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  • John Wiitala (2004)
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    Pick Artist Album Song Label
    # 1 Duke Ellington The Blanton-Webster Band Jack the Bear (Bluebird)
    # 2 Bill Evans and Eddie Gomez Montreux III Elsa (OJC)
    # 3 Thelonious Monk, featuring John Coltrane Thelonious Monk and John Coltrane Trinkle Tinkle (OJC)
    # 4 Ahmad Jamal Alhambra (LP) We Kiss in a Shadow (Cadet)
    # 5 Shirley Horn Here's to Life Come a Little Closer/ Wild Is the Wind (Verve Gitanes)
    # 6 Yusef Lateef Psychiemotous (LP) Why Do I Love You? (Impulse)
    # 7 Hank Jones Upon Reflection (The Music of Thad Jones) Thad's Pad (Verve Gitanes)
    # 8 Herbie Hancock Thrust Butterfly (Columbia)
             
    Book The Complete Works of Shakespeare
             
    Luxury Item A piano with a tuning kit, and a bench full of music
    Alternate Picks/Not Broadcast
    Alt 1 Don Cherry Don Cherry N/A (Horizon)
    Alt 2 Ornette Coleman The Complete Science Fiction Sessions N/A (Columbia)
    Alt 3 John Coltrane Crescent N/A (Impulse)
    Alt 4 Miles Davis The Complete Concert: 1964 (My Funny Valentine and "Four" & More) N/A (Columbia)
    Alt 5 Miles Davis Filles de Kilimanjaro N/A (Columbia)
    Alt 6 Tommy Flanagan Jazz Poet N/A (Timeless)
    Alt 7 Dizzy Gillespie, Charlie Parker, Bud Powell, Charles Mingus and Max Roach The Quintet N/A (OJC)
    Alt 8 Lee Konitz, Steve Swallow and Paul Motian Three Guys N/A (ENJA)
    Alt 9 Steve Lacy NY Capers and Quirks N/A (hatHUT)
    Alt 10 Charles Lloyd, featuring Keith Jarrett Forest Flower: Live at Monterey N/A (Rhino)
    Alt 11 Music, Inc. (Charles Tolliver, Stanley Cowell, Cecil McBee and Jimmy Hopps) Live at Slugs' N/A (Strata East)
    Alt 12 Art Tatum, featuring Ben Webster The Best of the Tatum Group Masterpieces My Ideal (Pablo)
    Alt 13 Weather Report Black Market N/A (Columbia)
    Alt 14 Weather Report Tail Spinnin' N/A (Columbia)
    Castaways by date
    Chris Amberger
    23 Jun
    Gerald Beckett
    01 Sep
    Buzz Brooks
    28 Apr
    Jarrett Cherner
    16 Jun
    Kev Choice
    30 Jun
    Anat Cohen
    28 Jul
    Natalie Cressman
    10 Feb
    Hershey Felder
    07 Apr
    Mitchell Feldman
    18 Aug
    Mike Galisatus
    03 Nov
    Aaron Germain
    06 Jan
    Robin Gregory
    17 Feb
    Tamir Hendelman
    13 Oct
    Kasey Knudsen
    17 Mar
    Matthew Montfort
    26 May
    Dan Montgomery
    06 Oct
    Andrea Motis
    21 Jul
    Ray Obiedo
    10 Mar
    Jayn Pettingill
    17 Nov
    John Pizzarelli
    25 Aug
    Sandi Poindexter
    24 Mar
    Don Randi
    20 Oct
    David Rogers
    24 Feb
    Eric Whittington
    29 Sep
    George Winston
    04 Aug
    Lizz Wright
    09 Jun
    Jason Yeager
    02 Jun