Left to right: Masabumi Kikuchi, Thomas Morgan, Paul Motian. John Rogers hide caption

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Anti-Virtuoso Piano, Delicate And Despoiled

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Paul Motian sometimes traces a thin watercolor line of rhythm through the heart of a performance, as if he could only play his drums one at a time. courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Paul Motian: Two From An Anti-Drummer

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