Paul Motian and the Electric Bebop Band

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Paul Motian and the Electric Bebop Band
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Studio album by Paul Motian
Released February 25, 1993
Recorded April 1992
Genre Jazz
Length 48:23
Label JMT
Producer Stefan F. Winter
Paul Motian chronology
On Broadway Volume 3
Paul Motian and the Electric Bebop Band

Paul Motian and the Electric Bebop Band is an album of bebop jazz standards by Paul Motian originally released on the German JMT label. Recorded in 1992, it was released in 1993 and features performances by Motian with Joshua Redman, Brad Schoeppach, Kurt Rosenwinkel and Stomu Takeishi. The album was rereleased on the Winter & Winter label in 2004.[1]


The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4 stars stating "these versions are often a bit outside, a touch rock-ish, and quite unpredictable".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Shaw-Nuff" (Ray Brown, Gil Fuller, Dizzy Gillespie) - 6:05
  2. "I Waited for You" (Fuller, Gillespie) - 5:20
  3. "Dance of the Infidels" (Bud Powell) - 4:08
  4. "Darn That Dream" (Jimmy Van Heusen, Eddie DeLange) - 3:58
  5. "Hot House" (Tadd Dameron) - 6:53
  6. "Dizzy Atmosphere" (Gillespie) - 2:47
  7. "Scrapple from the Apple" (Charlie Parker) - 5:07
  8. "Scrapple from the Apple" (Parker) - 5:01
  9. "Monk's Dream" (Thelonious Monk) - 6:07
  10. "52nd Street Theme" (Monk) - 3:36
  • Recorded at the Power Station in New York City in April 1992



  1. ^ Winter & Winter catalogue accessed August 9, 2011
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed August 5, 2011