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Desmond After Dark (With the Dave Brubeck Quartet)

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Alto saxophonist Paul Desmond's solos kept me connected to the Dave Brubeck Quartet's music. A perfect "dry martini" mix of boundless lyricism and musical excellence. The following tunes were selected from several albums included in the The Dave Brubeck Quartet: The Complete Columbia Studio Albums Collection 1954 to 1967 box set.

TrackNameTimeArtistAlbum
1The Night We Called it a Day6:11Dave BrubeckAngel Eyes
2Take Five5:27The Dave Brubeck QuartetTime Out
3Georgia On My Mind6:42The Dave Brubeck QuartetGone With The Wind
4Angel Eyes7:27Dave BrubeckAngel Eyes
5Coracao Sensival (Tender Heart)4:17The Dave Brubeck QuartetBossa Nova U.S.A.
6Marble Arch7:02Dave BrubeckJazz Impressions Of Eurasia
7Trolley Song3:08The Dave Brubeck QuartetBossa Nova U.S.A.
8Autumn In Washington Square5:33Dave BrubeckJazz Impressions Of New York
9Forty Days4:41Dave BrubeckTime In
10Softly, William, Softly5:41Dave BrubeckTime In
11Audrey3:34The Dave Brubeck QuartetBrubeck Time
12Little Girl Blue5:36The Dave Brubeck QuartetMy Favorite Things
13Bluette5:23The Dave Brubeck QuartetTime Further Out
14My Romance6:55The Dave Brubeck QuartetMy Favorite Things


Photo Credit: Bob Willoughby

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