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