Dave Brubeck has made his final departure

joyfulguyDecember 6, 2012

A couple of days ago ... and it would have been his 92nd? birthday the next day.

He had many years of touring his music, which was greatly appreciated by many, through much of the world.

They said the other day that the average age of the Rolling Stones is 68 and a few months ...

... and of the justices of the U.S. Supreme Court was 66 ... and 364 days.

ole joyfuelled

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kayjones

Yes, Ed - a lot of great talents have died - just reminds me to enjoy every day, realizing I'm getting 'up there', too.

Rest in peace, Dave, knowing you were loved in this world - THANK YOU!

Here is a link that might be useful: Dave Brubeck died Wed., Dec. 4, 2012

    Bookmark   December 6, 2012 at 4:57PM
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alisande

Sad, but what a good life! I'm sure I've mentioned here (probably more than once) that I used to live next door to Paul Desmond, Brubeck's saxophonist. They were great friends.

    Bookmark   December 6, 2012 at 5:36PM
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liz

such a gifted musician...he will be missed!

    Bookmark   December 6, 2012 at 10:05PM
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petaloid

I really enjoy his work -- that "Take 5" album was a favorite in our home when I was growing up.

He'll be missed, but I'm happy that he had a good, long life.

    Bookmark   December 6, 2012 at 10:39PM
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lily316

Absolutely loved the guy. Take Five is the very best jazz piece ever.

    Bookmark   December 7, 2012 at 3:15AM
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