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It's about time : the Dave Brubeck story

Author: Fred Hall
Publisher: Fayetteville : University of Arkansas Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A much-revered icon of jazz, Dave Brubeck, at seventy-five years of age, is still composing, recording, touring, and performing. He is, as Doug Ramsey calls him, "one of the most celebrated and successful jazz musicians of all time."" "It's About Time, Fred Hall's biography, explores the many influences on Brubeck's life and music: his youth on a cattle ranch in the foothills of the Sierras; a stint in Europe with  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hall, Fred, 1923-
It's about time.
Fayetteville : University of Arkansas Press, 1996
(OCoLC)636681825
Named Person: Dave Brubeck; Dave Brubeck; Dave Brubeck
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fred Hall
ISBN: 1557284040 9781557284044 1557284059 9781557284051
OCLC Number: 33047216
Description: xiii, 182 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Fred M. Hall.

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Including an extensive annotated discography, It's About Time is much more than an upbeat examination of the Brubeck phenomenon. It is also a penetrating view of the culture, the music, the  Read more...

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"Pianist and composer Dave Brubeck led a jazz quartet that produced the pop hit "Take Five" and achieved acclaim during the 1950s and 1960s. Hall, a veteran radio broadcaster, writes a fan's account Read more...

 
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Good bio about Dave Brubeck

by timthehistorynut (WorldCat user published 2009-03-02) Good Permalink

Biography on Brubeck’s career and personal life. Based on interviews author had with Brubeck, Brubeck’s family, and Brubeck’s associates. Select Discography at end, along with a general index and an index of “Works Mentioned” in text. Good source for in-depth biographical...
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