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"
         
Luxury Item A chicken, or a lifetime subscription to the "New York Times"
Castaways by date
Macy Blackman
19 Jun
George Cole
21 Aug
Alex Condé
06 Mar
Phillip Greenlief
13 Feb
Tammy Hall
27 Feb
Alan Hall
22 May
Christian Howes
27 Mar
Kymberly Jackson
03 Apr
Julie Kelly
20 Feb
Maya Kronfeld and Valerie Troutt
29 May
Jennifer Lee
17 Apr
Steven Lugerner
24 Jul
Steve McQuarry
05 Jun
Dave Newhouse
14 Aug
Zack Rogow
24 Apr
Holli Ross
17 Jul
Edward Simon
31 Jul
Steve Turré
07 Aug
Patrick Wolff
16 Jan