Dave Brubeck

Take Five by Dave Brubeck

Take Five by Dave Brubeck (1920-) David Warren “Dave” Brubeck is an American jazz pianist. He has written a number of jazz standards, including “In Your Own Sweet Way” and “The Duke”. Brubeck’s style ranges from refined to bombastic, reflecting his mother’s attempts at classical training and his improvisational skills. His music is known for …

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Straight No Chaser by Thelonious Monk

Blue Monk by Thelonious Monk (1917-1982) Thelonious Sphere Monk was an American jazz pianist and composer considered one of the giants of American music. Monk had a unique improvisational style and made numerous contributions to the standard jazz repertoire, including “Epistrophy”, “‘Round Midnight”, “Blue Monk”, “Straight, No Chaser” and “Well, You Needn’t”. Monk is the …

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The Duke by Dave Brubeck

The Duke by Dave Brubeck (1920-) David Warren “Dave” Brubeck is an American jazz pianist. He has written a number of jazz standards, including “In Your Own Sweet Way” and “The Duke”. Brubeck’s style ranges from refined to bombastic, reflecting his mother’s attempts at classical training and his improvisational skills. His music is known for …

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Blue Rondo A La Turque by Dave Brubeck

Blue Rondo A La Turque by Dave Brubeck (1920-) David Warren “Dave” Brubeck is an American jazz pianist. He has written a number of jazz standards, including “In Your Own Sweet Way” and “The Duke”. Brubeck’s style ranges from refined to bombastic, reflecting his mother’s attempts at classical training and his improvisational skills. His music …

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