Wednesday, March 4, 2015

March 6th 2015 WRFR Radio Show 9am-11am 93.3FM

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet
Theme:
Jacob Bro

Jakob Bro & Paul Motian 2006
photographer: Robert Lewis courtesy Loveland Records

Tune in to hear a live interview with Danish guitarist Jakob Bro. I'll be featuring Motian's 'Garden of Eden' and Bro's multiple CDs with Paul Motian on drums.

Friday, February 20, 2015

Set List 02_20_15

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet
Theme:
1982 Rehearsal Tape featuring
The Paul Motian Band Part 2

Part 1     Part 2


Billy Drewes, Ed Schuller, Joe Lovano, Paul Motian, Bill Frisell
photo:  Deborah Feingold

1982 Band Book Notes

Psalm Psalm
(Paul Motian)
1982 ECM Joe Lovano tenor sax; Billy Drewes tenor & alto sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
1982 Band Rehearsal
10/12
The Story of Maryam
(Paul Motian)
1982 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Billy Drewes tenor & alto sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
Motian Sickness The Story of Maryam
(Paul Motian)
2011 Grizzley Music Jeff Cosgrove drums; John Hebert bass; Mat Maneri viola; Jamie Masefield mandolin
1982 Band Rehearsal
10/12
The Story of Maryam Take 2
(Paul Motian)
1982 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Billy Drewes tenor & alto sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
The Story of Maryam The Story of Maryam
(Paul Motian)
1984 Soul Note Joe Lovano tenor sax; Jim Pepper tenor & soprano sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
1982 Band Rehearsal
10/12
Oleevio
(Paul Motian)
1982 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Billy Drewes tenor & alto sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
1982 Band Rehearsal
10/12
Oleevio Take 2
(Paul Motian)
1982 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Billy Drewes tenor & alto sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
1982 Band Rehearsal
10/12
Oleevio Take 5
(Paul Motian)
1982 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Billy Drewes tenor & alto sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
Serendipity Cymbalism
(Joe Lovano)
1999 Tutu Germany Joe Lovano tenor sax; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
2nd Hour
1982 Band Rehearsal
10/12
Oleevio Take 6 & 7
(Paul Motian)
1982 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Billy Drewes tenor & alto sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
Serendipity Abacus
(Paul Motian)
1999 Tutu Germany Joe Lovano tenor sax; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
Psalm Etude
(Paul Motian)
1982 ECM Joe Lovano tenor sax; Billy Drewes tenor & alto sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
String Choir:
The Music of
Paul Motian
Etude
(Paul Motian)
2010 Sunnyside Christian Howes, Sam Bardfeld violins; Mat Maneri, Peter Ugrin viola; Dana Leong violincello; Joel Harrison, Liberty Ellman
guitars
1982 Band Rehearsal
10/12
Unknown
(White Magic?)
1982 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Billy Drewes tenor & alto sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
Psalm White Magic
(Paul Motian)
1982 ECM Joe Lovano tenor sax; Billy Drewes tenor & alto sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
Awareness Awareness
(Larry Goldings)
1997 Warner Bros. Larry Goldings piano; Larry Grenadier bass
1982 Band Rehearsal
10/12
Oleevio Take 4
(Paul Motian)
1982 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Billy Drewes tenor & alto sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
Serendipity Mu-Point
(Ed Schuller)
1999 Tutu Germany Joe Lovano tenor sax; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
1982 Band Rehearsal
10/12
Oleevio Take 3
(Paul Motian)
1982 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Billy Drewes tenor & alto sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums




Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Feb. 20th 2015 WRFR Radio Show 9am-11am 93.3FM

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet
Theme:
1982 Rehearsal Tape featuring
The Paul Motian Band Part 2

Billy Drewes, Ed Schuller, Joe Lovano, Paul Motian,
Bill Frisell 1982 photo: Deborah Feingold
A continuation of last week's show featuring 'Oleevio', a Paul Motian composition that was never recorded for an album.

Friday, February 13, 2015

Set List 02_13_15

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet
Theme:
1982 Rehearsal Tape featuring
The Paul Motian Band

Part 1     Part 2

Billy Drewes, Bill Frisell, Paul Motian, Ed Schuller,
Joe Lovano 1981
photo: Regina Stetter courtesy ECM Records

1982 Band Rehearsal
10/12
Kalypso
(Paul Motian)
1982 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Billy Drewes tenor & alto sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
Dance Kalypso
(Paul Motian)
1978 ECM Charles Brackeen soprano & tenor sax; David Izenson bass; Paul Motian drums
1982 Band Rehearsal
10/12
The Owl of Cranston
(Paul Motian)
1982 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Billy Drewes tenor & alto sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
Motian Sickness The Owl of Cranston
(Paul Motian)
2011 Grizzley Music Jeff Cosgrove drums; John Hebert bass; Mat Maneri viola; Jamie Masefield mandolin
Awareness The Owl of Cranston
(Paul Motian)
1997 Warner Bros. Larry Goldings piano; Larry Grenadier bass; Paul Motian drums
String Choir:
The Music of
Paul Motian
The Owl of Cranston
(Paul Motian)
2010 Sunnyside Christian Howes, Sam Bardfeld violins; Mat Maneri, Peter Ugrin viola; Dana Leong violincello; Joel Harrison, Liberty Ellman
guitars
1982 Band Rehearsal
10/12
Theme For Babylonians
(Paul Motian take on Cole Porter’s ‘What Is This Thing Called Love?’)
1982 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Billy Drewes tenor & alto sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
Sings the Cole Porter Songbook What Is This Thing Called Love? 
(Cole Porter)
1956 Verve Ella Fitzgerald vocals; Paul Smith – piano; Barney Kessel – Guitar; Joe Mondragon – Double bass; Alvin Stoller – Drums, percussion
1982 Band Rehearsal
10/12
Theme For Babylonians Take 2
(Paul Motian take on Cole Porter’s ‘What Is This Thing Called Love?’)
1982 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Billy Drewes tenor & alto sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
2nd Hour
1982 Band Rehearsal
10/12
Dewey Square
(Charlie Parker)
1982 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Billy Drewes tenor & alto sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
The Struggle Continues Dewey Square
(Charlie Parker)
1982 ECM Dewey Redman tenor saxophone; Charles Eubanks piano; Mark Helias double-bass; Ed Blackwell drums
Bird Songs Dewey Square
(Charlie Parker)
2011 EMI Joe Lovano saxophones; James Weidman piano; Esperanza Spalding bass; Otis Brown III, Francesco Mela drums & percussion
1982 Band Rehearsal
10/12
Conception Vessel
(Paul Motian)
1982 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Billy Drewes tenor & alto sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
String Choir:
The Music of
Paul Motian
Conception Vessel
(Paul Motian)
2010 Sunnyside Christian Howes, Sam Bardfeld violins; Mat Maneri, Peter Ugrin viola; Dana Leong violincello; Joel Harrison, Liberty Ellman
guitars
Serendipity
Live At
A-Trane, Berlin
Conception Vessel
(Paul Motian)
1999 Tutu Germany Joe Lovano tenor sax; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
Drum Music Conception Vessel
(Paul Motian)
2011 Sunnyside Russ Lossing piano
1982 Band Rehearsal
10/12
Kalypso Take 3
(Paul Motian)
1982 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Billy Drewes tenor & alto sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums
1982 Band Rehearsal
10/12
Kalypso Take 2
(Paul Motian)
1982 unreleased Joe Lovano tenor sax; Billy Drewes tenor & alto sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Ed Schuller bass; Paul Motian drums

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Feb. 13th 2015 WRFR Radio Show 9am-11am 93.3FM

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet
Theme:
1982 Rehearsal Tape featuring
The Paul Motian Band

Joe Lovano tenor saxophone, Billy Drewes tenor and alto saxophone, Bill Frisell guitar, Ed Schuller bass, Paul Motian drums



Friday, February 6, 2015

Set List 02_06_15

Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet
Theme:
1978 Trio Rehearsal Tapes

Paul Motian 1978
photographer unknown


1978 Band Book Page

 
















1978 Trio Rehearsal
1/27
Drum Music
(Paul Motian)
1978 unreleased Charles Brackeen soprano & tenor sax; David Izenson bass; Paul Motian drums
1978 Trio Rehearsal
2/5 & 6/18
Dance
(Paul Motian)
1978 unreleased Charles Brackeen soprano & tenor sax; David Friesen bass; Paul Motian drums
I Have The Room Above Her Dance
(Paul Motian)
2005 ECM Joe Lovano tenor sax; Bill Frisell guitar; Paul Motian drums
1978 Trio Rehearsal
2/5 & 6/18
The Sunflower
(Paul Motian)
1978 unreleased Charles Brackeen soprano & tenor sax; David Izenson bass; Paul Motian drums
Gefion Copenhagen
(Jakob Bro)
2015 ECM Jakob Bro guitar; Thomas Morgan bass; Jon Christensen drums
1978 Trio Rehearsal
2/5 & 6/18
Victoria
(Paul Motian)
1978 unreleased Charles Brackeen soprano & tenor sax; David Izenson  or David Friesen bass; Paul Motian drums
1978 Trio Rehearsal
1/27
Drum Music
(Paul Motian)
1978 unreleased Charles Brackeen soprano & tenor sax; David Izenson bass; Paul Motian drums
1978 Trio Rehearsal
2/5 & 6/18
Musette Piece
(Charles Brackeen?)
1978 unreleased Charles Brackeen soprano & tenor sax; David Izenson bass; Paul Motian drums
2nd Hour
1978 Trio Rehearsal
1/27
Improvisation
(Paul Motian)
1978 unreleased Paul Motian piano
1978 Trio Rehearsal
2/5 & 6/18
Lullaby
(Paul Motian)
1978 unreleased Charles Brackeen soprano & tenor sax; David Izenson or Davis Friesen bass; Paul Motian drums
Dance Lullaby
(Paul Motian)
1978
(rec. 1977)
ECM Charles Brackeen soprano & tenor sax; David Izenson bass; Paul Motian drums
1978 Trio Rehearsal
2/5 & 6/18
Yahllah
(Paul Motian)
1978 unreleased Charles Brackeen soprano & tenor sax; David Izenson or Davis Friesen bass; Paul Motian drums
Creative Music Studio Live
01/08/77
Yahllah
(Paul Motian)
1977 unreleased Charles Brackeen soprano & tenor sax; David Izenson bass; Paul Motian drums
1978 Trio Rehearsal
2/5 & 6/18
Yahllah
(Paul Motian)
1978 unreleased Charles Brackeen soprano & tenor sax; David Izenson or Davis Friesen bass; Paul Motian drums
1978 Trio Rehearsal
2/5 & 6/18
Drum Music
(Paul Motian)
1978 unreleased Charles Brackeen soprano & tenor sax; David Izenson bass; Paul Motian drums
LeVoyage Cabala/Drum Music
(Paul Motian)
1979 ECM Charles Brackeen soprano & tenor sax; J.F. Jenny-Clark bass; Paul Motian drums