Remembering Dave Brubeck

By | April 15, 2013

Listen to This EpisodeJazz icon Dave BrubeckIn this hour, we remember the great Dave Brubeck who passed away last year at the age of 91. We’ll talk with Dave’s son Chris Brubeck about his memories of his legendary father, and hear how Dave Brubeck defied the odds and became a jazz celebrity in the early rock and roll era .  And we’ll take a tour of the experimental side of Dave Brubeck with our jazz historian Lewis Porter, and explore why Brubeck disbanded his legendary quartet and turned to religious music in the 1970s. (59:00)


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