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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Saturday January 3 2015 - Herbie Nichols

Jan 6, 2015

Herbert Nichols acc. by Chocolate Williams & His Chocolateers, "S'Wonderful," I Just Love Jazz Piano! (Savoy)

Herbie Nichols Trio, "The Third World," Complete Blue Note Recordings (Blue Note)

Herbie Nichols Trio, "Step Tempest," Complete Blue Note Recordings (Blue Note)

Misha Mengelberg et al., "Step Tempest," Change of Season (Soul Note)

Herbie Nichols Trio, "Blue Chopsticks," Complete Blue Note Recordings (Blue Note)

Roswell Rudd et al., "Blue Chopsticks," Regeneration (Soul Note)

Jack Sheldon, "Guatemala," The Quartet & the Quintet (Pacific Jazz)

Jack Sheldon, "Streets of Madashi," The Quartet & the Quintet (Pacific Jazz)

Jack Sheldon, "Irrestibile You," The Quartet & the Quintet (Pacific Jazz)

Walter Norris, "Spring Can Really Hang You Up the Most," Drifting (Enja)

Pepper Adams, "Ad Astra," Julia (Enja)

Walter Norris, "Spacemaker," Drifting (Enja)

Walter Norris, "Sunburst," Sunburst (Concord)

Walter Norris, "My Foolish Heart," Lush Life (Concord)

Friday December 26 - John Scofield

Dec 31, 2014

Miles Davis, "That's What Happened," Decoy (Columbia)

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

John Scofield, "Melinda," Out Like a Light (Enja)

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

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

John Scofield, "Go Blow," Meant to Be (Blue Note)

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

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

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

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

Saturday December 20 - The Yule Deal

Dec 20, 2014

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," 1921-1928 (Classics)

Benny Goodman & His Orchestra, "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)

Friday December 19 - Bob Brookmeyer and Friend

Dec 20, 2014

Stan Getz, "Rustic Hop," And the Cool Sounds (Verve)

Stan Getz, "You're Blasé," Spring Is Here (Concord)

Stan Getz, "Easy Living," Spring Is Here (Concord)

Stan Getz, "Sweet Lorraine," Spring Is Here (Concord)

Stan Getz, "Old Devil Moon," Spring Is Here (Concord)

Stan Getz, "I'm Old Fashioned," Spring Is Here (Concord)

Stan Getz, "Spring Is Here," Spring Is Here (Concord)

Bob Brookmeyer, "I've Grown Accustomed to Her Face," And Friends (Columbia)

Bob Brookmeyer, "Detour Ahead," Oslo (Concord)

Saturday December 6 - Dave Brubeck

Dec 6, 2014

Dave Brubeck, "Indiana," Time Signatures: A Career Retrospective (Columbia)

Dave Brubeck, "Look for the Silver Lining," Time Signatures: A Career Retrospective (Columbia)

Dave Brubeck, "Perdido," Time Signatures: A Career Retrospective (Columbia)

Dave Brubeck, "Le Souk," Time Signatures: A Career Retrospective (Columbia)

Dave Brubeck, "The Duke," Time Signatures: A Career Retrospective (Columbia)

Dave Brubeck, "In Your Own Sweet Way," Time Signatures: A Career Retrospective (Columbia)

Friday December 5 - Art Davis

Dec 6, 2014

Booker Little, "Rounder's Mood," 4 & Max Roach (Blue Note)

Max Roach, "Tuba de Nod," Award-Winning Drummer (Bainbridge/Time)

Max Roach, "Bemsha Swing," Complete Mercury Plus Four Sessions (Mosaic)

Leo Wright, "Indian Summer," Blues Shout (Atlantic)

Dizzy Gillespie, "Blues," Gillespiana/Carnegie Hall Concert (Verve)

John Coltrane, "Africa" (alternate take), Complete Africa/Brass Sessions (Impulse)

Roland Kirk Quartet, "My Delight," We Free Kings (Mercury)

McCoy Tyner Trio, "There Is No Greater Love," Inception (Impulse)

Saturday November 29 - Billy Strayhorn

Nov 29, 2014

Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra, "(I Want) Something to Live For," The Duke: Essential Collection, 1927-1962 (Columbia)

Johnny Hodges & His Orch., "Day Dream," Passion Flower, 1940-46 (Bluebird)

Duke Ellington & His Orch., "Take the 'A' Train," Blanton-Webster Band (Bluebird/RCA)

Johnny Hodges & His Orch., "Passion Flower," Passion Flower, 1940-46 (Bluebird)

Duke Ellington & His Orch., "Just a-Settin' and a-Rockin'," Blanton-Webster Band (Bluebird/RCA)

Friday November 28 - Walkin' That Thing

Nov 29, 2014

Charlie Johnson & His Paradise Band, "Walk That Thing," Hot Notes (Frog)

Duke Ellington?, "Jig Walk," Vol. 1: Birth of a Band, 1924-1926 (EPM)

Carmichael's Collegians, "Walkin' the Dog," First of the Singer Songwriters (JSP)

Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys, "Who Walks In When I Walk Out?" Stay a Little Longer (Rounder)

Louis Armstrong & His Orch., "Walkin' My Baby Back Home," Vol. 7: You're Driving Me Crazy (Columbia)

Benny Goodman & His Orch., "Walk, Jennie, Walk," Birth of Swing (1935-1936) (Bluebird)

Saturday November 22 - Jimmy Knepper

Nov 24, 2014

Charles Mingus, "Haitian Fight Song" [edit], The Clown (Atlantic)

Jimmy Knepper, "Latter Day Saint," Debut Records Story (Debut)

Jimmy Knepper, "How High the Moon," Idol of the Flies" (Bethlehem)

Pepper Adams & Jimmy Knepper, "Primrose Path," Pepper-Knepper Quintet (Fresh Sound/Metrojazz)

Charles Mingus, "Pussy Cat Dues" [edit], Mingus Ah Um (Columbia)

Gil Evans Orch., "Where Flamingos Fly," Out of the Cool (Impulse)

Charles Mingus, "Invisible Lady," Mingus Revisited (Emarcy)

Friday November 21 - Coleman Hawkins

Nov 24, 2014

Fletcher Henderson & His Orch., "The Dicty Blues," A Study in Frustration (Columbia)

Fletcher Henderson & His Orch., " The Stampede," A Study in Frustration (Columbia)

Mound City Blue Blowers, "Hello Lola," Coleman Hawkins: 1929-1934 (Classics)

Mound City Blue Blowers, " One Hour," Coleman Hawkins: 1929-1934 (Classics)

Chocolate Dandies, "Bugle Call Rag," 1928-1940 (EPM)

Red McKenzie's Mound City Blue Blowers, "The Darktown Strutters' Ball," Coleman Hawkins: 1929-1934 (Classics)

Saturday November 15 - Recent Releases

Nov 15, 2014

Ronnie Cuber "Cheryl" Boplicity (Steeplechase)

Mike Wofford "Once in a Lifetime/Once in a Lifetime" It's Personal (Capri)

Adam Schroeder "Hello Bright Sunflower" Let's (Capri)

Adam Schroder "Patient Endurance, Steady Hope" Let's (Capri)

Chick Corea "Work" Trilogy (Concord)

Charles Lloyd "Sweet Georgia Bright" Manhattan Stories (Resonance)

Mark Turner "Sonnet for Stevie" Lathe of Heaven (ECM)

Ben Allison "D.A.V.E." The Stars Look Very Different Today (Sonic Camera)

Friday November 14 2014 - Hard Bop Mix

Nov 14, 2014

Stanley Turrentine, "Fine L'il Lass," Comin' Your Way (Blue Note)

Duke Jordan, "Si-Joya," Flight to Jordan (Blue Note)

Freddie Hubbard, "You're My Everything," Hub-Tones (Blue Note)

Grant Green, "Back in Your Own Back Yard," Born to Be Blue (Blue Note)

Sonny Rollins, "Misterioso," Vol. 2 (Blue Note)

John Coltrane, "Good Bait," Soultrane (Prestige/OJC)

Kenny Drew, "Talkin'-Walkin'," Talkin' & Walkin' (Blue Note)

Clifford Brown, "Coronado," Best Coast Jazz (EmArcy)

Kenny Burrell, "Lover Man," At the Five Spot Cafe (Blue Note)

Saturday November 8 - Chris Connor & Jack Bruce

Nov 10, 2014

Chris Connor "Follow Me" Warmm Cool (32 Jazz)

Chris Connor "Introduction" In Person (Atlantic)

Chris Connor "Strike Up the Band" In Person (Atlantic)

Chris Connor "Misty" In Person (Atlantic)

Chris Connor "Señor Blues" In Person (Atlantic)

Chris Connor "Lover, Come Back to Me" In Person (Atlantic)

Chris Connor "All About Ronnie" In Person (Atlantic)

Chris Connor "Hallelujah I Love Him So" In Person (Atlantic)

Chris Connor "Poor Little Rich Girl" In Person (Atlantic)

Chris Connor " 'Round Midnight" In Person (Atlantic)

Friday November 7 2014 - Sol Ho'opi'i

Nov 7, 2014

Sol Ho’opi’i's Novelty Trio, "Twelfth Street Rag," Master of the Hawaiian Guitar, Vol. 1 (Rounder)

Sol Ho’opi’i's Novelty Trio, " I Ain't Got Nobody," Master of the Hawaiian Guitar, Vol. 1 (Rounder)

Bessie Smith " I Ain't Got Nobody," Complete Recordings, Vol. 2 (Columbia)

Sol Ho’opi’i's Novelty Trio, "Stack O'Lee Blues," Master of the Hawaiian Guitar, Vol. 1 (Rounder)

The Washingtonians, "Stack O'Lee Blues," Okeh Ellington (Columbia)

Los Angeles Biltmore Hotel Trio, "Hard to Get Gertie," Honolulu to Hollywood (The Old Masters)

Saturday November 1 - Gabe Baltazar & Lou Donaldson

Nov 4, 2014

Paul Togawa, "Peanuts," Quartet (V.S.O.P./Mode)

Stan Kenton, "Limehouse Blues," Adventures in Jazz (Blue Note/Capitol)

Stan Kenton, "Stairway to the Stars," Adventures in Jazz (Blue Note/Capitol)

Gabe Baltazar, "Pali Pass," Gabe Baltazar (Gee Bee)

Gabe Baltazar, "Gabe," Stan Kenton Presents (Creative World)

Gabe Baltazar Quartet, "Ruby, My Dear," Back in Action (V.S.O.P.)

Gabe Baltazar Quartet, "Memories of You," Birdology (Fresh Sound)

Gabe Baltazar Quartet, " Here's to Frank: Brah!" Back in Action (V.S.O.P.)

Friday October 31 2014 - Booker Ervin

Nov 4, 2014

Booker Ervin, “Dee Da Do,” Cookin’ (Savoy)

Charles Mingus, “Wednesday Night Prayer Meeting,” Blues & Roots (Atlantic)

Booker Ervin, “Mojo,” That’s It! (Candid)

Roy Haynes, “Scoochie,” Cracklin’ (Prestige/OJC)

Booker Ervin, “Yesterdays,” Song Book (Prestige/OJC)

Booker Ervin, “Mour,” Exultation (Prestige/OJC)

Booker Ervin, “Cry Me Not,” Freedom Book (Prestige/OJC)

Booker Ervin, “True Blue,” Blues Book (Prestige/OJC)

Booker Ervin, “Blues for You,” Lament for Booker Ervin (Enja)

Saturday October 25 2014 - Dick Wellstood & Eddie Lang

Oct 27, 2014

Dick Wellstood “Lullaby of Birdland” Live at the Sticky Wicket (Arbors)

Dick Wellstood  “How About You?” Live at the Sticky Wicket (Arbors)

Dick Wellstood “If Dreams Come True” Live at the Sticky Wicket (Arbors)

Dick Wellstood “St. James Infirmary” Live at the Sticky Wicket (Arbors)

Dick Wellstood “Birmingham Breakdown” Live at the Sticky Wicket (Arbors)

Dick Wellstood “Ain¹t Misbehavin’” Live at the Sticky Wicket (Arbors)

Dick Wellstood “There Is No Greater Love” Live at the Sticky Wicket (Arbors)

Friday October 24 2014 - Recent Releases

Oct 27, 2014

Dave Liebman Big Band “El Gaucho “ A Tribute to Wayne Shorter (MAMA)

Dave Liebman Big Band “Nefertiti “ A Tribute to Wayne Shorter (MAMA)

Ronnie Cuber “Ow!” Boplicity (Steeplechase)

Ronnie Cuber “Night in Tunisia “ Boplicity (Steeplechase)

Charles Lloyd “Dream Weaver “ Manhattan Stories (Resonance)

J.D. Allen “The Matador and the Bull (Torero)” The Matador and the Bull (Savant)

J.D. Allen “A Suit of Lights “ The Matador and the Bull (Savant)

J.D. Allen “Ring Shout!” The Matador and the Bull (Savant)

Saturday October 18 - Anita O'Day

Oct 27, 2014

Anita O'Day, "Tea for Two," At Mr. Kelly's (Verve)

Tal Farlow, "Tea for Two," The Tal Farlow Album (Verve)

Dave Brubeck Quartet, "I Get a Kick out of You," Anything Goes (Columbia)

Anita O'Day w/ Billy May's Orch., "I Get a Kick out of You," Swings Cole Porter (Verve)

Anita O'Day w/ Billy May's Orch., "What Is This Thing Called Love?" Swings Cole Porter (Verve)

Dave Brubeck Quartet, "What Is This Thing Called Love?" Anything Goes (Columbia)

Anita O'Day w/ Billy May's Orch., "Night and Day," Swings Cole Porter (Verve)

Friday October 17 2014 - Wynton Marsalis

Oct 27, 2014

Wynton Marsalis Quartet, “Knozz-Moe-King,” Live at Blues Alley (Columbia)

Wynton Marsalis Quartet, “Just Friends,” Live at Blues Alley (Columbia)

Wynton Marsalis Quartet, “Knozz-Moe-King (Interlude),” Live at Blues Alley (Columbia)

Wynton Marsalis Quartet, “Juan,” Live at Blues Alley (Columbia)

Wynton Marsalis Quartet, “Cherokee,” Live at Blues Alley (Columbia)

Wynton Marsalis Quartet, “Delfeayo's Dilemma,” Live at Blues Alley (Columbia)

Wynton Marsalis Quartet, “Chambers of Tain,” Live at Blues Alley (Columbia)

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