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)
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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
David Hart
04 Nov
Ellen Johnson
17 Jun
Steffen Kuehn
02 Dec
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
Howard Wiley
28 Oct