Desert Island Jazz
Andrew Speight (2003)
Pick Artist Album Song Label
# 1 Miles Davis and John Coltrane Quintet Live (LP) So What (Unique Jazz)
# 2 Clifford Brown/Max Roach Quintet At Basin Street Powell's Prances (EmArcy)
# 3 Count Basie, featuring Lester Young 1936-1938 Oh, Lady Be Good (Classics)
# 4 Charlie Parker, featuring Johnny Hodges and Benny Carter Jam Session Funky Blues (Verve)
# 5 The Cannonball Adderley Quintet At The Jazz Workshop Bohemia after Dark (OJC)
# 6 Charlie Parker Bird at the Roost, Vol. 4 Salt Peanuts (Savoy)
# 7 The Dizzy Gillespie Orchestra Dizzy in South America, Vol. 1 Manteca (CAP)
# 8 John Coltrane The Complete 1961 Village Vanguard Recordings Impressions (Impulse)
Book Bill Bryson, "In a Sunburned Country", or Simon Winchester, "Krakatoa"
Luxury Item Milo Bars, or ANZAC Biscuits
Alternate Picks/Not Broadcast
Alt 1 Cannonball Adderley Walk Tall N/A (Capitol)
Alt 2 Kenny Burrell A Child Is Born N/A (CTI)
Alt 3 Paul Desmond From the Hot Afternoon N/A (A&M)
Alt 4 Johnny Griffin and Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis The Tenor Scene Straight, No Chaser (OJC)
Alt 5 Charlie Parker The Complete Verve Recordings N/A (Verve)
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25 Sep
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19 Jun
George Cole
21 Aug
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06 Mar
Kit Eakle
04 Sep
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13 Feb
Tammy Hall
27 Feb
Alan Hall
22 May
Christian Howes
27 Mar
Kymberly Jackson
03 Apr
Julie Kelly
20 Feb
Maya Kronfeld and Valerie Troutt
29 May
Jennifer Lee
17 Apr
Steven Lugerner
24 Jul
Steve McQuarry
05 Jun
Dave Newhouse
14 Aug
Zack Rogow
24 Apr
Holli Ross
17 Jul
Ellen Seeling
02 Oct
Edward Simon
31 Jul
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07 Aug
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16 Jan