The Real Deal with Seth Markow

Saturday and Sundays at 8:00-10:00 PM on HPR-1

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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Dizzy Gillespie, "Blue 'n' Boogie," Odyssey: 1945-1952 (Savoy)

Dizzy Gillespie, "Dizzy Atmosphere," Odyssey: 1945-1952 (Savoy)

Dizzy Gillespie, "Shaw 'Nuff," Odyssey: 1945-1952 (Savoy)

Dizzy Gillespie & Charlie Parker, "Intro," Town Hall, New York City, June 22, 1945 (Uptown)

Dizzy Gillespie & Charlie Parker, "Bebop," Town Hall, New York City, June 22, 1945 (Uptown)

Dizzy Gillespie & Charlie Parker, "A Night in Tunisia," Town Hall, New York City, June 22, 1945 (Uptown)

The Real Deal-Saturday October 15 2016 (Adams-Pullen)

Oct 15, 2016

George Adams-Don Pullen Quartet, "Saturday Night in the Cosmos," Live at the Village Vanguard, Vol. 2 (Soul Note)

George Adams-Don Pullen Quartet, "City Gates," Live at the Village Vanguard, Vol. 2 (Soul Note)

George Adams-Don Pullen Quartet, "Intentions," Live at the Village Vanguard, Vol. 1 (Soul Note)

George Adams-Don Pullen Quartet, "The Great Escape," Live at the Village Vanguard, Vol. 2 (Soul Note)

George Adams-Don Pullen Quartet, "Solitude," Live at the Village Vanguard, Vol. 1 (Soul Note)

Lionel Hampton & His Orch., "On the Sunny Side of the Street," Complete, Vol. 1-2 (RCA)

Art Tatum, "On the Sunny Side of the Street," Best of the Complete Pablo Solo Masterpieces (Pablo)

Teddy Wilson & His Orch., "Mean to Me," Billie Holiday: Quintessential, Vol. 4 (Columbia)

Art Tatum, "Mean to Me," Best of the Complete Pablo Solo Masterpieces (Pablo)

Chu Berry & His Stompy Stevedores, "Too Marvelous for Words," 1937-1941 (Classics)

Art Tatum, "Too Marvelous for Words," Best of the Complete Pablo Solo Masterpieces (Pablo)

The Real Deal-Saturday October 8 2016 (Pepper Adams)

Oct 8, 2016

Kenny Burrell, "Apothegm," Jazzmen Detroit (Savoy)

Pepper Adams, "Blackout Blues," Critics' Choice (Pacific Jazz)

Lee Morgan, "A Night in Tunisia," The Cooker (Blue Note)

Pepper Adams, "You're My Thrill," 10 to 4 at the Five Spot (Riverside/OJC)

Charles Mingus, "Moanin'," Blues & Roots (Atlantic)

Thad Jones/Mel Lewis & the Jazz Orch., "Once Around," Presenting (Solid State)

Barry Harris, "Nicaragua" [edit], Luminescence! (Prestige/OJC)

Pepper Adams, "Inanout," Encounter! (Prestige/OJC)

The Real Deal-Friday October 7 2016 (Larry Young)

Oct 8, 2016

Larry Young, "Falling in Love with Love," Testifying (New Jazz/OJC)

Larry Young, "African Blues," Young Blues (New Jazz/OJC)

Grant Green, "Luny Tune," Talkin' About (Blue Note)

Larry Young, "Backup," Into Somethin' (Blue Note)

Larry Young, "Mean to Me," In Paris (Resonance)

Larry Young, "Zoltan," In Paris (Resonance)

Larry Young, "Monk's Dream," Unity (Blue Note)

Larry Young, "Major Affair," Contrasts (Blue Note)

Larry Young, "Mother Ship," Mother Ship (Blue Note)

Tony Williams Lifetime, "Spectrum," Emergency! (Polydor)

The Real Deal-Saturday October 1 2016 (Charlie Parker)

Oct 1, 2016

Jay McShann & His Orchestra, "Swingmatism," Kansas City Swing (Decca)

Tiny Grimes Quintet, "Red Cross," Charlie Parker: Complete Savoy and Dial Studio Recordings (Savoy)

Dizzy Gillespie & His All-Star Quintet, "Shaw 'Nuff," Charlie Parker: Complete Savoy and Dial Studio Recordings (Savoy)

Charlie Parker's Ree-Boppers, "Now's the Time," Complete Savoy and Dial Studio Recordings (Savoy)

Charlie Parker's Ree-Boppers, "Ko-Ko," Complete Savoy and Dial Studio Recordings (Savoy)

The Real Deal-Friday September 30 2016 (Hampton Hawes)

Sep 30, 2016

Wardell Gray, "Farmer's Market," Memorial Album, Vol. 2 (Prestige/OJC)

Shorty Rogers, "Popo," Complete Atlantic and EMI Recordings (Mosaic)

Wardell Gray, "Jackie," Memorial Album, Vol. 2 (Prestige/OJC)

Hampton Hawes, "What Is This Thing Called Love," Trio, Vol. 1 (Contemporary/OJC)

Hampton Hawes, "Yesterdays," Trio, Vol. 2 (Contemporary/OJC)

Hampton Hawes, "Carioca," Trio, Vol. 1 (Contemporary/OJC)

Hampton Hawes, "Takin' Care," All Night Session, Vol. 1 (Contemporary/OJC)

Miles Davis, "Pinocchio," Nefertiti (Columbia)

Miles Davis, "Agitation," Quintet LIVE Europe 1967: Bootleg Vol. 1 (Columbia)

Miles Davis, "Footprints," Quintet LIVE Europe 1967: Bootleg Vol. 1 (Columbia)

Miles Davis, "'Round Midnight," Quintet LIVE Europe 1967: Bootleg Vol. 1 (Columbia)

Miles Davis, “No Blues," Quintet LIVE Europe 1967: Bootleg Vol. 1 (Columbia)

Miles Davis, “Masqualero," Quintet LIVE Europe 1967: Bootleg Vol. 1 (Columbia)

Miles Davis, "Nefertiti," Nefertiti (Columbia)

The Real Deal-Friday September 23 2016 (Gil Evans)

Sep 23, 2016

Louis Armstrong Hot Five, "Struttin' with Some Barbecue," Best of the Hot Five and Seven Recordings (Columbia)

Gil Evans, "Struttin' with Some Barbecue," New Bottle Old Wine (Pacific Jazz)

Bessie Smith, "St. Louis Blues," The Essential (Columbia)

Jelly Roll Morton, "King Porter Stomp," 1923/24 (Milestone)

Gil Evans, "St. Louis Blues," New Bottle Old Wine (Pacific Jazz)

Gil Evans,"King Porter Stomp," New Bottle Old Wine (Pacific Jazz)

Thelonious Monk, "'Round Midnight," Best of the Blue Note Years (Blue Note)

Clarence Williams & His Blues Five, "I'm a Little Blackbird," Eva Taylor: Not Just the Blues (Topaz)

Cliff Edwards & His Hot Combination, "Meadowlark," The Red Heads (Jazz Oracle)

Louis Armstrong, "Weather Bird Rag," Vol. IV (Columbia)

Cab Calloway & His Orch., "A Chicken Ain't Nothin' but a Bird," Are You Hep to the Jive? (Fremeaux)

Coleman Hawkins Quartet, "Flyin' Hawk," Bean and the Boys (Prestige)

Illinois Jacquet, "Robbins Nest," Jumpin' at Apollo (Delmark)

The Real Deal-Saturday September 10 2016 (Things To Do)

Sep 10, 2016

Duke Pearson, "Amanda," Wahoo! (Blue Note)

Freddie Hubbard, "Prophet Jennings," Hub-Tones (Blue Note)

Sonny Clark, "Voodoo," Leapin' and Lopin' (Blue Note)

Duke Jordan, "Flight to Jordan," Flight to Jordan (Blue Note)

Jackie McLean, "Two for One," Tippin' the Scales (Blue Note)

Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers, "Mosaic," Mosaic (Blue Note)

Horace Silver, “Filthy McNasty," Doin’ the Thing (Blue Note)

Herbie Hancock, "Watermelon Man," Takin' Off (Blue Note)

Joe Henderson, "Our Thing," Our Thing (Blue Note)

Count Basie & His Orch., "Every Tub," Complete Decca Recordings (Decca)

Count Basie & His Orch., "Shorty George," Complete Decca Recordings (Decca)

Count Basie & His Orch., "Jive at Five," Complete Decca Recordings (Decca)

Count Basie & His Orch., "Twelfth Street Rag," America's #1 Band! (Columbia)

Count Basie & His Orch., "Moten Swing," America's #1 Band! (Columbia)

Count Basie & His Orch., "Easy Does It," America's #1 Band! (Columbia)

Count Basie & His Orch., "Broadway," America's #1 Band! (Columbia)

Horace Silver, "Yeah," Trio (Blue Note)

Horace Silver, "Tippin'," Live at Newport '58 (Blue Note)

Horace Silver, "The Outlaw," Live at Newport '58 (Blue Note)

Horace Silver, "Señor Blues," Live at Newport '58 (Blue Note)

Horace Silver, "Cool Eyes," Live at Newport '58 (Blue Note)

Horace Silver, "The Tokyo Blues," Paris Blues (Pablo)

Horace Silver, "Filthy McNasty," Paris Blues (Pablo)

The Real Deal-Friday September 2 2016 (Horace Silver)

Sep 3, 2016

Stan Getz Quartet, "Penny," Complete Roost Recordings (Roulette)

Horace Silver, "Horoscope," Trio (Blue Note)

Horace Silver, "Quicksilver," Trio (Blue Note)

Horace Silver, "Opus de Funk," Trio (Blue Note)

Horace Silver, "Doodlin'," And the Jazz Messengers (Blue Note)

Horace Silver, "The Preacher," And the Jazz Messengers (Blue Note)

Horace Silver, "Shirl," 6 Pieces of Silver (Blue Note)

The Real Deal-Saturday August 27 2016 (Alice Coltrane)

Aug 27, 2016

Terry Gibbs, "Kazochok (Russian Dance)," Plays Jewish Melodies in Jazztime (Mercury)

Terry Gibbs, "Bei Mir Bist du Schoen," Plays Jewish Melodies in Jazztime (Mercury)

John Coltrane, "Tranesonic" (alternate take), Stellar Regions (Impulse)

Alice Coltrane, "Altruvista," A Monastic Trio (Impulse)

Alice Coltrane, "Lovely Sky Boat," A Monastic Trio (Impulse)

Jones-Smith Incorporated, "Shoe Shine Boy," Count Basie: America's #1 Band (Columbia)

Jones-Smith Incorporated, "Oh, Lady Be Good," Count Basie: America's #1 Band (Columbia)

Teddy Wilson & His Orch., "This Year's Kisses," Billie Holiday: Lady Day (Columbia)

Billie Holiday & Her Orch., "A Sailboat in the Moonlight," Lady Day (Columbia)

Benny Goodman jam session, "Honeysuckle Rose," (beg.), Benny Goodman: Carnegie Hall Concert (Columbia)

The Real Deal-Saturday August 20 2016 (Jack Teagarden)

Aug 22, 2016

Eddie's Hot Shots, "I'm Gonna Stomp Mr. Henry Lee," Jack Teagarden: That's a Serious Thing (Bluebird)

Eddie's Hot Shots, "That's a Serious Thing," Jack Teagarden: That's a Serious Thing (Bluebird)

Louis Armstrong & His Orch., "Knockin' a Jug," Vol. 5: Louis in New York (Columbia)

Mound City Blue Blowers, "Tailspin Blues," That's a Serious Thing (Bluebird)

Mound City Blue Blowers, "Never Had a Reason to Believe in You," That's a Serious Thing (Bluebird)

Jackie McLean, "Blue Rondo," One Step Beyond (Blue Note)

Grant Green, "Jean de Fleur," Idle Moments (Blue Note)

Bobby Hutcherson, "Mirrors," The Kicker (Blue Note)

Bobby Hutcherson, "Bedouin," The Kicker (Blue Note)

Andrew Hill, "Siete Ocho," Judgment (Blue Note)

Eric Dolphy, "Hat and Beard," Out to Lunch (Blue Note)

Andrew Hill, "Le Serpent Qui Danse," Andrew (Blue Note)

Bobby Hutcherson, "Ghetto Lights," Dialogue (Blue Note)

Bobby Hutcherson, "Tranquility," Components (Blue Note)

Pat Metheny, "Adagia," The Unity Sessions (Nonesuch)

Pat Metheny, "Sign of the Season," The Unity Sessions (Nonesuch)

Pat Metheny, "This Belongs to You," The Unity Sessions (Nonesuch)

Pat Metheny, "Roofdogs," The Unity Sessions (Nonesuch)

Pat Metheny, "Cherokee," The Unity Sessions (Nonesuch)

Pat Metheny, "Genealogy," The Unity Sessions (Nonesuch)

Pat Metheny, "Bright Size Life," Trio -> Live (Warner Bros.)

Pat Metheny, "Question and Answer," Trio -> Live (Warner Bros.)

Pat Metheny, "Giant Steps," Trio -> Live (Warner Bros.)

Pat Metheny, "The Bat," Trio -> Live (Warner Bros.)

Pat Metheny, "All the Things You Are," Trio -> Live (Warner Bros.)

Pat Metheny, "Solar," Question and Answer (Geffen)

The Real Deal-Saturday August 6 2016 (Charlie Haden)

Aug 8, 2016

Charlie Haden, "The Blessing," Quartet West (Verve)

Charlie Haden, "Song for Che," Liberation Music Orchestra (Impulse)

Charlie Haden, "For Turiya," Closeness (A&M)

Old and New Dreams, "Chairman Mao," Old and New Dreams (Black Saint)

Denny Zeitlin/Charlie Haden, "Ellen David," Time Remembers One Time Once (ECM)

Charlie Haden, "My Foolish Heart," Quartet West (Verve)

Charlie Haden, "Sunday at the Hillcrest," In Angel City (Verve)

Charlie Haden, "First Song (For Ruth)," In Angel City (Verve)

The Real Deal-Friday August 5 2016 (Airto Moreira)

Aug 5, 2016

Sambalanço Trio, "Samblues," Sambalanço Trio (Ubatuqui)

Quarteto Nôvo, "Misturada," Quarteto Nôvo (Odeon)

Airto, "Xibaba," Natural Feelings (Buddha)

Miles Davis, "Sivad," Live-Evil (Columbia)

Weather Report, "Orange Lady," Weather Report (Columbia)

Chick Corea & Return to Forever, "Captain Marvel," Hamburg Revisited (Megadisc)

Airto, "Free," Free (CTI)

Airto, "Creek (Arroio)," Free (CTI)

Airto, "Branches (O Galho da Roseira)," Best of (Columbia)

Airto, "Tombo in 7/4," Fingers (CTI)

Benny Goodman Sextet, "Flying Home," Charlie Christian: Volume 1 (Masters of Jazz)

Jerry Jerome Quintet, "Tea for Two," Something Old, Something New (Arbors)

Benny Goodman Sextet, "Rose Room (In Sunny Roseland)," Charlie Christian: Genius of the Electric Guitar (Columbia)

Benny Goodman Sextet, "Star Dust," Charlie Christian: Volume 1 (Masters of Jazz)

Benny Goodman Sextet, "Seven Come Eleven," Charlie Christian: Genius of the Electric Guitar (Columbia)

Benny Goodman Sextet, "Shivers," Charlie Christian: Genius of the Electric Guitar (Columbia)

Duke Ellington, "Kinda Dukish," Piano Reflections (Capitol)

Duke Ellington, "Do Nothin' Till You Hear from Me," Greatest Hits (Columbia)

Duke Ellington, "Pitter Panther Patter," Never No Lament (Bluebird)

Duke Ellington, "Reflections in D," Piano Reflections (Capitol)

Duke Ellington, "Lotus Blossom," And His Mother Called Him Bill (Bluebird)

Johnny Hodges, "Pretty Little Girl," Creamy (Verve)

Duke Ellington, "U.M.M.G.," Jazz Party (Columbia)

Duke Ellington, "Drop Me Off in Harlem," The Essence of (Columbia)

Whitey Mitchell Sextette, "I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart," Early Years, 1954-1956 (Fresh Sound)

Mal Waldron/Steve Lacy, "The Star Crossed Lovers," Sempre Amore (Soul Note)

Steve Lacy, "Rockin' in Rhythm," Soprano Sax (Prestige/OJC)

Steve Lacy, "The Mystery Song," Evidence (New Jazz/OJC)

Mal Waldron/Steve Lacy, "Prelude to a Kiss," Sempre Amore (Soul Note)

Whitey Mitchell Sextette, "Perdido," Early Years, 1954-1956 (Fresh Sound)

Mal Waldron/Steve Lacy, "Azure," Sempre Amore (Soul Note)

The Real Deal-Friday July 22 2016 (Al Haig)

Jul 23, 2016

Dizzy Gillespie All Star Quintet, "Shaw 'Nuff," Odyssey, 1945-1952 (Savoy)

Dizzy Gillespie All Star Quintet, "Salt Peanuts," Odyssey, 1945-1952 (Savoy)

Wardell Gray Quartet, "Stoned," Small Combos: 1946-1949 (EPM)

Charlie Parker & the All Stars, "Groovin' High," Bird at the Roost, Vol. 1 (Savoy)

Stan Getz Quartet, "Indian Summer," Quartets (Prestige/OJC)

Wardell Gray Quartet, "Twisted," Memorial, Vol. 1 (Prestige/OJC)

Al Haig Trio, "Stars Fell on Alabama," First Sessions, Vol. 1 (Prestige)

The Real Deal-Saturday July 16 2016 (Philly Joe Jones)

Jul 16, 2016

Tadd Dameron Orch., "Look, Stop and Listen," The Magic Touch (Riverside/OJC)

Miles Davis, "All of You," 'Round About Midnight (Columbia)

Miles Davis, "Ah-Leu-Cha," 'Round About Midnight (Columbia)

Serge Chaloff, "The Goof and I," Blue Serge (Capitol)

Paul Chambers, "Tale of the Fingers," Whims of Chambers (Blue Note)

John Coltrane, "Locomotion," Blue Train (Blue Note)

Sonny Rollins, "The Surrey with the Fringe on Top," Newk's Time (Blue Note)

Clark Terry, "Let's Cool One," In Orbit (Riverside/OJC)

The Real Deal-Friday July 15 2016 (ECM Mix)

Jul 16, 2016

Kenny Wheeler, "Peace for Five," Deer Wan (ECM)

Jan Garbarek, "Eventyr," Eventyr (ECM)

Keith Jarrett, "Oasis," Personal Mountains (ECM)

Marc Johnson, "Samurai Hee-Haw," Bass Desires (ECM)

Art Ensemble of Chicago, "Prayer for Jimbo Kwesi," Third Decade (ECM)

Carla Bley, "United States," The Very Big Band (ECM)

Chick Corea/Gary Burton, "Crystal Silence," Crystal Silence (ECM)

Pat Metheny, "Round Trip/Broadway Blues," Bright Size Life (ECM)

Dave Holland, "Conference of the Birds," Conference of the Birds (ECM)

Duke Ellington, "Kinda Dukish," The Great Paris Concert (Atlantic)

Duke Ellington, "Rockin' in Rhythm," The Great Paris Concert (Atlantic)

Duke Ellington, "Don't Get Around Much Anymore," The Great Paris Concert (Atlantic)

Duke Ellington, "On the Sunny Side of the Street," The Great Paris Concert (Atlantic)

Duke Ellington, "The Star-Crossed Lovers," The Great Paris Concert (Atlantic)

Duke Ellington, "All of Me," The Great Paris Concert (Atlantic)

Duke Ellington, "Black and Tan Fantasy," The Great Paris Concert (Atlantic)

The Real Deal-Friday July 8 2016 (Billy Eckstine)

Jul 8, 2016

Earl Hines & His Orch., "Jelly, Jelly," With Billy Eckstine/Piano Solos (Collectables)

Billy Eckstine & His Deluxe All Star Band, "I Stay in the Mood for You," The Legendary Big Band (Savoy)

Billy Eckstine & His Orch., "I Want to Talk About You," The Legendary Big Band (Savoy)

Billy Eckstine, "Blue 'n Boogie (theme)," Together (Spotlite)

Billy Eckstine, "Together," Together (Spotlite)

Billy Eckstine, "Mean to Me," Together (Spotlite)

Billy Eckstine, "Without a Song," Together (Spotlite)

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