Saturday, December 8, 2012

Saturday Night At The Liberal Curmudgeon: Remembering Dave Brubeck

Jazz giant Dave Brubeck, whose music is known for its unusual time signatures and lyricism, passed away on Wednesday. Show above is the Dave Brubeck Quartet's 1961 performance of its famous "Take Five" from its influential "Time Out" album. This classic quartet included Brubeck, piano; Paul Desmond, alto sax; Joe Morello, drums; and Eugene Wright, bass. For more on Brubeck, see the obituary, photos and music videos provided by the New York Times.

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