Paul Motian Archive
Showing the love for Haden and Motian… Steve Cardenas – Charlie and Paul – Newvelle Records NV013LP – audiophile LP ****1/2: (Steve Cardenas – guitars; Loren Stillman – saxophones; Thomas Morgan – bass; Matt Wilson – drums) After appearing as a sideman on previous Newvelle Records releases, Steve Cardenas now steps into the role as […]
Bill Evans – The Complete Village Vanguard Recordings, 1961 [TrackList follows] – Riverside (4 LP set)
Bill Evans Trio command performance on a single day…
Paul Bley – The Complete Remastered Recordings – [TrackList follows] – Black Saint/Soul Note Records (10 CDs)
A big bountiful bundle of Bley for all tastes.
The music, character and spirit of late drummer Paul Motian carries on.
Quiet abstractions with one newcomer and three master musicians.
Unreleased Don Cherry and Paul Bley, plus Sun Ra? It’s all part of a comprehensive package devoted to saxophonist Pharoah Sanders’ early years.
Pianist Bill Evans’ spirit and aesthetic approach lives on.
A birthday present which is much more fulfilling and filling than a candled cake.
Four masterful musicians meet, keep the down beat, and prove standards are never obsolete.
Guitarist Joel Harrison’s String Choir provides a new perspective to Paul Motian’s music, putting both artists in the spotlight.
Beyond a dream band…