In celebration of Dave Brubeck’s 60th Anniversary of his recording debut, Concord Music Group proudly presents Best of Brubeck (1979-2004). The 20 selections herein, recorded for Concord Jazz (DISC ONE) and Telarc (DISC TWO), are a model of balance between live and in-studio performances (11 and 9 selections, respectively). There are 11 supple Brubeck originals, older and newer, joined by standards and jazz perennials.
Featuring: Bobby Militello, alto saxophone; Jack Six, bass (#1-4, 10); Alec Dankworth, bass (#5,6); Michael Moore, bass (#7-9); Randy Jones, drums
*FIRST EVER COMPILATION that combines the best of Brubeck’s
Concord and Telarc material, 1979-2004.
*Compiled by original session producer, RUSSELL GLOYD.
*Liner notes by noted jazz historian, BOB BLUMENTHAL.
*Features Brubeck’s signature song, "TAKE FIVE" (recorded live in