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  1. Rez Abbasi & Junction - Behind The VibrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... a fresh look at acoustic jazz ( Natural Selection , Intents and Purposes ) and brought the vanguard ideas of Paul Motian forward (SER Best of 2012 selection Continuous Beat ). These are just a handful of areas where Abbasi has made his mark, and ...

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  2. RECORDING: Matt Slocum Presents "Trio Pacific, Vol. 1" Featuring...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | All About Jazz

    ... Descent is a highlight of the recording. It is interesting to hear how Cardenas, a veteran of ensembles led by Paul Motian and Joey Baron, plays differently in a duo with Slocum. Slocum too has found his own voice in this setting, a creative ...

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  3. Brad Shepik -- Songlines: An Independent Voice for New MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | All About Jazz

    ... Grdina, inspired by his studies of the oud, and of Egyptian and Iraqi music, recorded Gordon Grdina/Gary Peacock/Paul Motian: Think Like the Waves and Gordon Grdina's Haram: Her Eyes Illuminate . Label founder Tony Reif has a longstanding connection ...

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  4. Brad Shepik -- Songlines: An Independent Voice for New MusicRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2016 | All About Jazz

    ... Grdina, inspired by his studies of the oud, and of Egyptian and Iraqi music, recorded Gordon Grdina/Gary Peacock/Paul Motian: Think Like the Waves and Gordon Grdina: Haram . Label founder Tony Reif has a longstanding connection to world music ...

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  5. Anat Fort - " a consummate composer and performerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | Jerusalem Post

    ... of her game. She initially got her nimble foot in the ECM door largely thanks to the inclusion of iconic drummer Paul Motian in her lineup, and A Long Story, which was recorded in 2004 and eventually came out in 2007, was an auspicious entry into ...

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  6. Women of Letters, Reverend Billy, Barb Jungr & More Coming up This Month at Joe's PubRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and technical brilliance. She has collaborated with such talents as the Foo Fighters, Beck, Bill Frisell, Paul Motian and her sisters' group, The Haden Triplets. Harris has been a prolific singer and songwriter since the mid-1990s. In addition to ...

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  7. Jazz lunch features Mike BaggettaRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2016 | Daily Times

    ... of Baggetta's modern Jazz and Improvised music style, with hints of the styles of Ornette Coleman and Paul Motian throughout. Thank you for reading 6 free articles on our site. You can come back at the end of your 30-day period for another 6 free ...

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  8. The Music World Just Lost 3 Greats: George Martin, Andrew Loomis, and Nana VasconcelosRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | The Stranger

    ... with major players in world, ambient, and jazz genres, including Jon Hassell , Gato Barbieri, Pat Metheny, Paul Motian , and in the group Codona with Don Cherry and Collin Walcott . Vasconcelos played a crucial role on several boundary-pushing ...

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  9. Vintage sounds from bassist Gary Peacock and late, great Japanese pianist Masabumi KikuchiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Chicago Reader

    A few months back I picked up some reissues of albums that jazz bassist Gary Peacock made in Japan in 1971, all featuring remarkable pianist Masabumi Kikuchi, who died last summer in his adopted home of New York at age 75 . Kikuchi became known during the last few decades his life for his fruitful musical relationship with drummer Paul Motian -they put out several releases in the trio Tethered Moon, which also included Peacock.

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  10. Avant-garde jazz pianist Paul Bley dies at 83 in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | HeraldNet

    ... experiments with synthesizers. His groundbreaking piano trios - notably with bassist Gary Peacock and drummer Paul Motian - liberated rhythm instruments from their traditional supporting roles, making everyone equal as improvisers. Bley also helped ...

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  11. Visionary Avant-garde jazz pianist Paul Bley dies at age 83 in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | The China Post

    ... experiments with synthesizers. His groundbreaking piano trios - notably with bassist Gary Peacock and drummer Paul Motian - liberated rhythm instruments from their traditional supporting roles, making everyone equal as improvisers. Bley also helped ...

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  12. Avant-garde jazz pianist Paul Bley dies at 83 in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    ... experiments with synthesizers. His groundbreaking piano trios - notably with bassist Gary Peacock and drummer Paul Motian - liberated rhythm instruments from their traditional supporting roles, making everyone equal as improvisers. Bley also helped ...

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  13. Music Education Monday: Master classes with saxophonist Chris PotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    Whether it's as leader of his own bands or as a sideman to the likes of Dave Holland, Paul Motian, and Dave Douglas, Chris Potter has been one of the most in-demand saxophonists in jazz for most of the 21st century. Potter, who will be 45 years old this Friday, has released more than 15 albums as a leader and appeared on more than 150 recordings by others, winning critical acclaim for his technical mastery, harmonic imagination, and rhythmic fluidity.

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  14. Whirlpool With Ron Miles - Dancing On The InsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | Something Else! Reviews

    What grew out of a Paul Motian tribute turned into on ongoing dedication to the genius of that acclaimed drummer's originative trio with Bill Frisell and Joe Lovano. Whirlpool is a highly collaborative threesome comprised of some of the brightest young members in Chicago's jazz vanguard.

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  15. Barry Altschul's 3Dom Factor - Tales Of The UnforseenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2015 | Something Else! Reviews

    Paul Motian's celebrated small combos of the 2000's put a peak at the end of a career of one of jazz's most important drummers post-1960. Not long after Motian's death in late 2011, another innovative drummer who made his mark in the 60s and 70s also put together a cross-generational ensemble, and Barry Altschul the 3Dom Factor got off to a very promising start with its self-titled album in 2013 .

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