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On Broadway, or The paradox of continuity. Vol. 4

Paul Motian (performer), Chris Potter (performer), Larry Grenadier (performer)
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Title
On Broadway, or The paradox of continuity. Vol. 4
Performer
Paul Motian 1931-2011 (drums) Chris Potter 1971- (saxofoon) Larry Grenadier  (basgitaar) Rebecca Martin  (zang) Masabumi Kikuchi  (piano) Trio 2000 + One
Publisher
Winter & Winter, 2006
1 cd
Playing time
01:06:01
EAN
0025091012527
CDR
JE26871

About Paul Motian

Stephen Paul Motian (March 25, 1931 – November 22, 2011) was an American jazz drummer, percussionist, and composer. Motian played an important role in freeing jazz drummers from strict time-keeping duties.

He first came to prominence in the late 1950s in the piano trio of Bill Evans, and later was a regular in pianist Keith Jarrett's band for about a decade (c. 1967–1976). Motian began his career as a bandleader in the early 1970s. Perhaps his two most notable groups were a longstanding trio of guitarist Bill Frisell and saxophonist Joe Lovano, and the Electric Bebop Band which featured the drummer working mostly with younger musicians doing interpretations of bebop standards.

Biography

Motian was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and raised in Providence, Rhode Island. He is of Armenian descent. After playing guitar in his childhood, Motian began playing the drums at age 12, eventually tour…Read more on Wikipedia

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