A classic West Coast jazz quartet: saxophonist Paul Desmond, drummer Joe Dodge, pianist Dave Brubeck, bassist Bob Bates. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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Paul Desmond with the Dave Brubeck Quartet. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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