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Dave Brubeck On Piano Jazz

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Dave Brubeck Quartet: Newport Jazz Festival 2009

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Dave Brubeck Quartet On JazzSet

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A Braid Of Words: Guest DJ Eduardo Halfon, Author Of 'The Polish Boxer'

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Dave Brubeck: Composing Ansel Adams

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Dave Brubeck in Concert from the Monterey Jazz Festival - 09/23/2007

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Jazz Greats Return to Glory on DVD

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In a 1999 interview with Fresh Air's Terry Gross, Dave Brubeck talked about his decades in the music industry and his first love: rodeo roping. Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images hide caption

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Celebrating The Life Of Jazz Pianist Dave Brubeck

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Remembering The Vital Force Of Jazz Pianist Dave Brubeck

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The Story Of Dave Brubeck's 'Take Five'

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The Dave Brubeck Quartet: 'Time Out'

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Monterey Moods

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As of 2008, Dave Brubeck still tours extensively with his jazz quartet, often performing his religious works. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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Dave Brubeck: In His Own Sweet Way

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Dave Brubeck: An Unlikely Hit, 50 Years Strong

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