Grammy-nominated jazz saxophonist and flutist
Newman later played and recorded with a wide range of jazz and soul luminaries, such as Herbie Mann, Aretha Franklin and Aaron Neville. He also led a successful solo career.
He was nominated for a Grammy in 1990 for his work with Art Blakey and Dr. John.
Newman was born on Feb. 24, 1933, in Corsicana, Tex., south of Dallas.
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