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Saturday April 4 2015 - Billie Holiday Centennial, Part 2

Billie Holiday & Her Orchestra, "Back in Your Own Backyard," Quintessential, Vol. V (Columbia)

Gene Ammons, "Back in Your Own Backyard," Story: The 78 Era (Prestige)

Billie Holiday & Her Orch., "I Can't Get Started with You," Quintessential, Vol. VI (Columbia)

Teddy Wilson Sextet, "I Can't Get Started with You," All Star Sessions, Vol. 1 (Musicraft)

Billie Holiday & Her Orch., "All of Me," Quintessential, Vol. IX (Columbia)

Lester Young-Teddy Wilson Quartet, "All of Me," Pres and Teddy (Verve)

Billie Holiday, "Lover Man (Oh Where Can You Be)," Complete Decca Recordings (Decca)

Charlie Parker & His Orch., "Loverman," Complete Verve Master Takes (Verve)

Miles Davis, "I Loves You, Porgy," Porgy & Bess (Columbia)

Billie Holiday, "I Loves You, Porgy," Complete Decca Recordings (Decca)

Billie Holiday, "Solitude," Complete Decca Recordings (Decca)

Duke Ellington, "Solitude," The Popular (RCA)

Billie Holiday, "God Bless the Child," Complete Decca Recordings (Decca)

Sonny Rollins, "God Bless the Child," The Bridge (Bluebird)

Billie Holiday, "Moonlight in Vermont," All or Nothing at All (Verve)

Johnny Smith, "Moonlight in Vermont," Moonlight in Vermont  (Capitol/Roulette)

Billie Holiday, "A Foggy Day," All or Nothing at All (Verve)

Dick Sutton Sextet, "A Foggy Day," Steve Lacy: Early Years (Fresh Sound)

Billie Holiday, "Body and Soul," All or Nothing at All (Verve)

Tony Scott & the All Stars, "Body and Soul," Coleman Hawkins: In the '50s (Decca)

Billie Holiday, "Embraceable You," All or Nothing at All (Verve)

Charlie Parker Quintet, "Embraceable You" (alternate take), Complete Savoy & Dial Studio Recordings (Savoy)

Billie Holiday, "But Not for Me," All or Nothing at All (Verve)

Bud Freeman, "But Not for Me,"All-Star Swing Sessions (Prestige)

Billie Holiday, "You Don't Know What Love Is," Lady in Satin (Columbia)

Ahmad Jamal, "You Don't Know What Love Is," Poinciana (Chess)

Seth Markow has been playing piano since age 7, clarinet (now bass clarinet) since 9, and has been a dedicated jazz fan since he was 13. He has bachelor's and master's degrees in music composition, has played and studied African and Asian music, and is a longtime member of the Javanese orchestra Gamelan Kyai Gandrung. He has also played in jazz, blues, rock, reggae, and world beat bands, as well as various classical ensembles. A radio host since 1976 and a Hawaii resident since 1979, his jazz show The Real Deal began in 1983 and has been heard on HPR-2 since that stream went on the air in 1989.
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