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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17 Oct
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21 Feb
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17 Jan
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10 Oct
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01 Aug
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03 Oct
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03 Jan
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28 Mar
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08 Aug
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02 May
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04 Apr