Desert Island Jazz
Rick Ballard (2006)
 
Pick Artist Album Song Label
# 1 Booker Little Booker Little (LP Opening Statement (Time)
# 2 Sonny Criss This Is Criss When Sunny Gets Blue (OJC)
# 3 Herbie Nichols The Complete Blue Note Recordings of Herbie Nichols House Party Starting (Blue Note)
# 4 Dinah Washington The Ultimate Dinah Washington I Could Write a Book (Verve)
# 5 Jimmy Rushing Every Day Evenin' (Vanguard
# 6 Charles Mingus Mingus Plays Piano Myself When I Am Real (Impulse)
# 7 Coleman Hawkins and Ben Webster Coleman Hawkins Encounters Ben Webster La Rosita (Verve)
# 8 Sidney Bechet and Martial Solal When a Soprano Meets a Piano (LP Embraceable You (Inner City)
         
Book Joan Didion, "The Book of Magical Thinking
         
Luxury Item A spa
Alternate Picks/Not Broadcast
Alt 1 Lucky Thompson Lucky Strikes In a Sentimental Mood (OJC)
Alt 2 Eddie Costa The House of Blue Lights   (Dot)
Alt 3 Carl Perkins Introducing Carl Perkins   (Dootone)
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