The Real Deal with Seth Markow

Weekends 8:00-10:00 PM on HPR-2

Join host Seth Markow, Friday and Saturday from 8 to 10 p.m. as he presents the entire historical and stylistic spectrum of jazz in a lucid, entertaining and informative manner. The birthdays of great jazz artists are often celebrated with musical biographies.

New jazz releases are frequently played, as are classic live recordings. Listeners' requests are welcome

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Rodriguez Brothers, "Descargation," Impromptu (Criss Cross)

Opus 5, "Tickle," Tickle (Criss Cross)

Opus 5, "New Old Ballad," Tickle (Criss Cross)

Adam Rogers & David Binney, "Ah-Leu-Cha," R&B (Criss Cross)

Adam Rogers & David Binney, "In Love in Vain," R&B (Criss Cross)

Iiro Rantala, "Woman," My Working Class Hero (ACT)

Wayne Gorbea & Salsa Picante, "El Yo-yo," Saboreando (Shanachie)

Alex Sipiagin, "Momentum," Balance 38-58 (Criss Cross)

Rudresh Mahanthappa, "Bird Calls #1," Bird Calls (ACT)

Baikida Carroll, "Left Jab," Shadows and Reflections (Soul Note)

Julius Hemphill, "The Hard Blues" (edit), Reflections (Freedom)

Baikida Carroll, "Double Rainbow Forest," The Spoken Word (Hat Hut)

Baikida Carroll, "At Roi," Shadows and Reflections (Soul Note)

Baikida Carroll, "Jahi Sundance Lake," Shadows and Reflections (Soul Note)

Julius Hemphill, "Dogon A.D." (edit), Dogon A.D. (Freedom)

Jack DeJohnette's Special Edition, "Starburst," Inflation Blues (ECM)

Michele Rosewoman, "In a Mood," The Source (Soul Note)

Milt Jackson, "Minor Conception," Jazz Skyline (Savoy)

Phineas Newborn Jr., "Celia," Here Is Phineas (Koch/Atlantic)

Kenny Clarke, "With Apologies to Oscar," Bohemia After Dark (Savoy)

Kenny Clarke's Sextet, "The Squirrel," Plays André Hodeir (Gitanes)

Kenny Clarke's Sextet, "Oblique," Plays André Hodeir (Gitanes)

Kenny Clarke, "Love Me or Leave Me," Americans Swinging in Paris (Gitanes)

Kenny Clarke, "Black Knight," Americans Swinging in Paris (Gitanes)

Miles Davis, "Séquence Voiture (take 2)," Ascenseur pour l'Echafaud (Fontana)

Edgar Hayes & His Orch., "Meet the Band," 1937-1938 (Classics)

Edgar Hayes Quintet, "Blue Skies," 1937-1938 (Classics)

Sidney Bechet & His New Orleans Feetwarmers, "One O'Clock Jump," 1938-1940 (Classics)

Charlie Christian et al., "Swing to Bop," Debut/Period Sampler (Original Jazz Classics)

Count Basie & His Orch., "Down, Down, Down," 1941 (Classics)

Kenny Clarke & His 52nd Street Boys, "Epistrophy," 1946-1948 (Classics)

Dizzy Gillespie & His Orch., "Good Bait," Complete RCA Victor Recordings (Bluebird)

Chris Potter, "Bad Guys," Pure (Concord)

Chris Potter, "Boogie Stop Shuffle," Pure (Concord)

Chris Potter, "Fool on the Hill," Pure (Concord)

Chris Potter & Kenny Werner, "Giant Steps," Chris Potter/Kenny Werner (Concord)

Chris Potter, "A Kiss to Build a Dream On," Moving In (Concord)

Chris Potter, "Seven Eleven," Unspoken (Concord)

Chris Potter, "What You Wish," Lift (Sunnyside)

Chris Potter, "Imaginary Cities, Pt. 1: Compassion," Imaginary Cities (ECM)

Chris Potter, "Imaginary Cities, Pt. 2: Dualities," Imaginary Cities (ECM)

Dizzy Gillespie & His Orch., "Anthropology," Complete RCA Victor Recordings (Bluebird)

Thelonious Monk Quartet, "Epistrophy," Very Best (Blue Note)

Milt Jackson, "Bluesology," Meet Milt Jackson (Savoy)

Thelonious Monk, "Willow Weep for Me," Complete Blue Note Recordings (Blue Note)

Milt Jackson, "What's New," Wizard of the Vibes (Blue Note)

Milt Jackson, "Bags' Groove," Wizard of the Vibes (Blue Note)

Modern Jazz Quartet, "Milano," Django (Prestige/OJC)

Miles Davis, "Bags' Groove" (take 1), Bags' Groove (Prestige/OJC)

John Scofield, "V.," Live (Enja)

John Scofield, "The Nag," Blue Matter (Gramavision)

John Scofield, "Mr. Coleman to You," Meant to Be (Blue Note)

John Scofield, "Easy for You," What We Do (Blue Note)

John Scofield, "Do Like Eddie," Hand Jive (Blue Note)

John Scofield, "Alfie," En Route (Verve)

John Scofield, "Wee," En Route (Verve)

Roy Haynes, "That Old Feeling," Love Letters (Columbia)

John Scofield, "Whatcha See Is Whatcha Get," Up All Night (Verve)

Trio Beyond, "Pee Wee," Saudades (ECM)

Louis Armstrong, "Muskrat Ramble," Complete Hot Five and Hot Seven Recordings (Columbia)

Louis Armstrong, "Ory's Creole Trombone," Complete Hot Five and Hot Seven Recordings (Columbia)

Kid Ory, "Do What Ory Say," Favorites (Good Time Jazz)

Cab Calloway, "Minnie the Moocher," 1930-1931 (Classics)

Cab Calloway, "She's Tall, She's Tan, She's Terrific," 1937-1938 (Classics)

Cab Calloway, "Utt Da Zay (The Tailor's Song)," 1937-1938 (Classics)

Cab Calloway, "A Bee Gezindt," 1939-1940 (Classics)

Dick Wellstood, "Jingle Bells," Live at Hanratty's (Chazz Jazz)

Bessie Smith, "At the Christmas Ball," Complete, Vol. 2 (Columbia)

James P. Johnson, "Snowy Morning Blues," Classic Sessions (Mosaic)

Benny Goodman & His Orch., "Jingle Bells," Stash Christmas Album (Stash)

Count Basie & His Orch., "Good Morning Blues" (Take 2), Complete Decca Recordings (Decca)

Fats Waller & His Rhythm, "Swingin' Them Jingle Bells" (vocal), Early Years, Pt. 3: Fractious Fingering (Bluebird/RCA)

Henry Kaiser & Wadada Leo Smith, "Big Fun/Hollywuud," Yo! Miles (Cuneiform)

Leo Smith’s New Dalta Akhri, "Reflectativity," Kabell Years 1971-1979 (Tzadik)

Wadada Leo Smith, "America's Third Century Awakening," Golden Quartet (Tzadik)

Wadada Leo Smith's Organic, "South Central L.A. Kulture," Spiritual Dimension (Cuneiform)

Wadada Leo Smith's Golden Quintet, "South Central L.A. Kulture," Spiritual Dimension (Cuneiform)

Wadada Leo Smith, "Harumi," Golden Quartet (Tzadik)