ECM Records Discography: 1981-1982

1981

Bengt Berger Band With Don Cherry

Don Cherry, pocket trumpet; Tommy Adolfsson, trumpet; Christer Bothen, bass clarinet, tenor sax; Kjell Westling, sopranino sax, bass clarinet; Ulf Wallander, soprano, tenor sax; Jorgen Adolfsson, violin, sopranino, soprano, alto sax; Thomas Mera Gartz, violin, tenor sax, drums; Tord Bengtsson, violin, electric guitar; Matthias Hellden, cello; Sigge Krantz, electric guitar, bass guitar, bass; Bosse Skoglund, drums; Bengt Berger, blekete drum, xylophone; Anita Livstrand, voice, bells, axatse.

Decibel Studios, Stockholm, Sweden, January, 1981

Bitter Funeral BeerECM (G) ECM 1179
Blekete-
Chetu-
Tongsi-
Darafo; Funeral Dance (Dar Kpee)-

* ECM (G) ECM 1179   Bengt Berger - Bitter Funeral Beer   1982
= ECM (G) ECM 1179 (CD)   Bengt Berger Band w/ Don Cherry - Bitter Funeral Beer   1994

Terje Rypdal Trio

Terje Rypdal, electric guitar, flute; Miroslav Vitous, acoustic, electric bass, piano; Jack DeJohnette, drums, voice.

Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, January, 1981

MayaECM (G) ECM 1192
Mountain In The Clouds-
Morning Lake-
To Be ContinuedECM (G) ECM 1192, 825 427-1
This MorningECM (G) ECM 1192
Topplue, Votter And SkjerfECM (G) ECM 1192, 825 428-1
Uncomposed AppendixECM (G) ECM 1192

* ECM (G) ECM 1192   Terje Rypdal, Miroslav Vitous, Jack DeJohnette - To Be Continued   1981
= ECM (G) ECM 1192 (CD)   -
* ECM (G) 825 427-1   Jack DeJohnette - Works   1985
= ECM (G) 825 427-2   -
* ECM (G) 825 428-1   Terje Rypdal - Works   1985
= ECM (G) 825 428-2   -

John Surman Duo

John Surman, soprano, baritone sax, bass clarinet, synthesizer; Jack DeJohnette, drums, congas, electric piano.

Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, January, 1981

Part I Nestor's Saga (The Tale Of The Ancient)ECM (G) ECM 1193
Part II The BuccaneersECM (G) ECM 1193, :rarum 8013
Part III Kentish Hunting (Lady Margaret's Air)ECM (G) ECM 1193
Part IV The Pilgrim's Way (To The Seventeen Walls)-
Part V Within The Halls Of Neptune-
Part VI Phoenix And The Fire-
Part VII Fide Et Amore (By Faith And Love)-
Part VIII Merry Pranks (The Jester's Song)-
Part IX A Fitting Epitaph-

* ECM (G) ECM 1193   John Surman - The Amazing Adventures Of Simon Simon   1981
= ECM (G) ECM 1193 (CD)   -
* ECM (G) :rarum 8013   John Surman - Selected Recordings   2004

Meredith Monk

Steve Lockwood, piano #3; Collin Walcott, percussion, violin; Meredith Monk, voice, piano; Meredith Monk, composer.

Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, January, 1981;
Hometown Studios, NYC, March, 1980

1.Gotham LullabyECM (G) ECM 1197
2.Travelling-
3.The Tale-
4.Biography-

Andrea Goodman, Paul Langland, Meredith Monk, Monica Solem, voice; Robert Een, voice, cello; Julius Eastman, voice, percussion; Meredith Monk, composer.

Dolmen Music: Overture And Men's Conclave-
Dolmen Music: Wa-Ohs-
Dolmen Music: Rain-
Dolmen Music: Pine Tree Lullaby-
Dolmen Music: Calls-
Dolmen Music: Conclusion-

* ECM (G) ECM 1197   Meredith Monk - Dolmen Music   1981
= ECM New Series (G) ECM 1197 (CD)   -

Steve Eliovson Duo

Steve Eliovson, acoustic guitar; Collin Walcott, percussion.

Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, January, 1981

VeniceECM (G) ECM 1198
Earth End-
AwakeningECM (G) ECM 1198, 837 276-1
Song For The MastersECM (G) ECM 1198
Wanderer-
Dawn Dance-
Slow Jazz-
Africa-
Memories-
Eternity-

* ECM (G) ECM 1198   Steve Eliovson - Dawn Dance   1981
= ECM (G) ECM 1198 (CD)   -
* ECM (G) 837 276-1   Collin Walcott - Works   1988
= ECM (G) 837 276-2   -

Stephan Micus

Stephan Micus, 5 acoustic guitar, nay.

Ibiza Sound Studio, Ibiza, Spain, January, 1981;
Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, October, 1981

Part 1JAPO (G) JAPO 60038

Stephan Micus, sarangi, voice, 6 flowerpots.

Part 2-

Stephan Micus, 2 Spanish guitar, 9 flowerpots.

Part 3-

Stephan Micus, nay.

Part 4-

Stephan Micus, 22 flowerpots, nay.

Part 5-

Stephan Micus, 3 Spanish guitar, 4 Bavarian zither, suling.

Part 6-

* JAPO (G) JAPO 60038   Stephan Micus - Wings Over Water   1982
= ECM (G) ECM 3638   -

Katrina Krimsky - Trevor Watts Duo

Trevor Watts, soprano, alto sax; Katrina Krimsky, piano.

Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, March, 1981

MialECM (G) ECM 1199
Stella Malu-
Duogeny-
Rhythm Circle-
Crystal Morning-
Song For Hans-
Moonbeams-
Villa In Brazil-

* ECM (G) ECM 1199   Katrina Krimsky, Trevor Watts - Stella Malu   1981
= ECM (G) ECM 1199 (CD)   -

Ralph Towner - John Abercrombie Duo

John Abercrombie, acoustic, electric guitar, electric 12-string guitar, mandolin guitar; Ralph Towner, 12-string guitar, classical guitar.

Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, March, 1981

Late Night PassengerECM (G) ECM 1207, ECM 2365
IslaECM (G) ECM 1207, 837 275-1, ECM 2365
Half Past TwoECM (G) ECM 1207
Microtheme-
Caminata-
The Juggler's Etude-
Bumabia-
Child's Play-

* ECM (G) ECM 1207   Ralph Towner, John Abercrombie - Five Years Later   1982
* ECM (G) 837 275-1   John Abercrombie - Works   1988
= ECM (G) 837 275-2   -
* ECM (G) ECM 2365   Various Artists - Re: Seoul   2013

Egberto Gismonti Solo

Egberto Gismonti, 10-string guitar, super 8 guitar, Indian organ, voice.

"Amerika Haus", Munich, West Germany, April, 1981

De RepenteECM (G) ECM 1203/04
Vale Do Eco-
CavaquinhoECM (G) ECM 1203/04, :rarum 8011
12 De FevereiroECM (G) ECM 1203/04
Carta De Amor-

* ECM (G) ECM 1203/04   Egberto Gismonti And Academia De Dancas - Sanfona   1981
= ECM (G) ECM 1203/04 (CD)   -
* ECM (G) :rarum 8011   Egberto Gismonti - Selected Recordings   2004

Steve Kuhn Quartet

Steve Kuhn, piano; Harvie Swartz, bass; Bob Moses, drums; Sheila Jordan, voice.

"Fat Tuesday's", NYC, April, 1981

Turn To GoldECM (G) ECM 1213
The Drinking Song-
Last Year's Waltz-
I Remember You-
Mexico-
The Fruit Fly-
The Feeling Within-
Medley: Old Folks; Well, You Needn't-
Confirmation-
The City Of Dallas-

* ECM (G) ECM 1213   Steve Kuhn Quartet - Last Year's Waltz   1982

Charlie Haden Trio/Magico

Jan Garbarek, tenor, soprano sax; Egberto Gismonti, guitar, piano; Charlie Haden, double bass.

"Amerika Haus", Munich, West Germany, April, 1981

Carta De AmorECM (G) ECM 2280/81
La Pasionara-
Cego Aderaldo-
Folk Song-
Don Quixote-
Spor-

same session.

Branquinho-
All That Is Beautiful-
Palhaco-
Two Folk Songs-
Carta De Amor, Var.-

* ECM (G) ECM 2280/81   Jan Garbarek, Egberto Gismonti, Charlie Haden - Magico - Carta De Amor   2012

Keith Jarrett Solo

Keith Jarrett, piano.

Festspielhaus, Bregenz, Austria, May 28, 1981

Bregenz, May 28, 1981: Part IECM (G) ECM 1227-29, ECM 1227
Bregenz, May 28, 1981: Part II-
Bregenz, May 28, 1981: Untitled-
Bregenz, May 28, 1981: Heartland-

* ECM (G) ECM 1227-29   Keith Jarrett - Concerts   1982
= ECM (G) ECM 1227-29 (CD)   Keith Jarrett - Concerts - Bregenz/Munchen   2013
* ECM (G) ECM 1227   Keith Jarrett - Concerts   1982
= ECM (G) ECM 1227 (CD)   -

Peter Warren Quintet

Ray Anderson, trombone; John Purcell, alto, tenor, soprano sax; John Scofield, guitar; Peter Warren, bass, cello; Jack DeJohnette, drums.

Grog Kill Studio, Willow, NY, May 31, 1981

Riff-RaffJAPO (G) JAPO 60034
Solidarity-
Mlle. Jolie-
Lisa's Tilt-
I Remember Stu-

* JAPO (G) JAPO 60034   Peter Warren - Solidarity   1982

Gallery

Paul McCandless, soprano sax, oboe, English horn; David Darling, cello; David Samuels, vibraharp, percussion; Ratzo Harris, bass; Michael DiPasqua, drums, percussion.

Sound Ideas Studios, NYC, May, 1981

SoaringECM (G) ECM 1206
Prelude-
A Lost Game-
Painting-
Pale Sun-
Egret-
Night Rain-

* ECM (G) ECM 1206   Gallery   1981

Art Lande Trio

Paul McCandless, soprano sax, English horn, oboe, bass clarinet, wood flute; David Samuels, vibraharp, marimba, percussion; Art Lande, piano, percussion.

Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, May, 1981

SkylightECM (G) ECM 1208
Dance Of The Silver Skeezix-
Duck In A Colorful Blanket (For Here)-
Chillum-
Moist Windows; Lawn Party-
Ente (To Go)-
Willow-

* ECM (G) ECM 1208   Art Lande, David Samuels, Paul McCandless - Skylight   1981
= ECM (G) ECM 1208 (CD)   -

Keith Jarrett Solo

Keith Jarrett, piano.

Herkulessaal, Munich, West Germany, June 2, 1981

Munchen, June 2, 1981: Part IECM (G) ECM 1227-29
Munchen, June 2, 1981: Part II-

same session.

Munchen, June 2, 1981: Part III-
Munchen, June 2, 1981: Part IVECM (G) ECM 1227-29, :rarum 8001
Munchen, June 2, 1981: Mon Coeur Est RougeECM (G) ECM 1227-29
Munchen, June 2, 1981: HeartlandECM (G) ECM 1227-29, :rarum 8001

* ECM (G) ECM 1227-29   Keith Jarrett - Concerts   1982
= ECM (G) ECM 1227-29 (CD)   Keith Jarrett - Concerts - Bregenz/Munchen   2013
* ECM (G) :rarum 8001   Keith Jarrett - Selected Recordings   2002

Lester Bowie Quartet/Septet

Lester Bowie, trumpet; Hamiet Bluiett, baritone sax #1; Donald Smith, piano, organ; Fred Williams, bass, electric bass; Phillip Wilson, drums; Fontella Bass, David Peaston, vocal #1.

Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, June, 1981

1.The Great PretenderECM (G) ECM 1209
2.Howdy Doody Time-
3.When The Doom (Moon) Comes Over The Mountain-
4.Rios NegroesECM (G) ECM 1209, :rarum 8006
5.Rose DropECM (G) ECM 1209, 837 274-1
6.Oh, How The Ghost SingsECM (G) ECM 1209

* ECM (G) ECM 1209   Lester Bowie - The Great Pretender   1981
= ECM (G) ECM 1209 (CD)   -
* ECM (G) 837 274-1   Lester Bowie - Works   1988
= ECM (G) 837 274-2   -
* ECM (G) :rarum 8006   Art Ensemble Of Chicago - Selected Recordings   2002

Denny Zeitlin - Charlie Haden Duo

Denny Zeitlin, piano; Charlie Haden, bass.

"Keystone Korner", San Francisco, CA, July, 1981

Chairman MaoECM (G) ECM 1239
Bird Food-
As Long As There's Music-
Time Remembers One Time Once-
Love For Sale-
Ellen David-
Satellite; How High The Moon-
The Dolphin-

* ECM (G) ECM 1239   Denny Zeitlin, Charlie Haden - Time Remembers One Time Once   1983
= ECM (G) ECM 1239 (CD)   -

Gary Peacock Quartet

Tomasz Stanko, trumpet; Jan Garbarek, tenor, soprano sax; Gary Peacock, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums.

Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, August, 1981

Voice From The PastECM (G) ECM 1210
Legends-
MoorECM (G) ECM 1210, :rarum 8017
AllegoryECM (G) ECM 1210
Paradigm-
Ode For Tomten-

* ECM (G) ECM 1210   Gary Peacock - Voice From The Past - Paradigm   1982
= ECM (G) ECM 1210 (CD)   -
* ECM (G) :rarum 8017   Tomasz Stanko - Selected Recordings   2004

James Newton Solo

James Newton, flute, alto, bass flute.

Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, August, 1981

The DabtaraECM (G) ECM 1214
Malak 'Uqabe-
Solomon, Chief Of Wise Men-
Addis Ababa-
Choir-
Feeling-
Axum-
Susenyos And Werzelya-
The Neser-

* ECM (G) ECM 1214   James Newton - Axum   1982
= ECM (G) ECM 1214 (CD)   -

Arild Andersen Quartet

John Taylor, piano; Bill Frisell, guitar; Arild Andersen, acoustic bass; Alphonse Mouzon, drums.

"Molde Jazz Festival", Molde, Norway, August, 1981

Cherry TreeECM (G) ECM 1236
Lifelines-
Predawn-
The Sword Under His WingsECM (G) ECM 1236, :rarum 8019
TagretaECM (G) ECM 1236
Commander Schmuck's Earflap Hat-
Cameron-
Koral-

* ECM (G) ECM 1236   Arild Andersen - A Molde Concert   1982
= ECM (G) ECM 1236 (CD)   -
* ECM (G) :rarum 8019   Arild Andersen - Selected Recordings   2004

Steve Tibbetts Duo

Steve Tibbetts, 6-string guitar, 12-string guitar, kalimba, tape loops; Marc Anderson, congas, bongos, percussion.

Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, October 26-28, 1981

The Big WindECM (G) ECM 1218
Form-
Walking-
Aerial View-
Nine Doors/Breathing Space-

* ECM (G) ECM 1218   Steve Tibbetts - Northern Song   1982
= ECM (G) ECM 1218 (CD)   -

Steve Reich And Musicians

Voices: Pamela Wood, high soprano; Rebecca Armstrong, Cheryl Bensman, lyric soprano; Jay Clayton, alto; + Percussion: Bob Becker, Russ Hartenberger, Garry Kvistad, Steve Reich, Gary Schall, Glen Velez, tuned tambourine, clapping, maracas, marimba, vibes, crotales; + Winds: Vivian Burdick, oboe; Ellen Bardekoff, English horn; Mort Silver, clarinet, piccolo; Virgil Blackwell, clarinet, flute; + Electric Organs: Edmund Niemann, Nurit Tilles, electronic organ; + Strings: Robert Chausow, Shem Guibbory, violin; Ruth Siegler, viola; Chris Finckel, cello; Lewis Paer, contrabass; George Manahan, conductor; Steve Reich, composer.

Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, October, 1981

Tehillim: Parts I & IIECM (G) ECM 1215
Tehillim: Parts III & IV-

* ECM (G) ECM 1215   Steve Reich - Tehillim   1982
= ECM New Series (G) ECM 1215 (CD)   -
= ECM New Series (G) ECM 2540-42   Steve Reich - The ECM Recordings   2016

Pat Metheny Group

Lyle Mays, piano, synthesizer, autoharp, organ, Synclavier; Pat Metheny, guitar synthesizer, guitar, Synclavier guitar; Steve Rodby, acoustic, electric bass; Danny Gottlieb, drums; Nana Vasconcelos, percussion, voice, berimbau.

The Power Station, NYC, October, 1981

BarcaroleECM (G) ECM 1216, 831 623-2
Are You Going With MeECM (G) ECM 1216
Au Lait-
Eighteen-
Offramp-
JamesECM (G) ECM 1216, 823 270-1
The Bat, Part IIECM (G) ECM 1216

* ECM (G) ECM 1216   Pat Metheny Group - Offramp   1982
= ECM (G) ECM 1216 (CD)   -
* ECM (G) 823 270-1   Pat Metheny - Works   1984
= ECM (G) 823 270-2   -
* ECM (G) 831 623-2   Various Artists - ECM Spectrum Vol. 1   1987

Ulrich P. Lask Trio

Ulrich P. Lask, alto sax, synthesizer; Meinolf Bauschulte, drums; Maggie Nicols as Maggie Nichols, voice.

Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, November, 1981

Drain BrainECM (G) ECM 1217
Taatooed Lady-
Kidnapped-
Should We, Geanie?-
Unknown Realms (Shirli Sees)-
Poor Child-
Too Much-Not Enough-

* ECM (G) ECM 1217   Ulrich P. Lask - Lask   1982

David Darling Sextet

Jan Garbarek, tenor, soprano sax; David Darling, cello, 8-string electric cello; Steve Kuhn, piano; Collin Walcott, sitar, tabla, percussion; Oscar Castro-Neves, guitar; Arild Andersen, bass.

Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, November, 1981

Cycle SongECM (G) ECM 1219
Cycle One: Namaste-
Fly-
Ode-
Cycle Two: Trio-
Cycle Three: Quintet And Coda-
Jessica's Sunwheel-

* ECM (G) ECM 1219   David Darling - Cycles   1982
= ECM (G) ECM 1219 (CD)   -

Mike Nock Trio

Mike Nock, piano; Eddie Gomez, bass; Jon Christensen, drums.

Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, November, 1981

Forgotten LoveECM (G) ECM 1220
Ondas-
Visionary-
Land Of The Long White Cloud-
Doors-

* ECM (G) ECM 1220   Mike Nock - Ondas   1982
= ECM (G) ECM 1220 (CD)   -

Adelhard Roidinger Septet

Heinz Sauer, tenor sax; Werner Pirchner, vibraharp, marimba; Bob Degen, piano; Harry Pepl, guitar; Adelhard Roidinger, bass; Michael DiPasqua, drums, percussion; Aina Kemanis, voice.

Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, November, 1981

Fu PfuECM (G) ECM 1221
Lufti-
Loveland-
Stress-
Ania-
When Earth Becomes Desert-

* ECM (G) ECM 1221   Adelhard Roidinger - Schattseite   1982

Chick Corea Trio/Trio Music

Chick Corea, piano; Miroslav Vitous, bass #1-7; Roy Haynes, drums #1-3,6,7.

Mad Hatter Studios, Los Angeles, CA, November, 1981

1.Trio Improvisations: Trio Improvisation 1ECM (G) ECM 1232/33, :rarum 8003
2.Trio Improvisations: Trio Improvisation 2ECM (G) ECM 1232/33
3.Trio Improvisations: Trio Improvisation 3ECM (G) ECM 1232/33, :rarum 8003
4.Trio Improvisations: Duet Improvisation 1ECM (G) ECM 1232/33, 825 426-1
5.Trio Improvisations: Duet Improvisation 2ECM (G) ECM 1232/33
6.Trio Improvisations: Trio Improvisation 4-
7.Trio Improvisations: Trio Improvisation 5-
8.Trio Improvisations: Slippery When WetECM (G) ECM 1232/33, 825 426-1

Chick Corea, piano; Miroslav Vitous, bass; Roy Haynes, drums.

The Music Of Thelonious Monk: Rhythm-a-ningECM (G) ECM 1232/33, :rarum 8003
The Music Of Thelonious Monk: 'Round MidnightECM (G) ECM 1232/33
The Music Of Thelonious Monk: EronelECM (G) ECM 1232/33, :rarum 8003
The Music Of Thelonious Monk: Think Of One-
The Music Of Thelonious Monk: Little Rootie TootieECM (G) ECM 1232/33
The Music Of Thelonious Monk: Reflections-
The Music Of Thelonious Monk: Hackensack-

* ECM (G) ECM 1232/33   Chick Corea, Miroslav Vitous, Roy Haynes - Trio Music   1982
= ECM (G) ECM 1232/33 (CD)   -
* ECM (G) 825 426-1   Chick Corea - Works   1985
= ECM (G) 825 426-2   -
* ECM (G) :rarum 8003   Chick Corea - Selected Recordings   2002

Paul Motian Band

Joe Lovano, tenor sax; Billy Drewes, tenor, alto sax; Bill Frisell, guitar; Ed Schuller, bass; Paul Motian, drums.

Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, December, 1981

PsalmECM (G) ECM 1222
White Magic-
Boomerang-
FantasmECM (G) ECM 1222, :rarum 8016
MandevilleECM (G) ECM 1222, :rarum 8005, :rarum 8016
Second HandECM (G) ECM 1222
EtudeECM (G) ECM 1222, 837 273-1
YahllahECM (G) ECM 1222

* ECM (G) ECM 1222   Paul Motian Band - Psalm   1982
= ECM (G) ECM 1222 (CD)   -
= ECM (G) ECM 2260-65   Paul Motian   2013
* ECM (G) 837 273-1   Bill Frisell - Works   1988
= ECM (G) 837 273-2   -
* ECM (G) :rarum 8016   Paul Motian - Selected Recordings   2004
* ECM (G) :rarum 8005   Bill Frisell - Selected Recordings   2002

Jan Garbarek Quartet

Jan Garbarek, tenor, soprano sax, wood flute, percussion; Bill Frisell, guitar; Eberhard Weber, bass; Jon Christensen, drums, percussion.

Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, December, 1981

The PathECM (G) ECM 1223, :rarum 8002
FootprintsECM (G) ECM 1223
Kite Dance-
To B.E.-
The Move-
Arc-
Considering The Snail-
Still-

* ECM (G) ECM 1223   Jan Garbarek - Paths, Prints   1982
= ECM (G) ECM 1223 (CD)   -
* ECM (G) :rarum 8002   Jan Garbarek - Selected Recordings   2002

Enrico Rava Quartet

Enrico Rava, trumpet; Franco D'Andrea, piano; Furio Di Castri, bass; Aldo Romano, drums, guitar.

Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, December, 1981

I'm Getting Sentimental Over YouECM (G) ECM 1224
Opening Night-
Diva-
Grrr-
F. Express-
Venise-
Thank You, Come Again-

* ECM (G) ECM 1224   Enrico Rava Quartet - Opening Night   1982

1982

Dewey Redman Quartet

Dewey Redman, tenor sax; Charles Eubanks, piano; Mark Helias, bass; Ed Blackwell, drums.

Columbia Studios, NYC, January, 1982

ThrenECM (G) ECM 1225
Love Is-
Turn Over Baby-
Joie De Vivre-
Combinations-
Dewey Square-

* ECM (G) ECM 1225   Dewey Redman Quartet - The Struggle Continues   1982
= ECM (G) ECM 1225 (CD)   -

Gary Burton Quartet

Jim Odgren, alto sax; Gary Burton, vibraharp; Steve Swallow, bass guitar; Mike Hyman, drums.

Columbia Studios, NYC, January, 1982

Tanglewood '63ECM (G) ECM 1226
Waltz-
Dreams So Real-
Tierra Del Fuego-
Duke Ellington's Sound Of LoveECM (G) ECM 1226, :rarum 8004
SkylightECM (G) ECM 1226

* ECM (G) ECM 1226   Gary Burton Quartet - Picture This   1982
* ECM (G) :rarum 8004   Gary Burton - Selected Recordings   2002

Don Cherry - Ed Blackwell Duo

Don Cherry, pocket trumpet, piano, melodica, doussn'gouni, organ; Ed Blackwell, drums, wood drum, cowbell.

Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, February, 1982

Mutron Bemsha Swing; Solidarity; Arabian Nightingale (Dedicated To Om Kaltsom)ECM (G) ECM 1230
Roland Alphonso-
Makondi-
Street DancingECM (G) ECM 1230, 831 623-2
Short Stuff; El Corazon; Rhythm For RunnerECM (G) ECM 1230
Near-In-
Voice Of The Silence-

* ECM (G) ECM 1230   Don Cherry, Ed Blackwell - El Corazon   1982
= ECM (G) ECM 1230 (CD)   -
* ECM (G) 831 623-2   Various Artists - ECM Spectrum Vol. 1   1987

Michael Mantler Quintet And The Strings

Michael Mantler, trumpet, composer; Carla Bley, piano; Mike Stern, guitar; Steve Swallow, bass; Nick Mason, drums; and the strings of The London Symphony Orchestra, Michael Gibbs, arranger, conductor.

Grog Kill Studio, Willow, NY, February-June, 1982;
Britannia Row, London, England, June and July, 1982

TwentyWATT (G) WATT/13; ECM (G) ECM 1813
Twenty-OneWATT (G) WATT/13
Nineteen-
Seventeen-
Eighteen-
Something There-

* WATT (G) WATT/13   Michael Mantler - Something There   1982
= WATT (G) WATT/13 (CD)   -   1983
* ECM (G) ECM 1813   Michael Mantler - Review (1968-2000)   2006

Eberhard Weber Quintet

Paul McCandless, soprano sax, oboe, English horn, bass clarinet; Lyle Mays, piano; Bill Frisell, guitar; Eberhard Weber, bass; Michael DiPasqua, drums, percussion.

Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, March, 1982

MauriziusECM (G) ECM 1231, :rarum 8018
Death In The CarwashECM (G) ECM 1231
Often In The Open-
Later That Evening-

* ECM (G) ECM 1231   Eberhard Weber - Later That Evening   1982
= ECM (G) ECM 1231 (CD)   -
* ECM (G) :rarum 8018   Eberhard Weber - Selected Recordings   2004

Everyman Band

Martin Fogel, sax; David Torn, guitar; Bruce Yaw, bass; Michael Suchorsky, drums.

Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, March, 1982

Morals In The MudECM (G) ECM 1234
Japan Smiles-
Lonely Streets-
On The Spot-
The Mummy Club-
Nuclear Suite-
Fatt Blatt-

* ECM (G) ECM 1234   Everyman Band   1982

Hajo Weber - Ulrich Ingenbold Duo

Hajo Weber, guitar; Ulrich Ingenbold, guitar, flute.

Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, March, 1982

Der Wundersame WegECM (G) ECM 1235
Karussell-
Winterreise-
Zweifel-
Sommerregen-
Drehung In Der Luft-
Filmmusik-
Son's Song-

* ECM (G) ECM 1235   Hajo Weber, Ulrich Ingenbold - Winterreise   1982

The Globe Unity Orchestra

Toshinori Kondo, Kenny Wheeler, trumpet; Gunter Christmann, Albert Mangelsdorff, trombone; George Lewis, trombone, effects; Bob Stewart, tuba; Ernst-Ludwig Petrowsky, alto, baritone sax, flute; Evan Parker, tenor, soprano sax; Gerd Dudek, tenor, soprano sax, flute; Alexander Von Schlippenbach, piano; Alan Silva, bass.

Studio 105, Radio France, Paris, France, June 4, 1982

QuasarJAPO (G) JAPO 60039
Phase A-
Phase B-
Mond Im Skorpion-

* JAPO (G) JAPO 60039   The Globe Unity Orchestra - Intergalactic Blow   1983

Werner Pirchner - Harry Pepl Trio

Werner Pirchner, tenor vibes, marimba; Harry Pepl, ovation guitar; Jack DeJohnette, drums.

Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, June, 1982

African GodchildECM (G) ECM 1237
Air, Love And Vitamines-
Good-Bye, Baby Post-
Better Times In Sight-

* ECM (G) ECM 1237   Werner Pirchner / Harry Pepl / Jack DeJohnette   1983

Meredith Monk

Julius Eastman, Steve Lockwood, Collin Walcott, organ; Robert Een, Andrea Goodman, Paul Langland, voice; Meredith Monk, voice, organ; Meredith Monk, composer.

NYC, June, 1982;
Hanford Mills Museum, East Meredith, NY, July, 1982;
Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, January, 1983

Turtle Dreams (Waltz)ECM (G) ECM 1240

Collin Walcott, didgeridoo; Meredith Monk, piano, Minimoog, Casio; Meredith Monk, composer.

View 1-
Engine Steps-
Ester's Song-
View 2-

* ECM (G) ECM 1240   Meredith Monk - Turtle Dreams   1983
= ECM New Series (G) ECM 1240 (CD)   -

Lester Bowie

Lester Bowie, trumpet; Ari Brown, soprano, tenor sax; Art Matthews, piano; Fred Williams, bass; Phillip Wilson, drums; Fontella Bass, David Peaston, vocal.

Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, June, 1982

For LouieECM (G) ECM 1246/47
Spacehead-
Ghosts-
Trans Traditional Suite: All The Magic-
Trans Traditional Suite: Everything Must Change-
Trans Traditional Suite: T. Jam Blues-
Let The Good Times RollECM (G) ECM 1246/47, 837 274-1

Lester Bowie, trumpet, other sounds.

Organic EchoECM (G) ECM 1246/47
Dunce Dance-
Charlie M.-
Thirsty?-
Almost ChristmasECM (G) ECM 1246/47, 837 274-1
Down HomeECM (G) ECM 1246/47
Okra Influence-
Miles Davis Meets Donald Duck-
Deb Deb's FaceECM (G) ECM 1246/47, 837 274-1
Monkey Waltz-
Fraudulent Fanfare-
Organic Echo (Part II)ECM (G) ECM 1246/47

* ECM (G) ECM 1246/47   Lester Bowie - All The Magic!   1983
= ECM (G) ECM 1246/47 (CD)   -
* ECM (G) 837 274-1   Lester Bowie - Works   1988
= ECM (G) 837 274-2   -

Miroslav Vitous Quartet

John Surman, soprano, baritone sax, bass clarinet; John Taylor, piano; Miroslav Vitous, bass; Jon Christensen, drums.

Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, July, 1982

U Dunaje U PrespurkaECM (G) ECM 1242
Tess-
Carry On, No. 1-
Paragraph Jay-
Only One-
Windfall-

* ECM (G) ECM 1242   Miroslav Vitous - Journey's End   1983
= ECM (G) ECM 1242 (CD)   -

Pat Metheny Group

Lyle Mays, piano, synthesizer, organ, autoharp, Synclavier; Pat Metheny, guitar, guitar synthesizer; Steve Rodby, acoustic, electric bass, bass synthesizer; Dan Gottlieb, drums; Nana Vasconcelos, percussion, voice, berimbau.

live in Dallas, TX, Philadelphia, PA, Sacramento, CA and Nacogdoches, TX, July, October and November, 1982

Are You Going With MeECM (G) ECM 1252/53, :rarum 8009
The Fields, The SkyECM (G) ECM 1252/53
Goodbye-
Phase Dance-
Straight On Red-
Farmer's TrustECM (G) ECM 1252/53, 837 272-1

same session.

ExtraditionECM (G) ECM 1252/53
Goin' Ahead; As Falls Wichita, So Falls Wichita Falls-
TravelsECM (G) ECM 1252/53, 823 270-1
Song For BilbaoECM (G) ECM 1252/53
San Lorenzo-

* ECM (G) ECM 1252/53   Pat Metheny Group - Travels   1983
= ECM (G) ECM 1252/53 (CD)   -
* ECM (G) 837 272-1   Pat Metheny - Works II   1988
= ECM (G) 837 272-2   -
* ECM (G) 823 270-1   Pat Metheny - Works   1984
= ECM (G) 823 270-2   -
* ECM (G) :rarum 8009   Pat Metheny - Selected Recordings   2004

Bill Frisell Duo/Solo

Bill Frisell, electric, acoustic guitar; Arild Andersen, bass #1,4,6,8,9.

Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, August, 1982

1.StartECM (G) ECM 1241
2.ThroughoutECM (G) ECM 1241, 837 273-1
3.Two ArmsECM (G) ECM 1241
4.ShortsECM (G) ECM 1241, :rarum 8019
5.Smile On YouECM (G) ECM 1241
6.The BeachECM (G) ECM 1241, 837 273-1
7.In LineECM (G) ECM 1241, :rarum 8005
8.ThreeECM (G) ECM 1241
9.Godson Song-

* ECM (G) ECM 1241   Bill Frisell - In Line   1983
= ECM (G) ECM 1241 (CD)   -
* ECM (G) 837 273-1   Bill Frisell - Works   1988
= ECM (G) 837 273-2   -
* ECM (G) :rarum 8019   Arild Andersen - Selected Recordings   2004
* ECM (G) :rarum 8005   Bill Frisell - Selected Recordings   2002

Michael Fahres

Polo De Haas, piano; Paul Godschalk, Hans Stibbe, live electronics; Michael Fahres, composer.

Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, August, 1982

Piano (Solo Piano And Live Electronics)ECM New Series (G) ECM 1281

Gyde Knebusch, harp; Paul Godschalk, live electronics; Michael Fahres, composer.

Harfe (Solo Harp And Live Electronics)-

* ECM New Series (G) ECM 1281   Michael Fahres - Piano. Harfe   1985

Codona

Don Cherry, trumpet, organ, doussn'gouni, voice; Collin Walcott, sitar, hammered dulcimer, sanza, tabla, voice; Nana Vasconcelos, berimbau, percussion, voice.

Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, September, 1982

GoshakabuchiECM (G) ECM 1243
Hey Da Ba DoomECM (G) ECM 1243, 837 276-1
Travel By Night-
Lullaby-
Trayra BoiaECM (G) ECM 1243
Clicky Clacky-
Inner Organs-

* ECM (G) ECM 1243   Collin Walcott, Don Cherry, Nana Vasconcelos - Codona 3   1983
= ECM (G) ECM 1243 (CD)   -
= ECM (G) ECM 2033-35   Don Cherry, Nana Vasconcelos, Collin Walcott - The Codona Trilogy   2008
* ECM (G) 837 276-1   Collin Walcott - Works   1988
= ECM (G) 837 276-2   -

Jack DeJohnette's Special Edition

Baikida Carroll, trumpet; John Purcell, alto flute, alto sax; Chico Freeman, bass clarinet, tenor sax; Rufus Reid, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums.

The Power Station, NYC, September, 1982

StarburstECM (G) ECM 1244

John Purcell, flute, reeds; Chico Freeman, soprano sax; Rufus Reid, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums, piano.

Ebony-

Baikida Carroll, trumpet; John Purcell, piccolo, alto clarinet, alto sax; Chico Freeman, soprano sax, bass clarinet; Jack DeJohnette, drums.

The Islands-

Baikida Carroll, trumpet; John Purcell, alto, baritone sax, flute; Chico Freeman, tenor sax; Rufus Reid, electric bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums, Clavinet, vocal.

Inflation Blues-

Baikida Carroll, trumpet; Chico Freeman, bass clarinet; John Purcell, baritone sax; Rufus Reid, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums.

Slowdown-

* ECM (G) ECM 1244   Jack DeJohnette's Special Edition - Inflation Blues   1983
= ECM (G) ECM 2296-99   Jack DeJohnette - Special Edition   2012

Harald Weiss

Harald Weiss, percussion, voice.

Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, September, 1982

Trommelgefluster, Part 1ECM (G) ECM 1249
Trommelgefluster, Part 2-

* ECM (G) ECM 1249   Harald Weiss - Trommelgefluster   1983
= ECM New Series (G) ECM 1249 (CD)   -

Chick Corea - Gary Burton Sextet

Ikwhan Bae, 1st violin; Carol Shive, 2nd violin; Karen Dreyfus, viola; Fred Sherry, cello; Gary Burton, vibraharp; Chick Corea, piano.

Mad Hatter Studios, Los Angeles, CA, September, 1982

Part 1 - OvertureECM (G) ECM 1260
Part 2 - Waltz-
Part 3 - Sketch (For Thelonious Monk)-
Part 4 - Roller Coaster-
Part 5 - BrasiliaECM (G) ECM 1260, 825 426-1
Part 6 - DreamECM (G) ECM 1260
Part 7 - Finale-

* ECM (G) ECM 1260   Chick Corea, Gary Burton - Lyric Suite For Sextet   1983
= ECM (G) ECM 1260 (CD)   -
* ECM (G) 825 426-1   Chick Corea - Works   1985
= ECM (G) 825 426-2   -

Michael Galasso Solo

Michael Galasso, violin.

Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, October, 1982

Scene IECM (G) ECM 1245
Scene II-
Scene III-
Scene IV-
Scene V-
Scene VI-
Scene VII-
Scene VIII-
Scene IX-

* ECM (G) ECM 1245   Michael Galasso - Scenes   1983
= ECM (G) ECM 1245 (CD)   -

David Holland Solo

David Holland, cello.

Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, November, 1982

Life Cycle: InceptionECM (G) ECM 1238, :rarum 8010
Life Cycle: DiscoveryECM (G) ECM 1238
Life Cycle: Longing-
Life Cycle: Search-
Life Cycle: Resolution-
Sonnet-
Rune-
Troubadour Tale-
Grapevine-
Morning Song-
Chanson Pour La Nuit-

* ECM (G) ECM 1238   David Holland - Life Cycle   1983
= ECM (G) ECM 1238 (CD)   -
* ECM (G) :rarum 8010   Dave Holland - Selected Recordings   2004

Charlie Haden Liberation Music Orchestra

Don Cherry, pocket trumpet; Michael Mantler, trumpet; Gary Valente, trombone; Sharon Freeman, French horn; Jack Jeffers, tuba; Steve Slagle, alto, soprano sax, clarinet, flute; Dewey Redman, tenor sax; Jim Pepper, tenor, soprano sax, flute; Carla Bley, piano, glockenspiel, arranger; Mick Goodrick, guitar; Charlie Haden, bass; Paul Motian, drums, percussion.

Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, November, 1982

Els SegadorsECM (G) ECM 1248, 831 623-2
The Ballad Of The FallenECM (G) ECM 1248
If You Want To Write Me-
Grandola Vila Morena-
Introduction To The People-
The People United Will Never Be Defeated-
SilenceECM (G) ECM 1248, :rarum 8015
Too LateECM (G) ECM 1248
La Pasionaria-
La Santa Espina-

* ECM (G) ECM 1248   Charlie Haden, Carla Bley - The Ballad Of The Fallen   1983
= ECM (G) ECM 1248 (CD)   -
* ECM (G) 831 623-2   Various Artists - ECM Spectrum Vol. 1   1987
* ECM (G) :rarum 8015   Carla Bley - Selected Recordings   2004

Dino Saluzzi Solo

Dino Saluzzi, bandoneon, voice, percussion, flute.

Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, November, 1982

Kultrum PampaECM (G) ECM 1251
Gabriel Kondor-
Agua De Paz-
Pajaros Y Ceibos-
Ritmo Arauca-
El Rio Y El Abuelo-
Pasos Que Quedan-
Por El Sol Y Por La Lluvia-

* ECM (G) ECM 1251   Dino Saluzzi - Kultrum   1983
= ECM (G) ECM 1251 (CD)   -

Ralph Towner Solo

Ralph Towner, 12-string guitar, classical guitar, piano, Prophet-5 synthesizer, French horn, cornet, percussion.

Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, December, 1982

Blue SunECM (G) ECM 1250, 823 268-1
The Prince And The Sage-
C.T. KangarooECM (G) ECM 1250
Mevlana Etude-
Wedding Of The Streams-
Shadow Fountain-
Rumours Of Rain-

* ECM (G) ECM 1250   Ralph Towner - Blue Sun   1983
= ECM (G) ECM 1250 (CD)   -
* ECM (G) 823 268-1   Ralph Towner - Works   1984
= ECM (G) 823 268-2   -

John Surman Trio

John Surman, baritone, soprano sax, bass clarinet, recorder, piano, synthesizer, voice; Pierre Favre, drums; Karin Krog, voice, Oberheim ring modulator, tambura.

Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, December, 1982

Saturday NightECM (G) ECM 1254
Sunday Morning-
My Friend-
Seaside Postcard 1951-
On The Wing Again-
From Expressions-
Mother Of Light; Persepolis-

* ECM (G) ECM 1254   John Surman - Such Winters Of Memory   1983
= ECM (G) ECM 1254 (CD)   -