Desert Island Jazz
Fred Berry (2001)
Director Fred Berry is a Lecturer in Jazz Studies at Stanford University. Mr. Berry has also been Director of the Jazz Program at the College of San Mateo for the past twenty years. He holds Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Music from Southern Illinois University and later did additional graduate work at Stanford.
A frequent performer on trumpet in professional Bay Area jazz ensembles, Mr. Berry has performed with Count Basie, McCoy Tyner, Benny Carter, Joe Henderson, Dizzy Gillespie, Lou Rawls, Lionel Hampton and many others.
Pick Artist Album Song Label
# 1 Miles Davis with Gil Evans Porgy and Bess Gone / Gone, Gone, Gone (Columbia)
# 2 Count Basie The Atomic Mr Basie Lil' Darlin' (Roulette)
# 3 Chick Corea Now He Sings, Now He Sobs My One and Only Love (Blue Note)
# 4 Miles Davis Live-Evil Sivad (Columbia)
# 5 John Coltrane Giant Steps Naima (Atlantic)
# 6 Miles Davis Kind of Blue Blue in Green (Columbia)
# 7 Count Basie The Atomic Mr Basie The Kid from Red Bank (Roulette)
Book J.R.R. Tolkien, "The Hobbit" and the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy
Luxury Item A set of golf clubs and a large supply of golf balls
Alternate Picks/Not Broadcast
Alt 1 Béla Bartók Eugene Ormandy and the Philadelphia Orchestra Concerto for Orchestra, Sz 116 (Sony)
Alt 2 Miles Davis Cookin' at the Plugged Nickel Walkin' (Columbia)
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17 Oct
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11 Apr
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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