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Happy 90th: Dave Brubeck

Dave Brubeck
Dec 6, 2010 Updated Dec 16, 2010

Jazz legend Dave Brubeck has reached another milestone, 51 years after the celebrated album 'Time Out' pushed him into popular conciousness...

Dave Brubeck: 90 years of age on December 6, 2010.

Hear Dave Brubeck talking about his record-breaking album Time Out here.

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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 Dec 14, 2010. 3:03pm
DFR said

Happy birthday old Dave, Thanks for all the good moments you have given us! Keep going!

On Feb 25, 2011. 3:07pm
Christopher Lynch said

Have a great birthday Dave and stick around longer please!
"Take Five", was possibly my first favourite jazz piece when I was just a skinny little kid. (Although I realise the late Paul Desmond wrote it.) Gee I had fun trying to imitate Joe Morello's dangly drum solo. Additionally, I still adore Desmond's cool alto sound.
Loved that quirky album cover art on "Time Out".
Thanks Dave.

On Feb 25, 2011. 3:09pm
Christopher Lynch said

PS: Sorry my good wishes were so late Dave!

On Apr 6, 2011. 10:39pm
Steve Haywood said

What an incredible man !!!!!!! God love you Dave !!!!!!!!!!!!!

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