Desert Island Jazz
Zaki Nadiri (2005)
Pick Artist Album Song Label
# 1 Dodo Marmarosa 1945-1950 Mellow Mood (Classics)
# 2 Shorty Rogers The Rarest, Vol. 2 (LP) Elaine's Lullaby (RCA Jazzline)
# 3 June Christy Day Dreams A Mile Down the Highway (Capitol)
# 4 Curtis Fuller Smokin' (LP) People, Places and Things (Mainstream)
# 5 Sam Noto Entrance! (LP) Nostalgia (Xanadu)
# 6 Oscar Pettiford Orchestra Deep Passion Now See How You Are (Impulse)
# 7 Miles Davis First Miles Milestones (Savoy)
# 8 Jack Wilson Autumn Sunset Waltz for Ahmed (Discovery)
Book "African-American Poetry" (Anthology 1773-1927), ed. Joan R. Sherman; or "Civilization or Barbarism: An Authentic Anthropology", Cheikh Anta Diop; or "Survival Strategies for Africans in America", Anthony T. Browder; or "The Collected Poems of Langston Hughes"
Luxury Item A swimming costume
Alternate Picks/Not Broadcast
Alt 1 Pepper Adams Ephemera (LP) N/A (Zim)
Alt 2 Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers Anthenagin (LP) N/A (Prestige)
Alt 3 Leonard Feather's Encyclopedia of Jazz All Stars Leonard Feather Presents the Sound of Feeling and the Sound of Oliver Nelson (LP) N/A (Verve)
Alt 4 Luis Gasca The Little Giant (LP) N/A (Atlantic)
Alt 5 Coleman Hawkins and Bud Powell The Hawk in Germany (LP) N/A (Black Lion)
Alt 6 Ahmad Jamal Alhambra (LP) N/A (Argo)
Alt 7 Roger Kellaway Cello Quartet (LP) N/A (A&M)
Alt 8 Ramsey Lewis Trio and Jean duShon You Better Believe Me (LP) N/A (Argo)
Alt 9 Junior Mance featuring David "Fathead" Newman Live at the Top (LP) N/A (Atlantic)
Alt 10 Music Inc. Music Inc. and Big Band (LP) N/A (Strata East)
Alt 11 Bud Powell Plays His Own Compositions Audrey (Blue Moon)
Alt 12 Don Randi Trio Where Do We Go from Here? (LP) N/A (Verve)
Alt 13 Lou Rawls Nobody but Lou (LP) N/A (Capitol)
Alt 14 Joe Williams That Kind of Woman (LP) N/A (Roulette)
Alt 15 N/A Jazz for a Sunday Afternoon, Vol. 3: The West Coast Scene (LP) N/A (Solid State)
Castaways by date
Paul Anastasio
25 Sep
Macy Blackman
19 Jun
George Cole
21 Aug
Alex Condé
06 Mar
Kit Eakle
04 Sep
Phillip Greenlief
13 Feb
Noah Griffin
06 Nov
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
Jacqui Naylor
13 Nov
Dave Newhouse
14 Aug
Zack Rogow
24 Apr
Holli Ross
17 Jul
Ellen Seeling
02 Oct
Richard Seidel
09 Oct
Edward Simon
31 Jul
Tessa Souter
23 Oct
Steve Turré
07 Aug
Donna Viscuso
20 Nov
Patrick Wolff
16 Jan