Today In Jazz
Happy Birthday Dave Brubeck!
Today would have been the 93rd birthday of pianist/composer Dave Brubeck, who died earlier this year. His famous quartet of the 1950’s and 60’s was a household name around the world.
Here they are playing two of their greatest hits:
And one that wasn’t a huge seller but that is one of the most beautiful:
Brubeck gave a very candid and interesting interview at the Library of Congress. Let’s remember him on this first birthday anniversary: