ECM Records Discography: 1985-1986

1985

Keith Jarrett -- Barber / Bartok / Jarrett

Keith Jarrett (piano) New Japan Philharmonic Orchestra, Kazuyoshi Akiyama (conductor) Bela Bartok (composer)
Gotanda U-Port Kan'i Hoken Hall, Tokyo, Japan, January 30, 1985
Piano Concerto No. 3 Sz. 119: I. AllegrettoECM New Series (G) ECM 2445
Piano Concerto No. 3 Sz. 119: II. Adagio Religioso-
Piano Concerto No. 3 Sz. 119: III. Allegro Vivace-
Keith Jarrett (piano) Keith Jarrett (composer)
Tokyo Encore - Nothing But A Dream-
* ECM New Series (G) ECM 2445   Keith Jarrett -- Barber / Bartok / Jarrett

Stephan Micus

Stephan Micus (10-string guitar, 2 shakuhachi, 4 shakuhachi)
Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, January, 1985
East Of The NightJAPO (G) JAPO 60041
Stephan Micus (14-string guitar)
For Nobuko-
* JAPO (G) JAPO 60041; ECM (G) ECM 3641   Stephan Micus - East Of The Night

Standards

Keith Jarrett (piano) Gary Peacock (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
live in Tokyo, Japan, February 15, 1985
I Wish I KnewVideoArts Music (J) VABZ-5005
If I Should Lose You-
Late Lament-
Rider-
It's Easy To Remember-
So Tender-
Prism-
Stella By Starlight-
God Bless The Child-
Delaunay's Dilemma-
* VideoArts Music (J) VABZ-5005, VABZ-1317   Keith Jarrett, Gary Peacock, Jack DeJohnette - Standards (Kanzenban)
= ECM (G) DVD 5502/03   Keith Jarrett, Gary Peacock, Jack DeJohnette - Standards I/II - Tokyo 1985 And 1986

Lester Bowie's Brass Fantasy

Lester Bowie, Bruce Purse, Malachi Thompson (trumpet) Stanton Davis (trumpet, flugelhorn) Craig Harris, Steve Turre (trombone) Vincent Chancey (French horn) Bob Stewart (tuba) Phillip Wilson (drums)
Rawlston Recording Studios, Brooklyn, NY, February, 1985
I Only Have Eyes For YouECM (G) ECM 1296
Think-
Lament (Dedicated To Dr. Ray Copeland)-
Coming Back, Jamaica-
Nonet-
When The Spirit ReturnsECM (G) ECM 1296, ECM 2741
* ECM (G) ECM 1296, ECM 1296 (CD)   Lester Bowie's Brass Fantasy - I Only Have Eyes For You
* ECM (G) ECM 2741, ECM 2742   Lester Bowie - Works

Shankar - Caroline Quintet

Gilbert Kaufman (synthesizer) Steve Vai (guitar) Percy Jones (bass) Shankar (vocals, 10-string double violin, synthesizer, drum machine) Caroline (vocals, synthesizer, tambura)
Stickwork Studios, NYC, February, 1985
Never Take No For An AnswerECM (G) ECM 1308
What Would I Do Without You-
Situations-
You Don't Love Me Anymore-
You Can Be Anything-
No Cure-
Don't I Know You-
Give An Inch-
Full Moon-
* ECM (G) ECM 1308, ECM 1308 (CD)   Shankar, Caroline - The Epidemics

Azimuth

Kenny Wheeler (trumpet, flugelhorn) John Taylor (piano, organ) Norma Winstone (vocals)
Rainbow Studio, Oslo, Norway, March, 1985
Adios IonyECM (G) ECM 1298
Dream / Lost Song-
Who Are You-
Breathtaking-
Potion 1-
February Daze-
Til Bakebiikk-
Potion 2-
* ECM (G) ECM 1298, ECM 1298 (CD)   Azimuth '85

Michael Mantler With Don Preston

Michael Mantler (trumpet, composer) Don Preston (Yamaha DX7, Syntauri alphaSyntauri, KORG POLY-61, KORG POLY-800, KORG DW-6000, LinnDrum) + Carla Bley (third ear)
Grog Kill Studio, Willow, NY, March-July, 1985
Alien - Part 1WATT (G) WATT/15
Alien - Part 2-
Alien - Part 3-
Alien - Part 4-
Alien - Part 1 (Excerpt)ECM (G) ECM 1813
* WATT (G) WATT/15, WATT/15 (CD)   Michael Mantler With Don Preston - Alien
* ECM (G) ECM 1813   Michael Mantler - Review (1968-2000)

Marc Johnson Quartet

John Scofield (guitar) Bill Frisell (guitar, guitar synthesizer) Marc Johnson (bass) Peter Erskine (drums)
The Power Station, NYC, May, 1985
Samurai Hee-HawECM (G) ECM 1299
Resolution-
Black Is The Color Of My True Love's HairECM (G) ECM 1299, ECM 2731
Bass DesiresECM (G) ECM 1299
A Wishing Doll-
Mojo Highway-
Thanks Again-
* ECM (G) ECM 1299, ECM 1299 (CD)   Marc Johnson - Bass Desires
* ECM (G) ECM 2731, ECM 2732   Bill Frisell - Works

Terje Rypdal And The Chasers

Terje Rypdal (electric guitar -1/6,8, electric guitar, keyboards -7) Bjorn Kjellemyr (acoustic, electric bass) Audun Kleive (drums, percussion)
Rainbow Studio, Oslo, Norway, May, 1985
1.AmbiguityECM (G) ECM 1303
2.Once Upon A Time-
3.Geysir-
4.A Closer Look-
5.OrnenECM (G) ECM 1303, :rarum 8007
6.Chaser-
7.Transition-
8.Imagi (Theme)ECM (G) ECM 1303
* ECM (G) ECM 1303, ECM 1303 (CD)   Terje Rypdal - Chaser
* ECM (G) :rarum 8007   Terje Rypdal - Selected Recordings

Ralph Towner - Gary Burton Duo

Gary Burton (vibes, marimba) Ralph Towner (classical guitar, 12-string guitar)
Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, May, 1985
MaelstromECM (G) ECM 1306
Vessel-
Around The Bend-
Blue In Green-
Beneath An Evening Sky-
The Donkey Jamboree-
Continental Breakfast-
Charlotte's Tangle-
Innocenti-
* ECM (G) ECM 1306, ECM 1306 (CD)   Ralph Towner, Gary Burton - Slide Show

Keith Jarrett Solo

Keith Jarrett (Pakistani flute, tabla, South American shakers, sopranino, soprano, alto, tenor, bass recorder, great bass recorder, Vermont "folk" alto flute, voice, soprano sax, piano, guitar, miniature glockenspiel, small tambourine, African double cowbell, naz)
Cavelight Studio, Oxford, NJ, May-July, 1985
Spirits, Vol. 1: Spirits 1ECM (G) ECM 1333/34
Spirits, Vol. 1: Spirits 2ECM (G) ECM 1333/34, :rarum 8001
Spirits, Vol. 1: Spirits 3ECM (G) ECM 1333/34
Spirits, Vol. 1: Spirits 4-
Spirits, Vol. 1: Spirits 5-
Spirits, Vol. 1: Spirits 6-
Spirits, Vol. 1: Spirits 7-
Spirits, Vol. 1: Spirits 8-
Spirits, Vol. 1: Spirits 9-
Spirits, Vol. 1: Spirits 10-
Spirits, Vol. 1: Spirits 11-
Spirits, Vol. 1: Spirits 12-
same session
Spirits, Vol. 2: Spirits 13ECM (G) ECM 1333/34, :rarum 8001
Spirits, Vol. 2: Spirits 14ECM (G) ECM 1333/34
Spirits, Vol. 2: Spirits 15-
Spirits, Vol. 2: Spirits 16ECM (G) ECM 1333/34, :rarum 8001
Spirits, Vol. 2: Spirits 17ECM (G) ECM 1333/34
Spirits, Vol. 2: Spirits 18-
Spirits, Vol. 2: Spirits 19-
Spirits, Vol. 2: Spirits 20ECM (G) ECM 1333/34, :rarum 8001
Spirits, Vol. 2: Spirits 21ECM (G) ECM 1333/34
Spirits, Vol. 2: Spirits 22-
Spirits, Vol. 2: Spirits 23-
Spirits, Vol. 2: Spirits 24-
Spirits, Vol. 2: Spirits 25ECM (G) ECM 1333/34, :rarum 8001
Spirits, Vol. 2: Spirits 26ECM (G) ECM 1333/34
* ECM (G) ECM 1333/34, ECM 1333/34 (CD)   Keith Jarrett - Spirits
* ECM (G) :rarum 8001   Keith Jarrett - Selected Recordings

Standards

Keith Jarrett (piano) Gary Peacock (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
"Palais Des Congres", Paris, France, July 2, 1985
Stella By StarlightECM (G) ECM 1317
The Wrong Blues-
Falling In Love With Love-
Too Young To Go Steady-
The Way You Look Tonight-
The Old Country-
* ECM (G) ECM 1317, ECM 1317 (CD)   Keith Jarrett, Gary Peacock, Jack DeJohnette - Standards Live

First House

Ken Stubbs (alto, soprano sax) Django Bates (piano) Mick Hutton (bass) Martin France (drums, percussion)
Rainbow Studio, Oslo, Norway, July, 1985
A Day AwayECM (G) ECM 1307
Innocent Erendira-
The Journeyers To The East-
Bracondale-
Grammenos-
Stranger Than Paradise-
Bridge Call-
Doubt / Further Away-
* ECM (G) ECM 1307, ECM 1307 (CD)   First House - Erendira

Dino Saluzzi Quartet

Palle Mikkelborg (trumpet, flugelhorn) Dino Saluzzi (bandoneon) Charlie Haden (bass) Pierre Favre (percussion)
Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, July, 1985
Jose, Valeria And MatiasECM (G) ECM 1309
And The Father Said ... (Intermediate)-
The Revelation (Ritual)-
Silence-
... And He Loved His Brother, Till The End-
Far Away In The South ...-
We Are The Children-
* ECM (G) ECM 1309, ECM 1309 (CD)   Dino Saluzzi - Once Upon A Time - Far Away In The South

Franz Schubert -- Valery Afanassiev / Edition Lockenhaus, Vol. 3

Valery Afanassiev (piano) Franz Schubert (composer)
"Lockenhaus Festival", Lockenhaus, Burgenland, Austria, July, 1985
Sonate B-Dur Op. Posth. D 960: Molto ModeratoECM New Series (G) ECM 1328
Sonate B-Dur Op. Posth. D 960: Andante Sostenuto-
Sonate B-Dur Op. Posth. D 960: Scherzo: Allegro Vivace Con Delicatezza - Trio-
Sonate B-Dur Op. Posth. D 960: Allegro, Ma Non Troppo-
* ECM New Series (G) ECM 1328, ECM 1328 (CD)   Gidon Kremer - Edition Lockenhaus, Vol. 3
= ECM New Series (G) ECM 1682   Franz Schubert - Sonate B-Dur, D 960 -- Valery Afanassiev

Masqualero

Nils Petter Molvaer (trumpet) Tore Brunborg (tenor, soprano sax) Jon Balke (acoustic, electric piano, DX7 synthesizer) Arild Andersen (acoustic, electric bass) Jon Christensen (drums, percussion)
Rainbow Studio, Oslo, Norway, August & December, 1985
3 For 5ECM (G) ECM 1319
Natt-
Sort Of-
VaniljeECM (G) ECM 1319, :rarum 8019
BaliECM (G) ECM 1319
TutteECM (G) ECM 1319, :rarum 8020
No SoapECM (G) ECM 1319
Nyl-
* ECM (G) ECM 1319, ECM 1319 (CD)   Masqualero - Bande A Part
* ECM (G) :rarum 8019   Arild Andersen - Selected Recordings
* ECM (G) :rarum 8020   Jon Christensen - Selected Recordings

John Abercrombie Trio

John Abercrombie (guitar, guitar synthesizer) Marc Johnson (bass) Peter Erskine (drums)
Rainbow Studio, Oslo, Norway, September, 1985
ClintECM (G) ECM 1311
Alice In Wonderland-
Ralph's Piano Waltz-
Lisa-
Hippityville-
Killing Time-
Still-
* ECM (G) ECM 1311, ECM 1311 (CD)   John Abercrombie - Current Events

Miroslav Vitous Solo

Miroslav Vitous (bass)
Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, September, 1985
EpilogueECM (G) ECM 1312
Transformation-
Atlantis Suite: Emergence Of The Spirit / Matter And Spirit / The Choice / Destruction Into Energy-
Wheel Of Furtune (When Face Gets Pale)-
Regards To Gershwin's Honeyman-
Alice In Wonderland-
Morning Lake For Ever-
Variations On Spanish Themes-
* ECM (G) ECM 1312, ECM 1312 (CD)   Miroslav Vitous - Emergence

Heiner Goebbels

Walter Raffeiner (tenor) Heiner Muller, Jakob Rentdorff-Goebbels, Otto Sander, Angela Schanelec (voice) Heiner Muller (text) Heiner Goebbels (music) and others
West Germany, 1985;
West Germany, 1984;
F.T.F. and Unicorn Studios, Frankfurt/Main, West Germany, 1987-1988;
Unicorn Studio, Frankfurt/Main and Sudwestfunk, Baden-Baden, West Germany, 1989-1990
Die Befreiung Des Prometheus: Ein DiagrammECM (G) ECM 1452-54
Die Befreiung Des Prometheus: Der Adler-
Die Befreiung Des Prometheus: Herakles Singt Vom Massiv-
Die Befreiung Des Prometheus: Endlich Der Regen-
Die Befreiung Des Prometheus: Stunde Null - Heimweh Nach Der Fahrstuhl-
Die Befreiung Des Prometheus: Zeitwetterkotfleischmetallsteinrost-
Die Befreiung Des Prometheus: Die Ketten - Ein Ruckblende Auf Hephaistos-
Die Befreiung Des Prometheus: Der Abstieg Zu Den Menschen-
Die Befreiung Des Prometheus: Im Jubel Der Bevolkerung - Zugabe-
Heiner Muller (text) Heiner Goebbels (music)
Verkommenes Ufer: Verkommenes Ufer-
Peter Brotzmann (sax, tarogato) Heiner Goebbels (synthesizer, programs) Rene Lussier (guitar, dubbed vocals) Peter Hollinger (drums, darbouka) David Bennent (voice) Heiner Muller (text) Heiner Goebbels (music)
MAeLSTROMSUDPOL: Pym-
MAeLSTROMSUDPOL: Tsalal-
MAeLSTROMSUDPOL: Oh-
MAeLSTROMSUDPOL: Fff-
MAeLSTROMSUDPOL: Tekelili-
MAeLSTROMSUDPOL: Nunu-
MAeLSTROMSUDPOL: Keep The Dog-
Ernst Stotzner (performer) Megalomaniax (hardcore group) Heiner Muller (text) Heiner Goebbels (music)
Wolokolamsker Chaussee I-V: Wolokolamsker Chaussee I - Russiche Eroffnung-
same session
Wolokolamsker Chaussee I-V: Wolokolamsker Chaussee II - Wald Bei Moskau-
Kammerchor Horbach, Ernst Stotzner (performer) Johannes Eisenberg (conductor) Heiner Muller (text)
Wolokolamsker Chaussee I-V: Wolokolamsker Chaussee III - Das Duell-
Alexander Kluge, Ernst Stotzner (performer) Heiner Muller (text) Heiner Goebbels, Rene Lussier, Dmitri Shostakovich (music)
Wolokolamsker Chaussee I-V: Wolokolamsker Chaussee IV - Kentauren-
Ernst Stotzner (performer) We Wear The Crown (ensemble group) Heiner Muller (text) Heiner Goebbels (music)
Wolokolamsker Chaussee I-V: Wolokolamsker Chaussee V - Der Finding-
* ECM (G) ECM 1452-54   Heiner Goebbels - Horstucke

Gidon Kremer - Edition Lockenhaus IV / Edition Lockenhaus, Vol. 4 & 5

Yuzuko Horigome, Gidon Kremer (violin) Kim Kashkashian (viola) David Geringas (cello) Dmitri Shostakovich (composer)
"Lockenhaus Festival", Lockenhaus, Burgenland, Austria, 1985;
"Lockenhaus Festival", Lockenhaus, Burgenland, Austria, 1986
String Quartet No. 14 Op. 142: AllegrettoECM New Series (G) ECM 1347/48
String Quartet No. 14 Op. 142: Adagio-
String Quartet No. 14 Op. 142: Allegretto-
Gidon Kremer, Thomas Zehetmair (violin) Nobuko Imai (viola) Boris Pergamenschikow (cello) Dmitri Shostakovich (composer)
String Quartet No. 13 Op. 138 - Adagio - Doppio Movimento - Tempo Primo-
Annette Bik, Gidon Kremer (violin) Veronika Hagen (viola) Thomas Demenga (cello) Dmitri Shostakovich (composer)
Two Movements For String Quartet: Adagio - After The Aria Of Katerina From The Third Scene Of The Opera "Lady Macbeth Of The Mtsensk District" Op. 29 / Allegretto - After The Polka From The Ballet "The Golden Age" Op. 22-
* ECM New Series (G) ECM 1347/48, ECM 1347/48 (CD)   Gidon Kremer - Edition Lockenhaus, Vol. 4 & 5
= ECM New Series (G) ECM 2190-94   Gidon Kremer - Edition Lockenhaus

Gidon Kremer - Edition Lockenhaus V / Edition Lockenhaus, Vol. 4 & 5

Philip Hirschhorn, Gidon Kremer (violin) Nobuko Imai, Kim Kashkashian (viola) Julius Berger, David Geringas (cello) Erwin Schulhoff (composer)
"Lockenhaus Festival", Lockenhaus, Burgenland, Austria, 1985;
"Lockenhaus Festival", Lockenhaus, Burgenland, Austria, 1986
Sextet Op. 45: Allegro RisolutoECM New Series (G) ECM 1347/48
Sextet Op. 45: Tranquillo (Andante)-
Sextet Op. 45: Burleska. Allegro Molto Con Spirito-
Sextet Op. 45: Molto Adagio-
Philip Hirschhorn (violin) David Geringas (cello) Erwin Schulhoff (composer)
Duo For Violin And Cello - Moderato - Zingaresca. Allegro Giocoso - Andantino - Moderato. Presto Fanatico-
James Tocco (piano) Erwin Schulhoff (composer)
Cinq Etudes De Jazz Op. 58 - Charleston - Blues - Chanson - Tango - Toccata Sur Le Shimmy "Kitten On The Keys"-
* ECM New Series (G) ECM 1347/48, ECM 1347/48 (CD)   Gidon Kremer - Edition Lockenhaus, Vol. 4 & 5
= ECM New Series (G) ECM 2190-94   Gidon Kremer - Edition Lockenhaus

Steve Tibbetts Quartet

Steve Tibbetts (guitar, kalimba, tapes) Bob Hughes (bass) Marc Anderson (congas, steel drums, percussion, berimbau) Marcus Wise (tabla) Bruce Henry, Jan Reimer, Claudia Schmidt (voice)
St. Paul, MN, 1985-1986
Name EverythingECM (G) ECM 1335
Another Year-
A Clear Day And No Memories-
Your Cat-
Forget-
Drawing Down The Moon-
The X Festival-
Metal Summer-
Assembly Field-
* ECM (G) ECM 1335, ECM 1335 (CD)   Steve Tibbetts - Exploded View

Paul Hindemith -- Kim Kashkashian, Robert Levin

Kim Kashkashian (viola) Paul Hindemith (composer)
Kirche Seon, Switzerland And Karlshohe, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, 1985-1989;
Feste Burg Kirche, Frankfurt/Main, West Germany, 1986
Sonate Fur Viola Solo Op. 31 Nr. 4: Ausserst LebhaftECM New Series (G) ECM 1330-32
Sonate Fur Viola Solo Op. 31 Nr. 4: Lied - Ruhig, Mit Wenig Ausdruck-
Sonate Fur Viola Solo Op. 31 Nr. 4: Thema Mit Variationen: Schnelle Viertel - Langsam - Ziemlich Lebhaft-
Sonate Fur Viola Solo Op. 25 Nr. 1: Breit, Sehr Frisch Und Straff-
Sonate Fur Viola Solo Op. 25 Nr. 1: Sehr Langsam-
Sonate Fur Viola Solo Op. 25 Nr. 1: Rasendes Zeitmass. Wild. Tonschonheit Ist Nebensache-
Sonate Fur Viola Solo Op. 25 Nr. 1: Langsam, Mit Viel Ausdruck-
same session
Sonate Fur Viola Solo: Lebhafte Halbe-
Sonate Fur Viola Solo: Langsame Viertel - Lebhaft (Pizzicato)-
Sonate Fur Viola Solo: Massig Schnelle Viertel-
Sonate Fur Viola Solo Op. 11 Nr. 5: Lebhaft, Aber Nicht Geeilt-
Sonate Fur Viola Solo Op. 11 Nr. 5: Massig Schnell, Mit Viel Warme Vorgetragen-
Sonate Fur Viola Solo Op. 11 Nr. 5: Scherzo-
Sonate Fur Viola Solo Op. 11 Nr. 5: In Form Und Zeitmass Einer PassacagliaECM New Series (G) ECM 1330-32, ECM 1405
Kim Kashkashian (viola) Robert Levin (piano) Paul Hindemith (composer)
Sonate Fur Viola Und Piano Op. 11 Nr. 4: PhantasieECM New Series (G) ECM 1330-32
Sonate Fur Viola Und Piano Op. 11 Nr. 4: Thema Mit Variationen-
Sonate Fur Viola Und Piano Op. 11 Nr. 4: Finale Mit Variationen-
Sonate Fur Viola Und Piano Op. 25 Nr. 4: Sehr Lebhaft, Markiert Und Kraftvoll-
Sonate Fur Viola Und Piano Op. 25 Nr. 4: Sehr Langsame Viertel-
Sonate Fur Viola Und Piano Op. 25 Nr. 4: Finale, Lebhafte Viertel-
Sonate Fur Viola Und Piano: Breit, Mit Kraft-
Sonate Fur Viola Und Piano: Sehr Lebhaft-
Sonate Fur Viola Und Piano: Phantasie-
Sonate Fur Viola Und Piano: Finale-
* ECM New Series (G) ECM 1330-32, ECM 1330-32 (CD)   Paul Hindemith - Sonatas For Viola/Piano And Viola Alone -- Kim Kashkashian, Robert Levin
* ECM New Series (G) ECM 1405   Various Artists - ECM New Series

1986

Stephan Micus

Stephan Micus (voice, 6 hammered dulcimer, nay)
Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, January, 1986
Part IECM (G) ECM 1318
Stephan Micus (4 sho, shakuhachi, Bavarian zither, 2 hammered dulcimer)
Part II-
Stephan Micus (3 hammered dulcimer, shakuhachi)
Part III-
Stephan Micus (sho)
Part IV-
* ECM (G) ECM 1318, ECM 1318 (CD)   Stephan Micus - Ocean

Paul Bley Quartet

John Surman (soprano, baritone sax, bass clarinet) Paul Bley (piano) Bill Frisell (guitar) Paul Motian (drums)
Rainbow Studio, Oslo, Norway, January, 1986
MemoriesECM (G) ECM 1320
Monica JaneECM (G) ECM 1320, ECM 2731
Line DownECM (G) ECM 1320
Seven-
CloserECM (G) ECM 1320, :rarum 8005
Once Around The ParkECM (G) ECM 1320
Hand Dance-
For The Love Of Sarah-
Nothing Ever Was, Anyway-
* ECM (G) ECM 1320, ECM 1320 (CD)   Paul Bley - Fragments
* ECM (G) ECM 2731, ECM 2732   Bill Frisell - Works
* ECM (G) :rarum 8005   Bill Frisell - Selected Recordings

Gavin Bryars -- Arditti String Quartet, Pascal Pongy, Charles Fullbrook

Pascal Pongy (French horn) Gavin Bryars (plate gongs, bowed glockenspiel, bowed crotales) Charles Fullbrook (tuned gongs) Gavin Bryars (composer)
Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, February, 1986
Prologue (1986)ECM New Series (G) ECM 1323
Arditti String Quartet: Alexander Balanescu, Irvine Arditti (violin) Levine Andrade (viola) Rohan De Saram (cello) Gavin Bryars (composer)
String Quartet No. 1 (1985) ("Between The National And The Bristol")-
Pascal Pongy (French horn) Charles Fullbrook (tuned gongs, glockenspiel, crotales, marimba, tubular bells, plate gongs, tam-tam, cymbals, wind chimes, sleigh bells, mark-tree, bell tree, roto-tom) Gavin Bryars (composer)
First Viennese Dance (1985-1986) ("M.H.")-
Pascal Pongy (French horn) Gavin Bryars (plate gongs, bowed glockenspiel, bowed crotales) Charles Fullbrook (tuned gongs) Gavin Bryars (composer)
Epilogue (1986)-
* ECM New Series (G) ECM 1323, ECM 1323 (CD)   Gavin Bryars - Three Viennese Dancers -- Arditti String Quartet, Pascal Pongy, Charles Fullbrook

Ralph Towner Quintet

Markus Stockhausen (piccolo trumpet) Paul McCandless (oboe) Ralph Towner (piano, synthesizer) Gary Peacock (bass) Jerry Granelli (drums, electronic drums)
The Power Station, NYC, February, 1986
CascadesECM (G) ECM 1388
Ralph Towner (classical guitar) Gary Peacock (bass)
Les Douzilles-
Markus Stockhausen (flugelhorn) Paul McCandless (English horn) Ralph Towner (12-string guitar) Gary Peacock (bass) Jerry Granelli (drums, electronic drums)
City Of Eyes-
Ralph Towner (12-string guitar, piano, synthesizer) Gary Peacock (bass) Jerry Granelli (drums)
Far Cry-
Ralph Towner (classical guitar) Gary Peacock (bass) Jerry Granelli (drums)
Sustained Release-
Markus Stockhausen (trumpet) Paul McCandless (English horn) Ralph Towner (12-string guitar) Gary Peacock (bass) Jerry Granelli (drums, electronic drums)
Tundra-
* ECM (G) ECM 1388, ECM 1388 (CD)   Ralph Towner - City Of Eyes

David Torn

Mark Isham (trumpet, piccolo trumpet, flugelhorn, synthesizer) David Torn (electric, acoustic guitar) Tony Levin (Chapman Stick, synthesizer bass) Bill Bruford (Simmons drums synthesizer drums, percussion)
Audio International, London, England, March, 1986
Suyafhu Skin... / Snapping The Hollow ReedECM (G) ECM 1322
The Mercury Grid-
3 Minutes Of Pure Entertainment-
Previous Man-
The Network Of Sparks: The Delicate Code-
The Network Of Sparks: Egg Learns To Walk / ...Suyafhu Seal-
* ECM (G) ECM 1322, ECM 1322 (CD)   David Torn - Cloud About Mercury

Lester Bowie Brass Fantasy

Lester Bowie, Stanton Davis, Rasul Siddik, Malachi Thompson (trumpet) Frank Lacy, Steve Turre (trombone) Vincent Chancey (French horn) Bob Stewart (tuba) Phillip Wilson (drums)
Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, March, 1986
The EmperorECM (G) ECM 1326
Saving All My Love For You-
B FunkECM (G) ECM 1326, ECM 2741
Blueberry HillECM (G) ECM 1326
Crazy-
Macho (Dedicated To Machito)-
No Shit-
Oh, What A Night-
* ECM (G) ECM 1326, ECM 1326 (CD)   Lester Bowie Brass Fantasy - Avant Pop
* ECM (G) ECM 2741, ECM 2742   Lester Bowie - Works

Arvo Part

Brass Ensemble Staatsorchester Stuttgart, Dennis Russell Davies (conductor) Arvo Part (composer)
Karlshohe, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, March & August, 1986;
St. John's Church, London, England, January, 1987
ArbosECM New Series (G) ECM 1325, ECM 1405
Arbos (same as above)ECM New Series (G) ECM 1325 (CD)
Christopher Bowers-Broadbent (organ) The Hilliard Ensemble: Lynne Dawson (soprano) David James (countertenor) John Potter (tenor) Paul Hillier (baritone) Arvo Part (composer)
An Den Wassern Zu BabelECM New Series (G) ECM 1325
Christopher Bowers-Broadbent (organ) Arvo Part (composer)
Pari Intervallo-
Christopher Bowers-Broadbent (organ) Albert Bowen (percussion) The Hilliard Ensemble: David James (countertenor) John Potter (tenor) Paul Hillier (baritone) David Bevan (bass) Arvo Part (composer)
De Profundis-
Gidon Kremer (violin) Vladimir Mendelssohn (viola) Susan Bickley (alto) Arvo Part (composer)
Es Sang Vor Langen JahrenECM New Series (G) ECM 1325, ECM 2454/55
The Hilliard Ensemble: Lynne Dawson (soprano) David James (countertenor) John Potter (tenor) Paul Hillier (baritone) Arvo Part (composer)
SummaECM New Series (G) ECM 1325
Gidon Kremer (violin) Vladimir Mendelssohn (viola) Thomas Demenga (cello) Lynne Dawson (soprano) David James (countertenor) Rogers Covey-Crump (tenor) Arvo Part (composer)
Stabat MaterECM New Series (G) ECM 1325, ECM 2454/55
* ECM New Series (G) ECM 1325, ECM 1325 (CD)   Arvo Part - Arbos
* ECM New Series (G) ECM 1405   Various Artists - ECM New Series
* ECM New Series (G) ECM 2454/55   Arvo Part - Musica Selecta

Gary Burton Quintet

Tommy Smith (sax) Gary Burton (vibes, marimba) Makoto Ozone (piano) Steve Swallow (bass) Martin Richards (drums)
Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, June, 1986
The Last ClownECM (G) ECM 1329
Yellow Fever-
Soulful Bliss-
La DivettaECM (G) ECM 1329, :rarum 8004
Cool TrainECM (G) ECM 1329
The Loop-
* ECM (G) ECM 1329, ECM 1329 (CD)   Gary Burton Quintet - Whiz Kids
* ECM (G) :rarum 8004   Gary Burton - Selected Recordings

Meredith Monk And Vocal Ensemble

Edmund Niemann (piano) Johanna Arnold, Robert Een, John Eppler, Ching Gonzalez, Andrea Goodman, Nicky Paraiso (voice) Naaz Hosseini (voice, violin) Nurit Tilles (voice, piano, keyboards, synthesizer) Meredith Monk (voice, piano, synthesizer) Wayne Hankin (voice, keyboards, bagpipes) Meredith Monk (composer)
Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, June, 1986;
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, January, 1987
Scared SongECM New Series (G) ECM 1336
I Don't Know-
Window In 7's-
Double Fiesta-
Do You BeECM New Series (G) ECM 1336, ECM 1405
Panda Chant IECM New Series (G) ECM 1336
Memory Song-
Panda Chant II-
Quarry Lullaby-
Shadow Song-
Astronaut Anthem-
Wheel-
* ECM New Series (G) ECM 1336, ECM 1336 (CD)   Meredith Monk - Do You Be
* ECM New Series (G) ECM 1405   Various Artists - ECM New Series

Edward Vesala

Esko Heikkinen (trumpet, piccolo trumpet) Tom Bildo (trombone, tuba) Jorma Tapio (alto sax, clarinet, bass clarinet, flute) Pentti Lahti (alto, baritone sax, flute) Kari Heinila (tenor, soprano sax, flute) Tapani Rinne (tenor, soprano sax, clarinet, bass clarinet) Taito Vainio (accordion) Iro Haarla (piano, harp) Raoul Bjorkenheim (guitar) Haka (bass) Edward Vesala (drums, percussion)
Finnvox Studios, Helsinki, Finland, June, 1986
The WindECM (G) ECM 1339
Frozen Melody-
Calypso Bulbosa-
Third Moon-
Lumi-
Camel Walk-
Fingo-
Early Messenger-
Together-
* ECM (G) ECM 1339, ECM 1339 (CD)   Edward Vesala - Lumi

Standards

Keith Jarrett (piano) Gary Peacock (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
"Klaviersommer 1986", "Philharmonic Hall", Munich, West Germany, July 13, 1986
My Funny ValentineECM (G) ECM 1360/61
Autumn Leaves-
When I Fall In Love-
The Song Is You-
same session
Come Rain Or Come Shine-
Late Lament-
You And The Night And The Music-
Extension-
Intro-
Someday My Prince Will Come-
Billie's BounceECM (G) ECM 1360/61 (CD)
I Remember CliffordECM (G) ECM 1360/61
* ECM (G) ECM 1360/61, ECM 1360/61 (CD)   Keith Jarrett, Gary Peacock, Jack DeJohnette - Still Live

Norma Winstone

Tony Coe (clarinet, tenor sax) John Taylor (piano) Norma Winstone (voice)
Rainbow Studio, Oslo, Norway, July, 1986
CafeECM (G) ECM 1337
Somewhere Called Home-
Sea Lady-
Sometime Ago-
Prologue-
Celeste-
Hi Lili Hi Lo-
Out Of This World-
Tea For Two-
* ECM (G) ECM 1337, ECM 1337 (CD)   Norma Winstone - Somewhere Called Home

Keith Jarrett

Keith Jarrett (clavichord)
Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, July, 1986
Book Of Ways, Vol. 1: Book Of Ways 1ECM (G) ECM 1344/45
Book Of Ways, Vol. 1: Book Of Ways 2-
Book Of Ways, Vol. 1: Book Of Ways 3-
Book Of Ways, Vol. 1: Book Of Ways 4-
Book Of Ways, Vol. 1: Book Of Ways 5-
Book Of Ways, Vol. 1: Book Of Ways 6-
Book Of Ways, Vol. 1: Book Of Ways 7-
Book Of Ways, Vol. 1: Book Of Ways 8-
Book Of Ways, Vol. 1: Book Of Ways 9-
Book Of Ways, Vol. 1: Book Of Ways 10-
same session
Book Of Ways, Vol. 2: Book Of Ways 11-
Book Of Ways, Vol. 2: Book Of Ways 12ECM (G) ECM 1344/45, :rarum 8001
Book Of Ways, Vol. 2: Book Of Ways 13ECM (G) ECM 1344/45
Book Of Ways, Vol. 2: Book Of Ways 14ECM (G) ECM 1344/45, :rarum 8001
Book Of Ways, Vol. 2: Book Of Ways 15ECM (G) ECM 1344/45
Book Of Ways, Vol. 2: Book Of Ways 16-
Book Of Ways, Vol. 2: Book Of Ways 17-
Book Of Ways, Vol. 2: Book Of Ways 18ECM (G) ECM 1344/45, :rarum 8001
Book Of Ways, Vol. 2: Book Of Ways 19ECM (G) ECM 1344/45
* ECM (G) ECM 1344/45, ECM 1344/45 (CD)   Keith Jarrett - Book Of Ways
* ECM (G) :rarum 8001   Keith Jarrett - Selected Recordings

Jan Garbarek Solo

Jan Garbarek (composer)
Rainbow Studio, Oslo, Norway, August, 1986
1st PieceECM (G) ECM 1324
2nd Piece-
3rd PieceECM (G) ECM 1324, :rarum 8002
4th PieceECM (G) ECM 1324
5th Piece-
6th Piece-
* ECM (G) ECM 1324, ECM 1324 (CD)   Jan Garbarek - All Those Born With Wings
* ECM (G) :rarum 8002   Jan Garbarek - Selected Recordings

Thomas Demenga, Heinz Holliger, Catrin Demenga -- Heinz Holliger / Johann Sebastian Bach

Catrin Demenga (violin) Thomas Demenga (cello) Heinz Holliger (composer)
Kirche Blumenstein, Switzerland, September, 1986
Duo Fur Violine Und VioloncelloECM New Series (G) ECM 1340
Heinz Holliger (oboe) Heinz Holliger (composer)
Studie Uber Mehrklange Fur Oboe SoloECM New Series (G) ECM 1340, ECM 1405
Thomas Demenga (cello) Heinz Holliger (composer)
Trema Fur Violoncello SoloECM New Series (G) ECM 1340
Thomas Demenga (cello) Johann Sebastian Bach (composer)
Suite No. 4 In Es - Dur Fur Violoncello Solo (BWV 1010): Prelude-
Suite No. 4 In Es - Dur Fur Violoncello Solo (BWV 1010): Allemande-
Suite No. 4 In Es - Dur Fur Violoncello Solo (BWV 1010): Courante-
Suite No. 4 In Es - Dur Fur Violoncello Solo (BWV 1010): SarabandeECM New Series (G) ECM 1340, ECM 1405
Suite No. 4 In Es - Dur Fur Violoncello Solo (BWV 1010): Bourree 1 & 2ECM New Series (G) ECM 1340
Suite No. 4 In Es - Dur Fur Violoncello Solo (BWV 1010): Gigue-
* ECM New Series (G) ECM 1340, ECM 1340 (CD)   Thomas Demenga, Heinz Holliger, Catrin Demenga -- Heinz Holliger / Johann Sebastian Bach
* ECM New Series (G) ECM 1405   Various Artists - ECM New Series

Thomas Tallis -- The Hilliard Ensemble

The Hilliard Ensemble: David James (countertenor) Rogers Covey-Crump, John Potter (tenor) Paul Hillier (baritone) Michael George (bass) Thomas Tallis (composer)
All Hallows Church, London, England, September, 1986
The Lamentations Of Jeremiah: Incipit LamentatioECM New Series (G) ECM 1341, ECM 1405
The Lamentations Of Jeremiah: De LamentationeECM New Series (G) ECM 1341
Salvator Mundi-
O Sacrum Convivium-
Mass For Four Voices: Gloria-
Mass For Four Voices: Credo-
Mass For Four Voices: Sanctus-
Mass For Four Voices: Benedictus-
Mass For Four Voices: Angus Dei-
Absterge Domine-
* ECM New Series (G) ECM 1341, ECM 1341 (CD)   Thomas Tallis - The Lamentations Of Jeremiah -- The Hilliard Ensemble
* ECM New Series (G) ECM 1405   Various Artists - ECM New Series

Terje Rypdal With Orchestra

Terje Tonnesen (violin) Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, London, Christian Eggen (conductor) Terje Rypdal (composer)
St. Peter's Church, Morden, London, England, September, 1986
Undisonus Op. 23 (For Violin And Orchestra)ECM (G) ECM 1389
* ECM (G) ECM 1389, ECM 1389 (CD)   Terje Rypdal - Undisonus/Ineo

Standards

Keith Jarrett (piano) Gary Peacock (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
"Hitomi Memorial Hall", Tokyo, Japan, October 26, 1986
You Don't Know What Love IsVideoArts Music (J) VABZ-5006
With A Song In My Heart-
When You Wish Upon A Star-
All Of You-
Blame It On My Youth-
Love Letters-
Georgia On My Mind-
You And The Night And The Music-
When I Fall In Love-
On Green Dolphin Street-
Woody'n You-
Young And Foolish-
* VideoArts Music (J) VABZ-5006, VABZ-1316   Keith Jarrett, Gary Peacock, Jack DeJohnette - Standards II (Kanzenban)
= ECM (G) DVD 5502/03   Keith Jarrett, Gary Peacock, Jack DeJohnette - Standards I/II - Tokyo 1985 And 1986

Enrico Rava/Dino Saluzzi Quintet

Enrico Rava (trumpet) Dino Saluzzi (bandoneon) Harry Pepl (guitar) Furio Di Castri (bass) Bruce Ditmas (drums)
Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, October, 1986
Le But Du SouffleECM (G) ECM 1343
Minguito-
Luna-Volver-
Tiempos De Ausencias-
Ballantine For Valentine-
Visions-
* ECM (G) ECM 1343, ECM 1343 (CD)   Enrico Rava/Dino Saluzzi Quintet - Volver

Red Twist And Tuned Arrow

Stephan Wittwer (electric guitar, synthesizer, sequencer programs) Christy Doran (electric, acoustic guitar) Fredy Studer (drums, percussion)
Soundville Recording Studios, Lucerne, Switzerland, November, 1986
Canon CannonECM (G) ECM 1342
1374-
Quasar-
Belluard-
Backtalk-
Messing-
D.T.E.T.-
* ECM (G) ECM 1342, ECM 1342 (CD)   Christy Doran, Fredy Studer, Stephan Wittwer - Red Twist And Tuned Arrow

Terje Rypdal And The Chasers

Terje Rypdal (electric guitar, keyboards) Bjorn Kjellemyr (electric, acoustic bass) Audun Kleive (drums, percussion)
Rainbow Studio, Oslo, Norway, November, 1986
The CurseECM (G) ECM 1346, :rarum 8007
Kompet GarECM (G) ECM 1346
I Disremember Quite WellECM (G) ECM 1346, :rarum 8007
Og Hva Synes Vi On DetECM (G) ECM 1346
Last Nite-
Blue-
Tanga-
On Bare-
* ECM (G) ECM 1346, ECM 1346 (CD)   Terje Rypdal And The Chasers - Blue
* ECM (G) :rarum 8007   Terje Rypdal - Selected Recordings

Zakir Hussain Quartet

Hariprasad Chaurasia (flute) Jan Garbarek (tenor, soprano sax) John McLaughlin (acoustic guitar) Zakir Hussain (tabla, percussion, voice)
Rainbow Studio, Oslo, Norway, December, 1986
Making MusicECM (G) ECM 1349
Zakir-
Water Girl-
Toni-
Anisa-
Sunjog-
You And Me-
Sabah-
* ECM (G) ECM 1349, ECM 1349 (CD)   Zakir Hussain - Making Music

Carla Bley Sextet

Larry Willis (piano) Carla Bley (organ) Hiram Bullock (guitar) Steve Swallow (bass) Victor Lewis (drums) Don Alias (percussion) Carla Bley (composer, arranger) Michael Mantler (general coordinator)
Grog Kill Studio, Willow, NY, December, 1986 & January, 1987
More BrahmsWATT (G) WATT/17; ECM (G) :rarum 8015
Houses And PeopleWATT (G) WATT/17
The Girl Who Cried Champagne-
Brooklyn Bridge-
Lawns-
Healing Power-
* WATT (G) WATT/17, WATT/17 (CD)   Carla Bley - Sextet
* ECM (G) :rarum 8015   Carla Bley - Selected Recordings

Stephan Micus

Stephan Micus (shakuhachi) Elmar Daucher (resonating stone)
1986
The Music Of Stones: Part 1ECM (G) ECM 1384
Stephan Micus (resonating stone) Gunther Federer (resonating stone, 2nd voice)
The Music Of Stones: Part 2-
Stephan Micus (tin whistle, 3 stone chimes) Nobuko Micus (resonating stone)
The Music Of Stones: Part 3-
Stephan Micus (3 resonating stones)
The Music Of Stones: Part 4-
Stephan Micus (shakuhachi)
The Music Of Stones: Part 5-
Elmar Daucher, Gunther Federer, Nobuko Micus (resonating stone) Stephan Micus (resonating stone, voice)
The Music Of Stones: Part 6-
* ECM (G) ECM 1384, ECM 1384 (CD)   Stephan Micus - The Music Of Stones

Valentin Silvestrov

Ilya Scheps (piano) Sergey Yakovenko (baritone) Valentin Silvestrov (composer)
Moscow, USSR, 1986
I. Five Songs: Song Can Tend The Ailing Spirit (Baratynsky)Melodiya (USSR) dividend; ECM New Series (G) ECM 1898/99
I. Five Songs: There Were Some Storms And Blizzards (Baratynsky)-
I. Five Songs: La Belle Dame Sans Merci (Keats)-
I. Five Songs: O Melancholy Time (Pushkin)-
I. Five Songs: Farewell, O World, O Earth (Shevchenko)-
II. Eleven Songs: What Meaning Has My Name For You? (Pushkin)-
II. Eleven Songs: I Will Tell You With Unswerving Frankness (Mandelstam)-
II. Eleven Songs: I'm Drinking To Mary (Pushkin)-
II. Eleven Songs: Winter Journey (Pushkin)-
II. Eleven Songs: White, A Solitary Sail (Lermontov)-
II. Eleven Songs: I Met You (Tyutchev)-
II. Eleven Songs: The Isle (Shelley)-
Ilya Scheps (piano -1/12) Valentin Silvestrov (piano -13/16) Sergey Yakovenko (baritone) Valentin Silvestrov (composer)
1.II. Eleven Songs: Something Tender, Blue, Unspoken (Yesenin)-
2.II. Eleven Songs: Autumn Song (Yesenin)-
3.II. Eleven Songs: Swamps And Marshes (Yesenin)-
4.II. Eleven Songs: Winter Evening (Pushkin)-
5.III. Three Songs: When The Cornfield, Yellowing, Stirs-
6.III. Three Songs: I Set Out On The Road Alone-
7.III. Three Songs: Mountain Summits-
8.IV. Five Songs: Elegy. Verses Composed At Night, At A Time Of Insomnia (Pushkin)-
9.IV. Five Songs: Choral. A Vengeful God (Tyutchev)-
10.IV. Five Songs: Meditation. It's Time, My Friend, It's Time! (Pushkin)-
11.IV. Five Songs: Ode. Schubert On Water (Mandelstam)-
12.IV. Five Songs: Postludium. Those Sweet Companions (Zhukovsky)-
13.Four Songs: My Lashes Are Pricking-
14.Four Songs: I Don't Know When-
15.Four Songs: For The Thunderous Grandeur Of Ages To Come-
16.Four Songs: The Oaks Drink From A Cold Vessel-
* ECM New Series (G) ECM 1898/99   Valentin Silvestrov - Silent Songs
= ECM New Series (G) ECM 1898/99 (alt.)   Valentin Silvestrov - Stille Lieder

Keith Jarrett Solo

Keith Jarrett (electric guitar, Fender bass, drums, tabla, percussion, voice, recorder, piano)
Cavelight Studio, Oxford, NJ, 1986
IECM (G) ECM 2361/62
II-
III-
IV-
V-
VI-
VII-
VIII-
IX-
X-
same session
XI-
XII-
XIII-
XIV-
XV-
XVI-
XVII-
XVIII-
XIX-
XX-
* ECM (G) ECM 2361/62   Keith Jarrett - No End