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  1. Matthew Shipp -- Your Shipp Has Come InRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    ... Current , recorded under the leadership of drummer , whom his previous recording Motian SicknessA-The Music of Paul Motian (Self Produced, 2012), was dedicated to. This studio recording includes a 39-minute opener, "Bridges of Tomorrow," that ...


  2. A belated tribute to Charlie Haden from Keith JarrettRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... I had a quartet with Dewey Redman (who was a serious alcoholic) and Charlie (who was a serious drug addict) and Paul Motian, but Dewey and Charlie had both been with Ornette and then joined my group. Ornette asked me how I knew this "church music"; ...


  3. Juan Rodriguez: Charlie Haden's death leaves us without an anchorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday |

    ... mathematician trying to square impossible figures - at the In Concert Club in 1973 and 1974, alongside Paul Motian and Dewey Redman. Fort Yawuh (on Impulse) is recommended from this lineup. His Liberation Music Orchestra, co-led with Carla Bley, was ...


  4. Bill Frisell On JazzSetRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... has released a new album almost every year since. The Bad Plus and Bill Frisell share a deep appreciation for Paul Motian (1931-2011), a free-tempo drummer, bandleader, friend and role model for so many younger musicians. Frisell and Motian played ...


  5. Obituary: Charlie Haden / Influential jazz bassistRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 |

    ... 1967, he was a member of a celebrated quartet led by pianist Keith Jarrett, with Dewey Redman on saxophone and Paul Motian on drums. The Liberation Music Orchestra, which released its debut album in 1969, was Mr. Haden's large ensemble, and an ...


  6. Dan McClenaghan's Best...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | All About Jazz

    ... Vanguard, where so many of the great live albums have been recorded. Marc Johnson's on bass; with drummer Paul Motian playing on one of his last recordings before his passing in 2011. The music they made this night was magic. Ma-Do group. The band's ...


  7. Tributes and remembrances for Charlie HadenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 |

    ... of many projects including my favorite band for about 10 years, the Keith Jarrett Quartet, with Dewey Redman and Paul Motian. (later joined by percussionist Guilherme Franco). Charlie and Paul created a heart beat from the earth. It almost felt like ...


  8. Charlie Haden (1937-2014): An AppreciationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... before from such a big, woody instrument. His indispensible sideman work has lifted up vital records made by Paul Motian, Keith Jarrett and John Scofield, among so many others, and his Quartet West records put elegance back into jazz. Hank Jones and ...


  9. Copenhagen Jazz Festival: Jakob BroRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Copenhagen Post

    He is a former member of Paul Motian & The Electric Bebop Band and a current member of Tomasz Stanko's Dark Eyes Quintet .


  10. Jeff Cosgrove/Matthew Shipp/William Parker: Alternating CurrentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | All About Jazz

    ... in Motian's language, having recorded one of the most original of tributes to the late drummer on The Music of Paul Motian: For the Love of Sarah (Self Produced, 2011). Respectful of the author's melody, the trio plays more like a chamber ensemble ...


  11. Essential Albums: Badbadnotgood on jazz standards and getting sampled by DrakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | ChartAttack

    ... day. These dudes are playing the fucking pop tunes of the day. Alex: And early Bill Evans with Scott LaFaro and Paul Motian , the way they played standards people don't play now. It's such an inventive, improvisational, totally unique, totally ...


  12. Partisans -- TD Ottawa Jazz Festival 2014, Days 7-9Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | All About Jazz

    ... also featured clarinetist , to whom the pianist later paid tribute with a piece, appropriately enough, titled "Paul Motian" (two versions of which bookend As If ). While Fort's music contains clear structure, there's plenty of space for both ...


  13. Sunna Gunnlaugs digs into the jazz vernacularRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 27 | North Shore News

    ... melodies as part of the mix. The set includes mainly original tunes from all three members plus a new take on Paul Motian's "From Time To Time." Gunnlaugs talked to the North Shore News as she was heading out on her current North American tour which ...


  14. Ottawa Jazz Festival showcases Israeli starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 |

    ... By then, she had recorded two acclaimed albums for ECM Records including one with the late, legendary drummer Paul Motian. "It was time," she says of her return to her homeland. "I love New York, but I started to get tired of it. I was getting a lot ...


  15. ArtistshareA Releases Sax Summit's Fan-funded "Visitation" CD...Read the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | PRLog US Entertainment

    ... a "jazz master"( Sam DeLeo), i swell-known for his celebrated associations with McCoy Tyner, Jon Scofield, Paul Motian, Hank Jones, John Abercrombie, and countless others. " Dave Liebman has the ability to touch the soul eeking from the wayward horn ...


  16. Keith Jarrett and Charlie Haden - Last DanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... Liberation Music Orchestra, Quartet West and as part of Jarrett's so-called "American Quartet" of the 70s, with Paul Motian and Dewey Redman. These 2007 duets have no direct precedence, but the two old friends reconnect from those American Quartet ...


  17. Great jazz box sets, aka more gift ideasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2013 | Chicago Reader

    ... Jack DeJohnette, Jan Garbarek, and others have gotten this treatment, but the box for great drummer and composer Paul Motian from earlier this year might be my favorite. Motian , who died in November 2012 at age 80, had already done decades of ...


  18. Jeff Cosgrove, with Matthew Shipp and William Parker - Alternating CurrentRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | Something Else! Reviews

    Jeff Cosgrove moves from leading the open-ended scores of the late legend Paul Motian to blissful full-on spontaneity with two of the living masters of the improvised form.


  19. CD/DOWNLOAD/ALBUM: Guitarist Joel Harrison Revisits His Roots Growing ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | All About Jazz

    Mother Stump Highlights Harrison's Guitar Playing Over His Composing On Covers of Buddy Miller, Leonard Cohen, Al Kooper, Luther Vandross, Paul Motian, George Russell And More Featuring Top NY-Based Sidemen Michael Bates , Jeremy 'Bean' Clemons , Glenn Patscha For many years, guitarist Joel Harrison claimed he had no roots.


  20. Satoko Fujii will bring her New Trio and a guest to the Center for New MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2014 |

    ... listeners may be reminded of the trio that pianist Geri Allen formed with Charlie Haden on bass and the late Paul Motian on drums; but, regardless of any memories it may trigger, Fujii's trio definitely plays with a voice decidedly its own. Next ...