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Friday May 1 2015 - James Newton

Arthur Blythe, "Down San Diego Way," Lenox Avenue Breakdown (Columbia)

Anthony Davis/James Newton/Abdul Wadud, "Juneteenth," I¹ve Known Rivers (Gramavision)

James Newton, "Daydreeam," James Newton (Gramavision)

James Newton, "The Crips," Water Mystery (Gramavision)

James Newton, "Fleurette Africaine (The African Flower)," African Flower (Blue Note)

James Newton, "Miss Fanny's New Dress," If Love (Jazzline)

James Newton, "Prelude to a Kiss," If Love (Jazzline)

James Newton, "Oblong," If Love (Jazzline)

James Newton, "Tenderly," Romance and Revolution (Blue Note)

James Newton, "Mr. Dolphy," If Love (Jazzline)

Jon Jang & the Pan-Asian Arkestra, "I Feel the Thunder in My Heart," Tiananmen! (Soul Note)

Bosko Petrovic, "So What," Featuring James Newton (Jazzette)

James Newton, "The Price of Everything," Frida Kahlo Suite (Audioquest)

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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