Dave Brubeck1920 -
Distinguished as a composer and pianist, Dave Brubeck is an important figure in the development of experimental jazz in America. Brubeck has also composed numerous classic songs, including many settings of American poets such as Langston Hughes and Dana Gioia.
Photo: Dave Brubeck, G. Schirmer website
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