Desert Island Jazz
Harold Mabern (2003)
Harold Mabern (born March 20, 1936 in Memphis, Tennessee) is a hard bop and soul jazz pianist.

In the late 1960s and early 1970s, Mabern led four albums for Prestige Records, performed with Lee Morgan, and recorded with Stanley Cowell's Piano Choir. Harold Mabern has recorded as a leader for DIW/Columbia and Sackville and toured with the Contemporary Piano Ensemble (1993-1995).

A longtime faculty member at William Paterson University, Mabern is a frequent instructor at Stanford Jazz Workshop.
Pick Artist Album Song Label
# 1 Phineas Newborn jr A World of Piano For Carl (OJC)
# 2 Ahmad Jamal Pittsburgh Bellows (Atlantic)
# 3 Frank Sinatra Greatest Love Songs My Funny Valentine (Warner Bros)
# 4 Art Tatum God Is in the House Begin the Beguine (High Note)
# 5 Charlie Parker Charlie Parker with Strings: The Master Takes I Didn't Know What Time It Was (Verve)
# 6 George Coleman At Yoshi's They Say It's Wonderful (Evidence)
# 7 John Coltrane Blue Train Blue Train (Blue Note)
# 8 Carmen McRae Carmen McRae I'm Gonna Laugh You Right Out of My Life (Mainstream)
Book The King James Bible, or a book on Numerology
Luxury Item A solar-powered calculator
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Steve Adams
30 May
Cheryl Bentyne
17 Oct
Will Bernard
11 Apr
Barbara Borden
21 Mar
Jim Butler
13 Jun
Ian Carey
21 Feb
Judy Chaikin
17 Jan
Mike Clark
10 Oct
Freddy Cole
21 Nov
Beth Custer
01 Aug
Harry Duncan
03 Oct
Kai Eckhardt
03 Jan
Lisa Engelken
26 Sep
Don Friedman
07 Nov
Roger Glenn
05 Dec
Kimberly Gordon
28 Mar
Marty Grosz
29 Aug
Alex Hahn
08 Aug
Bill Holman
28 Feb
Tommy Igoe
07 Mar
Namita Kapoor
22 Aug
27 Jun
Lisa Mezzacappa
24 Oct
25 Jul
Glenn Richman
15 Aug
Alfredo Rodriguez
25 Apr
Dan Sabanovich
02 May
Grant Stewart
12 Dec
Judy Wexler
04 Apr