Posts tagged Chucho Valdés

nprmusic:

Just one day shy of 92, David Brubeck has died. We are working on a proper obit for the jazz pianist, but the meantime, download a one-hour documentary on the man who made “Take Five” and “Blue Rondo a la Turk” such enduring standards.
Photo: Hulton Archive/Getty Images

I can report that everyone in Carnegie Hall last night thought of Brubeck and smiled for a moment when Chucho Valdés ever so briefly quoted Take Five.

nprmusic:

Just one day shy of 92, David Brubeck has died. We are working on a proper obit for the jazz pianist, but the meantime, download a one-hour documentary on the man who made “Take Five” and “Blue Rondo a la Turk” such enduring standards.

Photo: Hulton Archive/Getty Images

I can report that everyone in Carnegie Hall last night thought of Brubeck and smiled for a moment when Chucho Valdés ever so briefly quoted Take Five.