Dave Brubeck - Greatest Hits - 1967 (24/96 Vinyl Rip)

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Dave Brubeck - Greatest Hits - 1967 (24/96 Vinyl Rip)

Dave Brubeck - Greatest Hits - 1967
Vinyl Rip in 24 Bit-96 kHz | Redbook 16 Bit-44 kHz | FLAC | Cue | No Log | Covers | FS*FP*FF | 923 MB + 250 MB
1967 / Genre: Jazz - CBS Records - NL

The Dave Brubeck quartet with altoist Paul Desmond was Brubeck's finest instrument. Desmond's gauzy sound and fluent improvisations provided effective contrast to Brubeck's own assertive, slightly stiff piano playing and drummer Joe Morello smoothed out the most challenging rhythms.
Catchy compositions (very accessible) by legendary musicians; enjoy this "Greatest Hits" compilation album. This album is 45 years old, but still sounds great!

Note > No silence was deleted; please burn this album gapless..



Review:

While greatest-hits albums from jazz artists are sometimes dubious propositions, Dave Brubeck is the rare exception to the rule. Brubeck concentrated on the song as much as the performance, which is one of the reasons why he appealed to such a wide audience and it's also the reason why Greatest Hits is such an entertaining and effective sampler.

Featuring such familiar items as "Take Five," "In Your Own Sweet Way," "The Duke," "Trolley Song," "Unsquare Dance," and "Blue Rondo à la Turk," the collection provides a fine introduction to Brubeck's collegiate jazz for the uninitiated. Time Out remains the best place to start a Brubeck appreciation, but this is an excellent single-disc sampler.

Review Allmusic.com > Stephen Thomas Erlewine


Track List:
    01 Take Five
    02 I'm in a Dancing Mood
    03 In Your Own Sweet Way
    04 Camptown Races
    05 The Duke

    06 It's A Raggy Waltz
    07 Bossa Nova U.S.A.
    08 Trolley Song
    09 Unsquare Dance
    10 Blue Rondo a la Turk
    11 Theme from Mr. Broadway

Musicians:

Dave Brubeck: Piano
Paul Desmond: Alto Saxophone
Eugene Wright: Double Bass
Joe Morello: Drums





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