My Desert Island selection

Desert Island albums:

  • Paul McCartney – Chaos and Creation in the Backyard
  • Mike Oldfield – Ommadawn
  • Kemper Crabb – The Vigil
  • Anthony Phillips – The Geese and the Ghost
  • Phil Keaggy – Beyond Nature
  • Brian Eno – Another Green World
  • JS Bach: Goldberg Variations (Glenn Gould, piano – 1955 Columbia recording)
  • Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez (Narciso Yepes, guitar – 1969 Deutche Grammophon recording)

And the Desert Island Discs themselves:

  • Paul McCartney – This Never Happened Before
  • Mike Oldfield – On Horseback
  • Anthony Phillips – Sleepfall: The Geese Fly West
  • Phil Keaggy – I Feel The Winds Of God Today
  • Kemper Crabb – They That Go Down To The Sea In Ships
  • Francisco Tarréga – Recuerdos de l’Alhambra (Narciso Yepes, guitar)
  • Brian Eno – Spider And I
  • Keith Jarrett – Hymn Of Remembrance

Update: This wasn’t meant to go out in quite such a “stark” form, but I hit “publish” instead of “save draft”! Perhaps I’ll keep it this way for now, and maybe write more about my choices another time. Hope this is of interest regardless…


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