Desert Island Jazz
Max Perkoff (2006)

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An active musician in the San Francisco Bay Area, Max continues to tour the west and east coasts of the USA, including New York City, Los Angeles, Reno, Nevada; and throughout the state of Oregon. Touring in 2007 includes New York City and Los Angeles.





Gig venues in New York City include Jazz At Lincoln Center, The Triad, La Mama Theater, The Encore & The Metropolitan Room. In the Bay Area: Yoshi's in Oakland, Jazz At Pearls, The Filmore, Performances at Six in San Francisco; The Sweetwater, 142 Throckmorton, and many more.
Pick Artist Album Song Label
# 1 Dizzy Gillespie, Charlie Parker, Bud Powell, Charles Mingus and Max Roach Massey Hall Salt Peanuts (OJC)
# 2 Max Perkoff Off the Ground Blue and Sentimental (Playground)
# 3 Billie Holiday The Billie Holiday Collection, Vol. 2 Without Your Love (Verve)
# 4 Monk's Music Trio Monk's Bones Ugly Beauty (CMB)
# 5 Hector Villa-Lobos Arleen Auger and the Yale Cellos of Aldo Parisot Aria from "Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5 for Soprano and Orchestra of Violoncellos" (Delos)
# 6 Ella Fitzgerald The Best of the Duke Ellington Songbook Solitude (Verve)
# 7 Keith Jarrett Facing You In Front (ECM)
         
Book William Goldman, "The Princess Bride"
         
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Steve Adams
30 May
Will Bernard
11 Apr
Barbara Borden
21 Mar
Jim Butler
13 Jun
Ian Carey
21 Feb
Judy Chaikin
17 Jan
Beth Custer
01 Aug
Kai Eckhardt
03 Jan
Kimberly Gordon
28 Mar
Alex Hahn
08 Aug
Bill Holman
28 Feb
Tommy Igoe
07 Mar
Namita Kapoor
22 Aug
  Meklit
27 Jun
  Najee
25 Jul
Glenn Richman
15 Aug
Alfredo Rodriguez
25 Apr
Dan Sabanovich
02 May
Judy Wexler
04 Apr