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Paul Motian

Born: 
03/25/1931
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Died: 
11/22/2011
Years Active: 
1950's-2011
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Stephen Paul Motian was an American jazz drummer, percussionist and composer. He first came to prominence in the late 1950s in the piano trio of Bill Evans, and later led several groups. Motian played an important role in freeing jazz drummers from strict time-keeping duties.

Concerts

Event Date Venue City Region Country
Cohn-Sims-Wood Sextet 02/06/1959 Half Note (1) NYC New York USA
Cohn-Sims-Wood Sextet 02/07/1959 Half Note (1) NYC New York USA
Bill Evans Trio 05/26/1964 Shelly's Manne-Hole Hollywood California USA
Bill Evans Trio 05/27/1964 Shelly's Manne-Hole Hollywood California USA
Bill Evans Trio 05/28/1964 Shelly's Manne-Hole Hollywood California USA
Bill Evans Trio 05/29/1964 Shelly's Manne-Hole Hollywood California USA
Bill Evans Trio 05/30/1964 Shelly's Manne-Hole Hollywood California USA
Bill Evans Trio 05/31/1964 Shelly's Manne-Hole Hollywood California USA
Bill Evans Trio 06/02/1964 Shelly's Manne-Hole Hollywood California USA
Bill Evans Trio 06/03/1964 Shelly's Manne-Hole Hollywood California USA
Bill Evans Trio 06/04/1964 Shelly's Manne-Hole Hollywood California USA
Bill Evans Trio 06/05/1964 Shelly's Manne-Hole Hollywood California USA
Bill Evans Trio 06/06/1964 Shelly's Manne-Hole Hollywood California USA
Bill Evans Trio 06/07/1964 Shelly's Manne-Hole Hollywood California USA
Keith Jarrett Trio 10/30/1968 Shelly's Manne-Hole Hollywood California USA
Keith Jarrett Trio 10/31/1968 Shelly's Manne-Hole Hollywood California USA
Keith Jarrett Recording Session 02/27/1974 Generation Sound Studios NYC New York USA
Keith Jarrett Recording Session 02/28/1974 Generation Sound Studios NYC New York USA
Keith Jarrett Recording Session 10/09/1974 Generation Sound Studios NYC New York USA
Keith Jarrett Recording Session 10/10/1974 Generation Sound Studios NYC New York USA
Keith Jarrett 03/02/1975 Avery Fisher Hall NYC New York USA