[ broo-bek ]
/ ˈbru bɛk /
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David Warren "Dave", 1920–2012, U.S. jazz pianist and composer.
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I listened to music by Miles Davis, Dave Brubeck and Horace Silver—each of the tracks more than a half-century old.Jazz (The Music of Coffee and Donuts) Has Respect, But It Needs Love|Ted Gioia|June 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One outside-the-boxer posted the sheet music for Take 5, composed by Paul Desmond and performed by The Dave Brubeck Quartet.Most Creative ‘Net Neutrality’ Comments on the FCC Website|Abby Haglage|June 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Brubeck and his quintet hit the road in 1954, touring American colleges and universities.
Brubeck and the band offer a flawless rendition of their signature tune in this appearance from the early 1960s.
British Dictionary definitions for Brubeck
/ (ˈbruːbɛk) /
Dave . 1920–2012, US modern jazz pianist and composer; formed his own quartet in 1951
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