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Dave Brubeck Quartet

The Dave Brubeck Quartet was a jazz quartet, founded in 1951 by Dave Brubeck and featuring Paul Desmond on saxophone and Brubeck on piano. By 1958, after a handful of different drummers and bassists, the "Classic Quartet" — the make up of the band until it dissolved in 1967 — had been assembled; consisting of Brubeck, Desmond, Joe Morello on drums, and Eugene Wright on bass. In 1959, the Dave Brubeck Quartet released Time Out, an album their label was enthusiastic about but nonetheless hesitant to release. Read more on

Dave Brubeck Quartet has 5 songs that have been featured in movies like American Pop, Ginger & Rosa, Another Woman and Heavy Traffic. What is your favorite song by Dave Brubeck Quartet?


Songs from Dave Brubeck Quartet

Take Five
Perdido (1941)
Take Five
Three to Get Ready and Four to Go
Unsquare Dance

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