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James Newton: Above is Above All

Fearlessness and daring have long been major proponents in the career of flutist James Newton. World renowned for his incisive solo excursions, keen compositions and holistic approach to jazz history, Newton has successfully helped prevent jazz from being embalmed by its history. On his latest, and arguably most ambitious recording, Newton delves deeply into an elaborate web of esoteric electronica as he explores the various interlocking rhythms that unite the African musical diaspora.

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