Bob Moses
When Elephants Dream of Music
Produced by Bob Moses and
Pat Metheny
Recorded 11-12 April 1982 at Vanguard Studio, NYC
1983 Gramavision 79491 (CD)
1983 Gramavision GR8203 (LP)

Joe Bonadio (percussion), Marion Cowings (voice: 4,10), Ayieb Dieng (percussion), Michael Formanek (acoustic bass), David Friedman (vibes, marimba), Bill Frisell (electric guitar), David Gross (alto sax), Doc Halliday (tenor and soprano sax), Terumasa Hino (cornet), Howard Johnson (electric contrabass clarinet, tuba), Shelia Jordan (voice: 5), Jeanne Lee  Jahnet Levatin (voice: 10), Lyle Mays (synthesizers), Rahboat Ntumba Moses (drums, humdrums, voice), Jim Pepper (tenor sax), Paula Potocki (voice: 10), Barry Rogers (trombones), Chris Rogers (trumpet), Paul Socolow (electric bass: 6), Jeremy Steig (bass flute: 10), Steve Swallow (electric bass), Nana Vasconcelos (percussion, voice), Bob Weiner (drums: 6), Toni Wilson (voice: 10).

Bill Frisell
In Line
Produced by: Manfred Eicher
When Recorded  August 1982 at Talent Studio, Oslo
1983 ECM Records [Germany] ECM 1241 (LP)
1983 ECM 837 019-2 (CD)
? Polydor K.K. [Japan] POCJ-2224 (CD)

Bill Frisell (guitar), Arild Anderson (bass: 1,4,6,8,9

What was so hard about "In Line" was that in a few short days, I wanted to say something big or have a wide range of things.I wanted to play everything I possibly could, and I ended up with something less.
(Guitar Player, April 1985)

Jan Garbarek
Produced by  Manfred Eicher
Recorded  March 1983 at Talent Studio, Oslo
Released: ECM 1259
1983 ECM 23789-1 E (LP)
1983 ECM 811 968-2 (CD)

Jan Garbarek (tenor and soprano saxophones), Bill Frisell (guitar), Eberhard Weber (bass), Michael DiPasqua (drums, percussion).

Jim Pepper
Comin & Goin
Produced by  Jean-Pierre Weiller-Letourneur
Recorded  May 12, June 22 & 23, August 17, 1983 at Eurosound Studios and Quadrasonic Studios, NYC  Released: 1983 Antilles/New Directions 7 90680-1 (LP) Originally Europa JP 2014

Bill Frisell (guitar) plays on one song:
6/ "Lakota Song" (4:26) (traditional).

1/ Whitchi Tai To (8:24)
2/ Ya Na Ho (3:03)
3/ Squaw Song (5:25)
4/ Goin' Down To Muskogee (5:54)
5/ Comin' and Goin' (4:42)
6/ Lakota Song (4:26)
7/ Water (5:42)
8/ Custer Gets it (3:04)
9/ Malinyea (4:13)
All tracks composed by Jim Pepper

Musicians on track 6: Jane Lind (lead vocal), Caren Knight (lead vocal ), Jim Pepper (tenor saxophone), Bill Frisell (guitar), Ed Schuller (acoustic bass), Nana Vasconcelos (percussion).

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