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Maria Schneider with host Ted Panken Photo Credit: Takehiko Tak Tokiwa

Did you miss Maria Schneider’s Desert Island Discs?

January 20, 2017

 It was a great night of listening (and dancing) as Maria Schneider shared her Desert Island Discs. Thank you to Ted Panken for hosting!

Maria Schneider with host Ted Panken Photo Credit: Takehiko Tak Tokiwa

Maria Schneider with host Ted Panken
Photo Credit: Takehiko Tak Tokiwa

Here are Maria’s Desert Island Discs, would any of these make your list? 
SONG LEADER/COMPOSER ALBUM
1. “Up Up and Away” 5th Dimension
2. “Appalachian Spring” Aaron Copland
3. “I Loves You Porgy” Bill Evans Village Vanguard Sessions
4. “Oh Bess, Oh Where’s My Bess” Miles Davis and Gil Evans Porgy and Bess
5. “My Funny Valentine” Mel Lewis Orch Make Me Smile
6. “Stratusphunk” George Russel/Gil Evans Out of the Cool
7. “The Barbara Song” Kurt Weill/Gil Evans Individualism of Gil Evans
8. “Filles de Kilimanjaro” Miles Davis Filles de Kilimanjaro
9. “The Four Temperaments” Paul Hindemith
10. “G Major Piano Concerto” Maurice Ravel
11. “Alcazar de Sevillia” Paco de Lucia Live in America
12. “Memoria e Fado” Egberto Gismonti Danca Dos Excravos
13. “Too Late Now” Shirley Horn You Won’t Forget Me
14. “Quantas Lagrimas” A Velha Guarda da Portela Portela Passado de Gloria

 

DESERT ISLAND DISCS 2017

At Desert Island Discs we invite jazz musicians to present eight(or more) musical albums, from any genre, that were essential to the evolution of their musical personality.
The remaining Desert Island Discs include include Nicolas Payton (2/9), Donald Harrison (3/2) and Bill Charlap (3/30).