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'Their Last Time Out' Dave Brubeck Quartet

Dave Brubeck
Jan 27, 2012 Updated Feb 10, 2012

The 'last performance' from the Dave Brubeck Quartet. Recorded in 1967 and just released on CD... More info here...

The Dave Brubeck 'classic' Quartet

Dave Brubeck; piano
Paul Desmond; alto sax
Eugene Wright; bass
Joe Morello; drums

Tracks in this feature

1. 'St Louis Blues'
2. 'Three To Get Ready'
3. 'Cielito Lindo'
4. 'La Paloma Azul'
5. 'Swanee River'
6. 'I'm In A Dancing Mood'
7. 'You Go To My Head'
8. 'Take Five'

Recorded: December 26, 1967, Pittsburgh, PA.
CD: Their Last Time Out (Columbia/Legacy 88697815622)

Although the 'classic' quartet did come together for a reunion tour in 1976, at the time of this 1967 recording, the group was to be abandoned indefinitely.  The recording had not been discovered until recently in Dave Brubeck's private archives.

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HIDDEN ERROR: Usage of "Associated_artists" is not recognized David Warren "Dave" Brubeck (December 6, 1920 - December 5, 2012) was an American jazz pianist and composer, considered to be one of the foremost exponents of cool jazz. He wrote a number of jazz standards, including "In Your Own Sweet Way" and "The Duke". Brubeck's style ranged from refined to bombastic, reflecting his mother's...

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On Feb 3, 2012. 9:50am
John said

a great listen[with eyes closed]..fantastic...saw them live from front row at 'the Stadium' in Sydney in ???

On Jan 30, 2012. 11:22am
ABC Jazz said

Hi Gem - tune in on Thursday, Feb 2 at 9pm...!
There'll also be listen-again streaming audio from this page after the broadcast too.... If you miss it live on-air.

On Jan 30, 2012. 9:10am
Gem said

How can I not listen to this!!
How sweet; they finish on Take Five :)

On Jan 28, 2012. 5:52pm
Christopher Lynch said

I'll be listening - wouldn't miss it for quids!

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