DIW Records Japan Geri Allen piano; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian drums
Rambling Boy Oh Shenandoah
(arr. Pat Metheny)
2008 Decca Charlie Haden vocal, bass; Jerry Douglas dobro; Stuart Duncan fiddle; Pat Metheny guitar (solo); Russ Barenberg guitar

Monday, August 14, 2017

August 14, 2017 WRFR Radio Show 4-6pm 93.3FM

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet
Theme:
Charlie & Paul  Part 3

Keith Jarrett's American Quartet on tour in Japan 1974
From l to r: (women unknown) Charlie Haden, Paul Motian,
Keith Jarrett, Dewey Redman

Due to finding this photo and current events, I'm going back in time instead of forward. Music from the American Quartet, LMO and Geri Allen Trio.