Dave Brubeck

A Celebration Of Dave Brubeck

Thursday, March 7th, 2013

“A Celebration of the Life and Music of Dave Brubeck” will be held on Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 4:00 P.M. at The Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine, 1047 Amsterdam Avenue in New York City.

Dave Brubeck was an American jazz pianist and composer, considered to be one of the foremost exponents of progressive 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 attempts at classical training and his improvisational skills. His music is known for employing unusual time signatures, and superimposing contrasting rhythms, meters, and tonalities.

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One Response to A Celebration Of Dave Brubeck

  1. Simon says:

    Wow, wish I could make it. Would loved to see that gig. Pity its in New York and I’m based in Norfolk UK so a 20 hour round trip at over $1000!

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