Desert Island Jazz
Roswell Rudd (2006)

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"Rudd extracts sounds from the trombone that go back to New Orleans and further ahead than anyone has yet reached."
Nat Hentoff, Cosmopolitan
Pick Artist Album Song Label
# 1 Bud Freeman 1939-40 Shim-Me-Sha-Wabble (Classics)
# 2 Louis Armstrong Satchmo at Symphony Hall Royal Garden Blues (Decca)
# 3 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra The Carnegie Hall Concerts (January 1943) Dirge/Stomp (Johnny Come Lately) (Prestige)
# 4 Igor Stravinsky Symphonies and Concertos, Edo DeWart and the Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam Symphonies of Wind Instruments (Philips)
# 5 Herbie Nichols The Art of Herbie Nichols Hangover Triangle (Blue Note)
# 6 Béla Bartók String Quartets (Complete), Vermeer Quartet String Quartet No. 4 in C Major, Sz. 91, Bb 93 (Naxos)
# 7 Anton Webern Boulez Conducts Webern II Pieces (6) For Orchestra, Op. 6 (Deutsche Grammophon)
# 8 Miles Davis with Milt Jackson, Thelonious Monk, Percy Heath and Kenny Clarke Miles Davis and the Modern Jazz Giants Bemsha Swing (Prestige)
Book The Bruce Codex, and an Amharic Coptic primer
Luxury Item "My partner ... a very strong swimmer ... will transform herself into a mermaid"
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Melissa Aldana
11 Mar
Ron E. Beck
29 Apr
Pascal Bokar
07 Oct
Shanna Carlson
18 Mar
Sara Caswell
25 Mar
Carlos D'l Puerto
22 Jul
Kellye Gray
15 Jul
Ellen Johnson
17 Jun
Paul McCandless
08 Jul
Allison Miller
15 Apr
Melissa Morgan
29 Jul
Linda Oh
05 Aug
Dafnis Prieto
24 Jun
Jim Pugh
30 Sep
Fred Randolph
05 Feb
Harvie S
03 Jun
Jake Shapiro
10 Jun
Marcus Shelby
15 Jan
Bria Skonberg
04 Mar
Mark Soskin
20 May
Leslie Stoval
19 Aug
John Stowell
08 Apr
Toots Thielemans
02 Sep
Roseanna Vitro
26 Feb
Paul VornHagen
14 Oct
Don Was
12 Aug
Danielle Wertz
27 May