A Celebration of the Life and Music of Dave Brubeck

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A Celebration of the Life and Music of Dave Brubeck

Performing Artists List:

*    Bill Charlap, piano
*    Chick Corea, piano
*    Darius Brubeck, piano
*    Renee Rosnes, piano
*    John Salmon, piano
*    Andy Laverne, piano
*    Ted Rosenthal, piano
*    Rufus Reid, bass
*    Eugene Wright, bass
*    Chris Brubeck, electric bass, bass trombone
*    Paquito D’Rivera, tenor sax
*    Branford Marsalis, tenor sax
*    Michael Pedicin, Jr., tenor sax
*    Paul Winter, alto sax
*    Randy Brecker, trumpet
*    Jon Faddis, trumpet
*    Roy Hargrove, trumpet
*    Mark Morganelli, flugelhorn
*    Roberta Gambarini, vocals
*    Hilary Kole, vocals
*    Dan Brubeck, drums
*    Matthew Brubeck, cello
*    Deepak Ram, flute
The Brubeck Institute Alumni Jazz Quintet

Speakers include The Very Reverend James Kowalski, Dean of the Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine, Iola Brubeck and George Wein. Sirius XM’s Mark Ruffin will host the proceedings. It is also expected that some of the artists will share stories and thoughts during the program which is free to the public.

Jazz legend Dave Brubeck passed away on December 5, 2012 at age 91, the day before his 92nd birthday. A private funeral was held in Wilton, Connecticut in December, 2012.

Legend. American icon. Jazz titan. These are just a handful of the accolades offered to jazz composer and pianist Dave Brubeck.

Dave Brubeck recorded over 100 albums from 1942 to 2011 and broke musical ground for composing commercially successful music in odd time signatures. He was also lauded for his many ballets, orchestral, oratorio and choral works. As one of the best known and most highly-regarded American ambassadors of jazz throughout the globe, he made the cover of Time Magazine in 1954.

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A Celebration of the Life and Music of Dave Brubeck
Event Category: Live Music
When: May 11, 2013
Time: 4:00am - 12:00pm
Where: Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine
More Info: http://www.stjohndivine.org/
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Cathedral-of-St-John-the-Divine-NYC/144763011483
Twitter: https://twitter.com/CathedralPhil
Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLEFE9A880FD97F522


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