Saturday, October 12, 2019

Oct. 14, 2019 WRFR Radio Show 3-5pm 93.3FM

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet

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Paul Motian in the 1970s Part 2


Charlie Haden, Paul Motian, Keith Jarrett, Dewey Redman
Northfield, MN 1975 photographer: likely Paul Motian ©Paul Motian Archive

I'll continue on into the 1970s with an emphasis on the Keith Jarrett Quartet. Some unreleased and backroom chatter included.

Monday, October 7, 2019

Set List 10_07_19

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet

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Paul Motian in the 1970s

Parts 1 & 2

Paul Motian visiting family 1975 ©Paul Motian Archive
Stan Van Der Beek Film with Paul Motian Soundtrack
There is also a note from Van Der Beek to Motian and Motian's thoughts on the project in PDF format on the Archive page


One For One
Diddy Wah
(Andrew Hill)
1975
rec. Jan. 16,
1970
Blue Note
Charles Tolliver trumpet; Pat Patrick alto clarinet; 
Andrew Hill piano; Ron Carter bass; Paul Motian drums
Poem Field #2
Soundtrack

Poem Field #2
(Paul Motian)
1970
AT&T
Archive
Karl Berger vibes; David Izenson bass; Paul Motian drums
One For One
The Dance
(Andrew Hill)
1975
rec. Jan. 16,
1970
Blue Note
Charles Tolliver trumpet; Pat Patrick alto clarinet; 
Andrew Hill piano; Ron Carter bass; ?Paul Motian drums?
Punishment Park Trailer
Peter Watkins film
Punishment Park Soundtrack
(Paul Motian)
1971
Soundtrack
Paul Motian gong, cymbals, drums
Escalator Over the Hill
Little Pony Soldier
(Carla Bley/Paul Haines)
1971
JCOA Records
Jack Bruce, Carla Bley, Don Preston, Michael Mantler, Dewey Redman, John McLaughlin, Karl Berger, Bill Morimando, Charlie Haden, Paul Motian
Foundations-The Mourning of A Star
The Mourning of a Star
(Keith Jarrett)
1971
Atlantic
Keith Jarrett piano, tenor recorder, soprano sax, steel drum, conga drum; Charlie Haden bass, steel drum; Paul Motian drums, steel drum, conga drums
Conception 
Vessel

Georgian Bay
(Paul Motian)
1973
ECM
Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian percussion; Sam Brown guitar
The Mourning of A Star
All I Want
(Joni Mitchell)
1971
Atlantic
Keith Jarrett piano, tenor recorder, soprano sax, steel drum, conga drum; Charlie Haden bass, steel drum; Paul Motian drums, steel drum, conga drums
Foundations-Birth
Birth
(Keith Jarrett)
1972
rec. 1971
Atlantic
Keith Jarrett piano, vocal, recorder, steel drum; Charlie Haden bass, congas, clappers, steel drum; Paul Motian drums, steel drum, bells; Dewey Redman tenor sax, Chinese musette, bells, vocal, percussion
2nd Hour
Conception 
Vessel

Conception Vessel
(Paul Motian)
1973
ECM
Keith Jarrett piano; Paul Motian percussion
Foundations-
El Juicio/ The Judgement
Pardon My Rags
(Keith Jarrett)
1972
rec. 1971
Atlantic
Keith Jarrett piano, vocal, recorder, steel drum; Charlie Haden bass, congas, clappers, steel drum; Paul Motian drums, steel drum, bells; Dewey Redman tenor sax, Chinese musette, bells, vocal, percussion
Conception 
Vessel

Ch’i Energy
(Paul Motian)
1973
ECM
Paul Motian percussion
Fort Yawuh

Whistle Tune
(Keith Jarrett)
1973
VV
Impulse
Keith Jarrett piano, tamburine, soprano sax; Charlie Haden bass; Dewey Redman tenor sax, musette, maracas; Paul Motian drum, percussion; Danny Johnson percussion
Treasure Island
Sister Fortune
(Keith Jarrett) 

1974
Impulse
Keith Jarrett piano; Dewey Redman tenor sax; Sam Brown guitar; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian drums; Guilherme Franco,  Danny Johnson percussion
1975_11_13
Live at the 
Unicorn, 
Ithaca, NY

Unknown 2/2


1975
unreleased
aired on 
Boston PBS’s
From the Top
Keith Jarrett piano; Dewey Redman tenor sax; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian drums
1975_11_13
Live at the 
Unicorn, 
Ithaca, NY

Unknown 1/2


1975
unreleased
aired on 
Boston PBS’s
From the Top
Keith Jarrett piano; Dewey Redman tenor sax; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian drums

Sunday, October 6, 2019

Oct. 7, 2019 WRFR Radio Show 3-5pm 93.3FM

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet

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Paul Motian in the 1970s


Paul Motian visiting family 1975 ©Paul Motian Archive

I'm going to play Paul Motian music chronologically from 1970-1979 on this week's show. I'll read from Motian's writings as well.