Dave Brubeck

      Tribute to Dave Brubeck with “A” Band, NiteCap and faculty guests

      Cap Jazz

      BlueShore Financial Centre

      Friday, January 24, 2014 @ 8 PM


      Music Direction: Brad Turner ("A" Band) and Réjean Marois (NiteCap)

      Our annual tribute concert honours the legendary American jazz pianist Dave Brubeck. The famed Dave Brubeck Quartet was an iconic jazz ensembles of the 50s and 60s. The seminal "Take Five" was the group's biggest hit reaching number 25 in 1961 on Billboard's Hot 100, a rare achievement for a jazz composition. Popular standards include "In Your Own Sweet Way", "Summer Song" and "The Duke". He was presented with a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 1996.