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Sunday 11/02/2018 ** Today's Listening

This is what I have been listening to today

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Desmond's Quotes // Time After Time

Happy New Year!  I hope these first twelve (or thirteen depending where in the world you are) days have been great for you.  So, first things first- what happened to the posts about vinyl?  715 more words

Desmond's Quotes

Desmond's Quotes // Three To Get Ready

Exactly 50 years ago today, the Dave Brubeck Quartet played their last concert date as a regular unit.  After being on the road more or less constantly since 1951, Brubeck was ready for a break.  442 more words

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Desmond's Quotes- Christmas Edition // Santa Claus Is Coming To Town

After a slate of instances where the various band members made references to Christmas tunes in their solos on non-Christmas songs, here’s an instance of the opposite.  537 more words

Desmond's Quotes

Desmond's Quotes- Christmas Edition // St. Louis Blues

Rolling along with the festive-themed ‘Desmond’s Quotes’, this post highlights another band member of the Brubeck Quartet making Christmas references in their solo.  This recording is unique in that there are numerous quotes and references flying around, and it’s not just Paul Desmond that engages in the shenanigans. 527 more words

Dave Brubeck

I listened to the mourning radio program of George Avakian(2)

December 06. 2017

Continuing from yesterday,I will post my favorite songs according to the album introduced in the program.

In 1956 Duke Ellington and his Orchestra appeared at Newport Jazz Festival. 456 more words

Jazz

Monday 4/12/2017 ** Today's Listening

This is what I have been listening to today

Monday: 4/12/2017 24 more words
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