|Mr. Motian also played for Thelonious Monk and Keith Jarrett. (claire stefani/washington post)|
Paul Motian, 80; inventive drummer played on classic records by Bill Evans
By Matt Schudel Washington Post / November 24, 2011
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WASHINGTON - Paul Motian - whose subdued, shape-shifting drumming with pianist Bill Evans and other musicians influenced generations of jazz drummers - died Tuesday at a hospital in New York. He was 80.
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