Friday, May 22, 2015

Set List 05_22_15

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet Theme: Poem Field #2


Part 1      Part 2

Paul Motian 1970
On the movie set of Punishment Park
Mirage Lake, CA
photographer unknown
Helpful links:

Stan Vanderbeek's Art Film Poem Field #2


Motian's Story about Arlo Guthrie in Hawaii (with photo) 
    
Foundations (the Keith Jarrett Anthology) 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
Liberation Music Orchestra Song For Che
(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
Poem Field #2
Soundtrack

Poem Field #2
(Paul Motian)
1970 AT&T
Archive
Karl Berger vibes; David Izenson bass; Paul Motian drums
Creative Music Studios Archive Collection V1 I Am A Leaf For Today
(David Izenson)
2014
rec.1977
Innova David Izenson bass; Karl Berger piano; Ingrid Sertso vocals
Liberation Music Orchestra Circus ’68 ‘69
(Charlie Haden)
1969
Impulse Liberation Music Orchestra
Creative Music Studios Archive Collection V1 Child of the Night
(David Izenson)
1977 Innova David Izenson bass; Karl Berger piano; Ingrid Sertso vocals
Liberation Music Orchestra The Ending To the First Side
(Charlie Haden)
1969
Impulse Liberation Music Orchestra
Creative Music Studios Archive Collection V1 May Day
(David Izenson)
1977 Innova David Izenson bass
Liberation Music Orchestra Song of the United Front
(Charlie Haden)
1969
Impulse Liberation Music Orchestra
Creative Music Studios Archive Collection V1 Untitled 4
(Brackeen/Blackwell)
1977 Innova Ed Blackwell drums; Charles Brackeen soprano and tenor sax
2nd Hour
Life Between the Exit Signs Life Between the Exit Signs
(Keith Jarrett)
1968
rec. 1967
Vortex
(Atlantic)
Keith Jarrett piano; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian drums
Punishment Park Trailer (Paul Motian) 1970 Soundtrack Paul Motian gong, cymbals, drums
Somewhere
Before/ Live At Shelly’s Manne-Hole
Pouts’ Over (And The Day’s Not Through)
(Keith Jarrett)
1969
rec. 1968
Atlantic Keith Jarrett piano; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian drums
Paul Bley with Gary Peacock Long Ago and Far Away
(Jerome Kern/T.B. Harms)
1970
rec. 1963
ECM Paul Bley piano; Gary Peacock bass; Paul Motian drums
Washington County Fence Post Blues
(Arlo Guthrie)
1970
Rising Son/Koch Inter. Arlo Guthrie - banjo, guitar, piano, autoharp, harp, vocals
Hoyt Axton - bass vocals
Ry Cooder - bottleneck guitar
Doug Dillard - banjo Chris Ethridge - bass Richard Hayward - drums John Pilla - guitar, autoharp, harmony vocals Gary Walters - bass
Clarence White - electric guitar
Paul Bley with Gary Peacock Getting Started
(Paul Bley)
1970
rec. 1963
ECM Paul Bley piano; Gary Peacock bass; Paul Motian drums
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
Somewhere
Before/ Live At Shelly’s Manne-Hole
New Rag
(Keith Jarrett)
1969
rec. 1968
Atlantic Keith Jarrett piano; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian drums
The Mourning of A Star Sympathy
(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
Foundations (the Keith Jarrett Anthology) Birth Spirit
(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

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

May 22nd 2015 WRFR Radio Show 9am-11am 93.3FM


Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet Theme: Poem Field #2

Poem Field #2 is a Stan Vanderbeek art film that Paul Motian wrote the composition for. We'll also hear what else he was up to in 1970 and what he wrote about it.



Art Film Composition by
Paul Motian 1970



David Izenson bass
Karl Berger vibes Paul Motian drums





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Friday, May 15, 2015

Set List 05_15_15

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet
Theme:
Jazz Photographer John Rogers

Part 1     Part 2
  
Paul Motian & Chick Corea at the 
Village Vanguard 2010
courtesy John Rogers

For more info and photos:






Paul Motian courtesy John Rogers














Live At Birdland

I Fall In Love Too Easily
(Julie Styne/ Sammy Cahn)
2011
rec. 2009
ECM Lee Konitz alto sax; Brad Mehldau piano; Charlie Haden double-bass; Paul Motian drums
Lost In A Dream Drum Music
(Paul Motian)
2010
rec. 2009
ECM Chris Potter tenor sax; Jason Moran piano; Paul Motian drums
Lost In A Dream Mode VI
(Paul Motian)
2010
rec. 2009
ECM Chris Potter tenor sax; Jason Moran piano; Paul Motian drums
Further Explorations Mode VI
(Paul Motian)
2012
rec. 2010
Concord Jazz Chick Corea piano; Eddie Gomez bass; Paul Motian drums
Sunrise So What Variations
(Kikuchi/Morgan/Motian)
2012
rec. 
2009
ECM Masabumi Kikuchi piano;
Thomas Morgan bass; Paul
Motian drums
Windmills of Your Mind Backup
(Paul Motian)
2011
rec. 2010
Winter & Winter Thomas Morgan bass; Paul
Motian drums; Bill Frisell guitar
Sunrise Last Ballad
(Kikuchi/Morgan/Motian)
2012
rec. 
2009
ECM Masabumi Kikuchi piano;
Thomas Morgan bass; Paul
Motian drums
Windmills of Your Mind I Loves You Porgy
(Gershwin/Gershwin)
2011
rec. 2010
Winter & Winter Thomas Morgan bass; Paul
Motian drums; Petra Haden
vocals; Bill Frisell guitar
Europe Fiasco
(Paul Motian)
2001 Winter & Winter Steve Cardenas , Ben Monder
guitar; Anders Christiansen
electric bass; Paul Motian drums; Chris Cheek tenor sax; Pietro Tonolo tenor & soprano sax
2nd Hour
Motian In Tokyo Kathelin Grey
(Paul Motian)
rec.1984/
1985
JMT/Winter & Winter Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums
I Have the Room Above Her I Have the Room Above Her
(Paul Motian)
2005 ECM Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums

Motian In Tokyo Mumbo Jumbo
(Paul Motian)
rec.1984/
1985
JMT/Winter & Winter Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums
INTERVIEW with Jazz Photographer John Rogers
Trio 64 Little Lulu
(Kay/Wise/Lippman)
1963 Verve Bill Evans piano; Gary Peacock bass; Paul Motian drums
Time and Time Again Cambodia
(Paul Motian)
2007
rec. 2006
ECM Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

May 15th 2015 WRFR Radio Show 9am-11am 93.3FM

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet
Theme:
Photographer John Rogers

Paul Motian 2009 photo: John Rogers courtesy ECM Records
My guest this week is Jazz Photographer John Rogers. I'll be featuring some of John's favorite Motian tunes, and cuts from the albums he took photos for. You can check out his work here: www.johnrogersnyc.com.

Friday, May 8, 2015

Set List 05_08_15

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet
Theme:
Sam Brown

photo: Urve Kuusik & Edmund Shea
courtesy Columbia Records

Liberation Music Orchestra El Quinto Regimiento (The 5th Regiment)
(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
Gary Burton & Keith Jarrett The Raven Speaks
(Keith Jarrett)
1971 Atlantic Gary Burton vibes; Keith Jarrett piano, soprano sax Sam Brown guitar;  Steve Swallow bass; Bill Goodwin drums
Uptown Conversation Uptown Conversation
(Ron Carter)

1969 Embryo Ron Carter bass; Hubert Laws flute; Herbie Hancock piano; Sam Brown guitar; Grady Tate drums
Tribute Victoria
(Paul Motian)
1975 ECM Sam Brown guitar; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian percussion
Gary Burton & Keith Jarrett Grow Your Own
(Keith Jarrett)
1971 Atlantic Gary Burton vibes; Keith Jarrett piano, soprano sax Sam Brown guitar;  Steve Swallow bass; Bill Goodwin drums
Ars Nova I Was Once Written 
(Wyatt Day)

1969 Atlantic Warren Burnhardt keyboards; Sam Brown lead guitar; Wyatt Day vocals, guitar; Jimmy Owens trumpet; Jon Pierson trombone, vocals; Art Koneig bass; Joe Hunt drums
2nd Hour
Many Shades of Blue Golden Feathered Bird 
(David Matthews)

1974 Mainstream Blue Mitchell, Jim Bossy, Jon Faddis, Marky Markowitz - trumpet; Joe Farrell - flute, tenor saxophone; Seldon Powell - tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone; Frank Vicari - tenor saxophone; Joe Beck, John Tropea - guitar, acoustic guitar; Sam Brown - acoustic guitar; Wilbur Bascomb, Michael Moore - electric bass; Jimmy Madison - drums; David Matthews - arranger and conductor
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
Gilberto with Turrentine Vera Cruz
(Fernando Brant, Gene Lees, Milton Nascimento)

1971 CTI Astrud Gilberto - vocals;
Stanley Turrentine - alto saxophone; Eumir Deodato - electric piano, arranger, conductor; Emanuel Green, George Marge, Hubert Laws, Romeo Penque - flute; Sivouca guitar;  Sam Brown electric guitar; Ron Carter bass;  Emanuel Green, Gene Orloff, Harry Katzman, Joe Malin, Julie Held, Paul Gershman - violin; Harold Coletta - viola; George Ricci - cello
Treasure Island Treasure Island
(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
An Evening With Belafonte/Makeba Hurry, Mama, Hurry 1965 RCA Victor Miriam Makeba – vocals; 
Sam Brown – guitar
Eddie Diehl – guitar
Marvin Falcon – guitar
Ernie Calabria – guitar
Jay Berliner – guitar
William Salter – bass
John Cartwright – bass
Auchee Lee – percussion
Solomon Ilori – percussion
Chief Bey – percussion
Ralph MacDonald – percussion
Percy Brice – percussion
Conception Vessel Rebica
(Paul Motian)
1973 ECM Sam Brown guitar; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian percussion
Expectations There Is A Road (God’s River)
(Keith Jarrett)

1972 Columbia Keith Jarrett piano; Sam Brown guitar; Charlie Haden bass; string section; Paul Motian conducts strings
Conception Vessel Georgian Bay
(Paul Motian)
1973 ECM Sam Brown guitar; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian percussion
Tribute Song For Che
(Charlie Haden)
1975 ECM Sam Brown guitar; Charlie Haden bass; Paul Motian percussion