Paul Motian
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1931-03-25
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Biography

Stephen Paul Motian (March 25, 1931 – November 22, 2011) was an American jazz drummer, percussionist and composer of Armenian descent. He first came to prominence in the late 1950s in the piano trio of Bill Evans, and later led several ...

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Biography

Stephen Paul Motian (March 25, 1931 – November 22, 2011) was an American jazz drummer, percussionist and composer of Armenian descent.

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Concerto for Billy the Kid
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Concerto for Billy the Kid Concerto for Billy the Kid Concerto for Billy the Kid Concerto for Billy the Kid
Don Cherry, Gato Barbieri, Howard Johnson, Paul Motian, Roswell Rudd, Charlie Haden, Charlie Haden, Sam Brown, Dewey Redman, Perry Robinson, Michael Mantler, Andrew Cyrille, Bob Northern & Carla Bley
Song For Che
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Song For Che Song For Che Song For Che Song For Che
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Somewhere Before
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Somewhere Before Somewhere Before Somewhere Before Somewhere Before
Keith Jarrett
Standing Outside
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Standing Outside Standing Outside Standing Outside Standing Outside
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It Should've Happened A Long Time Ago
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It Should've Happened A Long Time Ago It Should've Happened A Long Time Ago It Should've Happened A Long Time Ago It Should've Happened A Long Time Ago
Paul Motian
Lost In A Dream
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Lost In A Dream Lost In A Dream Lost In A Dream Lost In A Dream
Paul Motian
Split Decision Composer: Paul Motian
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Split Decision Composer: Paul Motian Split Decision Composer: Paul Motian Split Decision Composer: Paul Motian Split Decision Composer: Paul Motian
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Biography

Stephen Paul Motian (March 25, 1931 – November 22, 2011) was an American jazz drummer, percussionist and composer of Armenian descent.

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.

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