Dave Brubeck



Dave Brubeck

Rating
Active
1942 to 2012
Born
December 6, 1920 in California
Died
December 5, 2012
Location
Concord, California, United States
Biography
David Warren Brubeck (born December 6, 1920 in Concord, California - December 5, 2012) was an American jazz pianist who has written a number of jazz standards, including "In Your Own Sweet Way" and "The Duke". He was probably best known for "Take Five", written by saxophone player Paul Desmond, who was the saxophonist in The Dave Brubeck Quartet. Due to the immense popularity of his work, Brubeck had won multiple awards such as a lifetime achievement award from the Grammys in 1996, a National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Masters Fellowship in 1999, and a Kennedy Center Honor in 2009.
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Top Songs by Dave Brubeck


Take Five

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Blue Rondo a la Turk

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Jazz Collection

My Favorite Things

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That Old Black Magic

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Columbia Jazz Profile

Trolley Song

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Jazz Collection

There'll Be Some Changes Made

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Somewhere

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You Go to My Head

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Evenin'

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I Feel Pretty

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Legenden des Jazz: Dave Brubeck

Legenden des Jazz: Dave Brubeck

Dave Brubeck July 29, 2016

12 Tracks

The Real Ambassadors

The Real Ambassadors

Dave Brubeck July 5, 2014

19 Tracks

The White House Sessions, Live 1962

The White House Sessions, Live 1962

Dave Brubeck May 24, 2013

16 Tracks

Bennett & Brubeck: The White House Sessions, Live 1962

Bennett & Brubeck: The White House Sessions, Live 1962

Dave Brubeck May 24, 2013

14 Tracks

Brubeck Plays Brubeck

Brubeck Plays Brubeck

Dave Brubeck January 2, 2013

9 Tracks

Brubeck & American Poets: Pacific Mozart Ensemble

Brubeck & American Poets: Pacific Mozart Ensemble

Dave Brubeck September 4, 2012

19 Tracks

Gone With The Wind

Gone With The Wind

Dave Brubeck February 9, 2011

11 Tracks

Take Five

Take Five

Dave Brubeck December 19, 2010

16 Tracks

Greatest Hits

Greatest Hits

Dave Brubeck December 19, 2010

11 Tracks

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