• category: 1980-1989, Alto Sax, Bass, Cornet...

    African Flower

    • James Newton
    African Flower
    • African Flower Album Track Listing >>
      • 1
        Black and Tan Fantasy  
      • 2
        Virgin Jungle
      • 3
        Strange Feeling
      • 4
        Fleurette Affricaine
      • 5
        Cottontail
      • 6
        Sophisticated Lady
      • 7
        Passion Flower
    • African Flower Details >>
      • Label
        Blue Note
      • Year
        1985
      • Discs
        1

      Olu Dara (Cornet)
      James Newton (flute)
      Arthur Blythe (alto sax)
      John Blake (Violin )
      Jay Hoggard (Vibraphone)
      Roland Hanna (piano)
      Rick Rozie (bass)
      Billy Hart (drums)
      Pheeroan Ak Laff (drums, talking d)
      Anthony Brown (maracas, finger cymb)
      Milt Grayson (vocal)

  • category: 1970-1979, Bass, Drums, Flute, ...

    Anthony Davis/James Newton Quartet w/ special guest George Lewis

    • James Newton
    hidden voices
    • Anthony Davis/James Newton Quartet w/ special guest George Lewis Album Track Listing >>
      • 1
        Forever Charles (Newton)
      • 2
        Past Lives (Davis)
      • 3
        Hocket in the Pocket (Davis)
      • 4
        Crystal Texts Set I, Pre-A Reflection (Newton)
      • 5
        Sudden Death (Davis)
    • Anthony Davis/James Newton Quartet w/ special guest George Lewis Details >>
      • Label
        India Navigation
      • Year
        1979
      • Discs
        1

      Anthony Davis – piano
      James Newton – flute
      George Lewis – trombone
      Rick Rozie – bass
      Pheeroan akLaff – drums

  • category: 1980-1989, Alto Sax, Bass, Clarinet...

    Buddy Collette Quintet featuring James Newton

    • James Newton
    Flute Talk
    • Buddy Collette Quintet featuring James Newton Album Track Listing >>
      • 1
        Magali
      • 2
        Blues in Torrance
      • 3
        Richmond in Acropolis
      • 4
        It's You
      • 5
        Crystal
      • 6
        Andre
      • 7
        Flute Talk
      • 8
        Roshanda
    • Buddy Collette Quintet featuring James Newton Details >>
      • Label
        Soul Note
      • Year
        1989
      • Discs
        1

      Geri Allen, piano
      Buddy Collete, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone
      James Newton, flute
      Giampiero Prina, drums
      Jaribu Shahid, bass

  • category: 1980-1989, Bass, Drums, Flute, ...

    Charles Owens New York Art Ensemble

    • James Newton
    charlesowens
    • Charles Owens New York Art Ensemble Album Track Listing >>
      • 1
        Summer Night (Warren) (CO arr)
      • 2
        I Only Have Eyes For You (Warren) (LM arr)
      • 3
        September In The Rain (Warren) (LM arr)
      • 4
        You'll Never Know (Warren) (LM arr)
      • 5
        The More I See You (Warren) (CO arr)
      • 6
        Deep In Your Eyes (Warren) (RH arr)
      • 7
        Serenade In Blue (Warren) (LM arr)
      • 8
        I Wish I Knew (Warren) (RH arr)
    • Charles Owens New York Art Ensemble Details >>
      • Label
        Discovery Records
      • Year
        1980
      • Discs
        1

      James Newton (flut)
      Charles Owens (soprano sax, tenor sax, flute)
      Red Callender (tuba)
      Gorge Cables (piano)
      Ray Brown (bass)
      Roy McCurdy (drums)
      Charles Owens (arranger)
      Lieu Matthews (arranger)
      Roger Hogan (arranger)

  • category: 2000-2009, Bass, Drums, Flute, ...

    Chet Baker ‎– But Not For Me

    • James Newton
    chet
    • Chet Baker ‎– But Not For Me Album Track Listing >>
      • 1
        Lament
        6:52
      • 2
        Four
        4:34
      • 3
        Line For Lyons
        6:28
      • 4
        Ellen David
        8:32
      • 5
        But Not For Me
        7:55
      • 6
        Prayer To The Newborn
        7:55
    • Chet Baker ‎– But Not For Me Details >>
      • Label
        Random Chance
      • Year
        2003
      • Discs
        1

      A Reissue Of A Great 1982 Studio Session
      Originally released by STASH Records in 1994, reissued by Random Chance Records in March, 2003 under licence from Bright Ventures, Inc.

      Lament (Track 1) is based on “Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child”

      Recorded April, 1982 In NY

  • category: 1990-1999, Drums, Flute, Piano, Tenor sax, CDS

    David Murray / James Newton Quintet

    • James Newton
    David Murray
    • David Murray / James Newton Quintet Album Track Listing >>
      • 1
        Valerie
      • 2
        Moon Over Sand II
      • 3
        Muhammad Ali
      • 4
        Inbetwinxt
      • 5
        Akhenaten
      • 6
        Blues In The Pocket
      • 7
        Doni's Song
    • David Murray / James Newton Quintet Details >>
      • Label
        DIW Records
      • Year
        1991
      • Discs
        1

      David Murray /James Newton Quintet
      David Murray
      James Newton
      John Hicks
      Fred Hopkins
      Billy Hart
      Andrew Cyrille

  • category: 2000-2009, Alto Sax, Bass, Clarinet...

    Face In the Mirror (Rick Helzer)

    • James Newton
    face in the morror
    • Face In the Mirror (Rick Helzer) Album Track Listing >>
      • 1
        Fire Storms
      • 2
        The Mentor (To James Newton)
      • 3
        Tell Your Story (To Meade Lux Lewis)
      • 4
        Nobody's Song But Kenny's (To Kenny Wheeler)
      • 5
        Bell Chimes In (To Lori Bell)
      • 6
        Two Witnesses
      • 7
        By His Wounds We Are Healed
      • 8
        He Who Is Acquainted With Sorrow
      • 9
        Sounds Like
      • 10
        Mingus Meditations
      • 11
        Gethsemane
    • Face In the Mirror (Rick Helzer) Details >>
      • Label
        Nine Winds
      • Year
        2004
      • Discs
        1

      Chris Conner – bass
      David Borgo – tenor sax (4), soprano sax (8)
      Derek Cannon – flugelhorn (4, 8)
      Duncan Moore – drums
      James Newton – flute (2, 10)
      Joseph Howell – clarinet (3, 11)
      Kim Richmond – alto sax (1), soprano sax (6)
      Lori Bell – flute (5, 8)
      Rick Helzer – piano

  • category: 1970-1979, Bass, Drums, Flute, ...

    Flute Music

    • James Newton
    flute music
    • Flute Music Album Track Listing >>
      • 1
        Bennie (Newton)
      • 2
        Solomon's Sons (Newton)
      • 3
        Skye (Coulter)
      • 4
        Darlene's Bossa (Coulter)
      • 5
        Sophisticated Lady (Ellington)
    • Flute Music Details >>
      • Year
        1975
      • Discs
        1

      James Newton (flute)
      Clovis Bordeaux (piano, harpsichord)
      Les Coulter (guitar, perc)
      Ed Brookshire (bass, perc)
      Tylon Barea (drums, perc)
      Alt Valdez (drums)

  • category: 1990-1999, Bass, Drums, Flute, Piano, CDS

    If Love

    • James Newton
    if love
    • If Love Album Track Listing >>
      • 1
        Today at Midnight
      • 2
        Miss Fanny's New Dress
      • 3
        Oblong
      • 4
        Ginette Esther
      • 5
        Mr. Dolphy
      • 6
        Prelude to a Kiss
      • 7
        Seventh Seal
      • 8
        Richmond in Acropolis
    • If Love Details >>
      • Label
        Jazzline
      • Year
        1990
      • Discs
        1

      Michael Cain – Piano (Grand)
      Thomas Kern – Engineer
      Thomas Sehringer – Engineer
      Anthony Cox – Bass
      Joachim Becker – Producer
      Billy Hart – Drums
      James Newton – Producer, Main Performer, Flute

  • category: 1980-1989, Bass, Drums, Flute, ...

    James Newton

    • James Newton
    james
    • James Newton Album Track Listing >>
      • 1
        Daydream (Strayhorn)
      • 2
        Budapest (Newton)
      • 3
        Ismene (Newton)
      • 4
        Persephone (Davis)
      • 5
        The Crips (Newton)
    • James Newton Details >>
      • Label
        Gramavision Records
      • Year
        1983
      • Discs
        1

      James Newton (flut)
      John Blake (violin)
      Slide Hampton (trombone)
      Jay Hoggard (vibraphone)
      Anthony Davis (piano)
      Cecil McBee (bass)
      Billy Hart (drums)

  • category: 1990-1999, Bass, Clarinet, Drums...

    Jon Jang Sextet ‎– Two Flowers On A Stem

    • James Newton
    dauweh
    • Jon Jang Sextet ‎– Two Flowers On A Stem Album Track Listing >>
      • 1
        Two Flowers On A Stem
        4:13
      • 2
        Meditations On Integration
        18:21
      • 3
        Eleanor Bumpurs
        5:22
      • 4
        The Procession / Woman Shaman Of Alishan
        11:19
      • 5
        Variation On A Sorrow Song Of Mengjiang Nu
        15:56
      • 6
        Butterfly Lovers Song
        7:10
    • Jon Jang Sextet ‎– Two Flowers On A Stem Details >>
      • Label
        Soul Note
      • Year
        1996
      • Discs
        1

      Recorded on June 8,9 and 11, 1995 at Eastside Sound, New York.
      Mastered at PhonoComp, Tribiano – Milano.

  • category: 1980-1989, Bass, Cello, Drums, ...

    Luella

    • James Newton
    Luella
    • Luella Album Track Listing >>
      • 1
        Not Without You (Newton)
      • 2
        Mr. Dolphy (Newton)
      • 3
        Anna Maria (Shorter)
      • 4
        Diamonds Are For Freedom (Newton)
      • 5
        Luella - For My Aunt (Newton)
    • Luella Details >>
      • Label
        Gramavision
      • Year
        1983
      • Discs
        1

      James Newton (flute)
      Gayle Dixon (violin)
      John Blake (violin)
      Abdul Wadud (cello)
      Jay Hoggard (vibraphone)
      Kenny Kirkland (piano)
      Cecil McBee (bass)
      Billy Hart (drums)

  • category: 1980-1989, Alto Sax, Bass, Drums...

    Mingus Dynasty

    • James Newton
    Placeholder
    • Mingus Dynasty Album Track Listing >>
      • 1
        Fables of Faubus (Mingus)
      • 2
        Ecclusiastics (Mingus)
      • 3
        Remember Rockefeller at Attica (Mingus)
      • 4
        Oh Lord (Mingus)
      • 5
        Wednesday Night Prayer Meeting (Mingus)
      • 6
        Reincarnation of a Lovebird (Mingus)
      • 7
        Duke Ellington's Sound of Love (Mingus)
      • 8
        Jelly Roll Soul (Mingus)
      • 9
        Peggy's Blue Skylight (Mingus)
      • 10
        Haitian Fight Song (Mingus)
      • 11
        Goodbye Porkpie Hat (Mingus)
    • Mingus Dynasty Details >>
      • Label
        Soul Note
      • Year
        1987
      • Discs
        1

      James Newton (flute)
      John Handy (alto sax)
      Craig Handy (tenor sax)
      Jimmy Knepper (trombone)
      Hugh Lawson (piano)
      Reggie Johnson (bass)
      Dannie Richmond (drums)

  • category: 1980-1989, Bass, Drums, Flute, ...

    Mingus’ Sounds of Love

    • James Newton
    sound ogf love
    • Mingus’ Sounds of Love Album Track Listing >>
      • 1
        The I of Hurricane Sue (Mingus)
      • 2
        Celia (Mingus)
      • 3
        Ysabel's Table Dance (Mingus)
      • 4
        Caroline (Mingus)
      • 5
        Wednesday Night Prayer MeetingSue's Changes (Mingus)
      • 6
        Diane (Mingus)
    • Mingus’ Sounds of Love Details >>
      • Label
        Soul Notes
      • Year
        1987
      • Discs
        1

      James Newton (flute)
      Randy Brecker (trompet)
      Craig Handy (tenor sax)
      Jimmy Knepper (trombone)
      Roland Hanna (piano)
      Reggie Johnson (bass)
      Dannie Richmond (drums)
      Kenny Washington (drums)

  • category: 1970-1979, Cello, Drums, Flute, Piano, CDS

    Paseo Del Mar

    • James Newton
    Paseo Del Mar
    • Paseo Del Mar Album Track Listing >>
      • 1
        Lake (Newton)
      • 2
        San Pedro Sketches (Newton)          - Paseo Del Mar          - Rose 68 69
      • 3
        Pinky Below (Newton)
      • 4
        Monk\'s Notice (Newton)
      • 5
        Heaven (Ellington)
    • Paseo Del Mar Details >>
      • Label
        India Navigation
      • Year
        1978
      • Discs
        1

      James Newton (flute)
      Anthony Davis (piano)
      Abdul Wadud (cello)
      Philip Wilson (drums)

  • category: 1980-1989, Bass, Cello, Drums, ...

    Portraits

    • James Newton
    Portraits
    • Portraits Album Track Listing >>
      • 1
        The Preacher and the Musician (Newton)
      • 2
        Carolyn Keiki Mingus (Mingus)
      • 3
        Portrait of David Murray (Newton)
      • 4
        Portrait of Pheeroan AkLaff (Newton)
    • Portraits Details >>
      • Label
        India Navigation
      • Year
        1982
      • Discs
        1

      James Newton (flut)
      Abdul Wadud (cello)
      Bob Neloms (piano)
      Cecil McBee (bass)
      Phillip Wilson (drums)

  • category: 1990-1999, Alto Sax, Bass, Cello...

    Red Square Blue

    • Fred Hersch
      James Newton
    41BxbpJF7fL
    • Red Square Blue Album Track Listing >>
      • 1
        The Old Castle
        6:33
      • 2
        Andante
        1:54
      • 3
        Aria
        5:37
      • 4
        Prelude Op. 11, No. 2
        5:03
      • 5
        Canzona
        7:17
      • 6
        Etude, Op. 8, No. 2
        4:45
      • 7
        Prelude Op. 9, No. 1
        5:16
      • 8
        The Young Prince and the Young Princess
        6:50
      • 9
        Prelude Op. 11, No. 1
        5:57
      • 10
        Arabian Dance
        4:32
      • 11
        Adagio
        8:16
    • Red Square Blue Details >>
      • Label
        EMI Angel / Capitol
      • Year
        1992
      • Discs
        1
  • category: 1980-1989, Bass, Cello, Drums, ...

    Romance And Revolution

    • James Newton
    Romance And Revolution
    • Romance And Revolution Album Track Listing >>
      • 1
        Tenderly
      • 2
        Forever Charles
      • 3
        Meditations on Integration     
      • 4
        Evening Leans Towards You
      • 5
        Peace
    • Romance And Revolution Details >>
      • Label
        Blue Note
      • Year
        1986
      • Discs
        1

      Mike Moran – Engineer
      Steve Turre – Trombone
      Rick Rozie – Bass
      Pheeroan akLaff – Drums
      Mike Berniker – Producer
      Geri Allen – Piano
      Robin Eubanks – Trombone
      Jay Hoggard – Vibraphone
      James Newton – Main Performer, Flute
      Abdul Wadud – Cello

  • category: 2000-2009, Acoustic Bass, Cello...

    Root to the Fruit (Ruth Naomi Floyd)

    • James Newton
    Root Fruit
    • Root to the Fruit (Ruth Naomi Floyd) Album Track Listing >>
      • 1
        No Hiding Place
      • 2
        Mere Breath
      • 3
         Oh, Freedom
      • 4
         God Is My Shepherd
      • 5
        Where?
      • 6
         Dagarth's Bountiful Presence
      • 7
        Open The Door To Him
      • 8
         Act of Contrition
      • 9
         Mercy
      • 10
        Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child
      • 11
        The Bottle Of Tears
      • 12
        Root Fruit
      • 13
        Goodbye For Now
    • Root to the Fruit (Ruth Naomi Floyd) Details >>
      • Label
        Contour
      • Year
        2006
      • Discs
        1

      Ruth Naomi Floyd – vocals
      James Weidman – piano
      James Newton – flute
      Gary Thomas – tenor saxophone
      Monica McIntyre – cello
      Matthew Parrish – acoustic bass
      Tyrone Brown – acoustic bass
      Ron Howerton – percussion
      Reggie Washington – electric bass
      Ralph Peterson – drums
      Mark Prince – drums

  • category: 1990-1999, Bass, Basson, Clarinet...

    Suite For Frida Kahlo

    • James Newton
    Suite for Firda Kahlo
    • Suite For Frida Kahlo Album Track Listing >>
      • 1
        Verdict
      • 2
        Price of Everything
      • 3
        Elliptical
      • 4
        Suite for Firda Kahlo [Mvt. 1]: Frida
      • 5
        Suite for Firda Kahlo [Mvt. 2]: the Broken Column
      • 6
        Suite for Firda Kahlo [Mvt. 3]: los Dos Fridas
      • 7
        Suite for Firda Kahlo [Mvt. 4]: the Love Embrace of the Universe
    • Suite For Frida Kahlo Details >>
      • Label
        Audioquest
      • Year
        1994
      • Discs
        1

      James Newton Ensemble

      George McMullen – Trombone
      Darek Oleszkiewicz – Bass
      Woody Theus – Drums, Percussion
      Kei Akagi – Piano
      Pedro Eustache – Clarinet (Bass),
      Flute (Bass),Sax (Tenor), Flute
      Julie Feves – Bassoon
      George Lewis – Trombone
      James Newton – Producer, Main Performer, Flute

  • category: 1990-1999, Clarinet, Drums, Flute...

    The French Collection

    • Fred Hersch
      James Newton
    image001
    • The French Collection Album Track Listing >>
      • 1
        Prélude from
      • 2
        1st Movement (Modéré) From
      • 3
        Sicilienne, Op. 78
      • 4
        Prélude from
      • 5
        Après un Rêve, Op. 7 No. 1
      • 6
        Clair de Lune from
      • 7
        Cantilena from Flute Sonata
      • 8
        Pavane
      • 9
        Nos. 2 & 3 from
      • 10
        Pavane Pour une Infante Défunte
      • 11
        Gymnopédie No. 1
    • The French Collection Details >>
      • Label
        EMI Angel / Capitol
      • Year
        1990
      • Discs
        1
  • category: 1990-1999, Alto Sax, Bass, Clarinet...

    The Song Of Songs (Klaus Konig)

    • James Newton
    the song of
    • The Song Of Songs (Klaus Konig) Album Track Listing >>
      • 1
        The Day of Bliss and Joy (Konig)
      • 2
        Spirit and Goddesses (Konig)
      • 3
        May He Smoother Me With Kisses (Konig)
      • 4
        Sixty Queens (Konig)
      • 5
        Dark But Lovely (Konig)
      • 6
        The Dance of the Double Camp (Konig)
      • 7
        The Veil (Konig)
      • 8
        Set Me As a Seal (Konig)
    • The Song Of Songs (Klaus Konig) Details >>
      • Label
        Enja
      • Year
        1993
      • Discs
        1

      Jay Clayton (vocal), Phil Minton (vocal)
      Herb Robertson (trompet), Reiner Winterschladen (trompet)
      James Newton (flute), Frank Gratkowski (soprano sax, alto sax, flute)
      Wollie Kaiser (bass-s, bcl), Jorg Huke (trombone)
      Bruce Collins (trombone), Michel Godard (tuba)
      Michael Moore (alto sax, clarinet), Matthias Schubert (tenor sax, oboe)
      Marc Ducret (guitar), Simon Nabatov (piano)
      Mark Dresser (bass), Tom Rainey (drums)
      The Montreal Jubilation Gospel Choir
      Trevor W. Payne (dir)
      Klaus Konig (cond)