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Dave Brubeck at the Newport Jazz Festival 1963

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Dave Brubeck at the Newport Jazz Festival 1963

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 The Dave Brubeck Quartet: Three To Get Ready [ Their Last TimeOut 1967]



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 The Dave Brubeck Quartet: Three To Get Ready [ Their Last TimeOut 1967]



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The Dave Brubeck Quartet: Three To Get Ready [ Their Last TimeOut 1967]

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Dave Brubeck and Iola Whitlock Brubeck, pictured in 1942. 
Photo courtesy of the Holt-Atherton Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library.

Dave Brubeck and Iola Whitlock Brubeck, pictured in 1942.

Photo courtesy of the Holt-Atherton Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library.

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 Dave Brubeck - Unsquare Dance



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 Dave Brubeck - Unsquare Dance



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Dave Brubeck - Unsquare Dance

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Milvertons’ Jazz Favourites 8 / 35 Dave Brubeck 

Dave Brubeck was a pianist who worked in the Cool, West Coast, and Third Stream realms of jazz. Born in Concord, California in 1920 to a cattle rancher and piano teacher, Brubeck did not originally plan to become a musician and couldn’t even read music, a fact he hid until it was discovered when he was in college. His unique sound, the use of an abundance of chords rather than single notes, can in part be attributed to an injury he sustained while surfing, which resulted in nerve pains in his hands. In 1951 he formed The Dave Brubeck Quartet, which would run into the late 60s, though he would continue to play with various formations until his death in 2012. I love Brubeck’s cool sound and there is a particular voicing present in his music that is immediately recognizable. It is sometimes introspective without being overly melancholy, which suits when one is in a contemplative, but optimistic mood. 

Listen: 1. Time Out  2. Unisphere  3. Blue Rondo A La Turk

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 The Dave Brubeck Quartet // Strange Meadow Lark


 I feel like I could sit next to a fireside smoking a fat cigar with a fine glass of wine in my other hand.



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 The Dave Brubeck Quartet // Strange Meadow Lark


 I feel like I could sit next to a fireside smoking a fat cigar with a fine glass of wine in my other hand.



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The Dave Brubeck Quartet // Strange Meadow Lark

I feel like I could sit next to a fireside smoking a fat cigar with a fine glass of wine in my other hand.

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Dave Brubeck

Dave Brubeck

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 Dave Brubeck Quartet - It’s Only A Paper Moon



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 Dave Brubeck Quartet - It’s Only A Paper Moon



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Dave Brubeck Quartet - It’s Only A Paper Moon

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