Articles tagged paul desmond

Dave Brubeck: The Definitive Dave Brubeck on Fantasy, Concord Jazz, and Telarc

The Pre-Columbia Brubeck and the Post-Columbia Brubeck, the bookends to a unique jazz life.

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13 Apr 2007 // 5:08 AM

Jazz legend Dave Brubeck is still going strong at 86

MODESTO, Calif.—There’s more to Dave Brubeck than the classic jazz composition “Take Five.” In fact, that haunting song, composed in 5/4 time, was written

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31 Dec 1994 // 11:03 PM

        Rob McConnell Tentet: self-titled

The press release for this album has it that trombonist Rob McConnell is “One of the world’s most recognized composers and arrangers for large

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31 Dec 1994 // 11:03 PM

	Paul Desmond: Lemme Tell Ya ‘Bout Desmond

“Alianca”, one of the most beautiful tracks included on this compilation of the work of alto saxophonist Paul Desmond, puts me in mind of seeing

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//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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