Jazz giant Dave Brubeck has thrilled millions of music lovers over the past 50 years with his exciting sound, fearlessly blending hot and cool rhythms in his songs and making jazz standards fresh and modern with his unique approach. A truly creative artist who broke all the rules, Brubeck drew inspiration for his music from the rhythms of the ranch where he grew up, dreaming of becoming a cowboy like his father. Pouring his adventurous yearnings into music, Brubeck formed the Dave Brubeck Quartet, which exploded on the jazz scene and gained international fame with the elegantly sophisticated "Take Five" and changed the world of jazz forever.
Dave Brubeck is a giant in the jazz scene, perhaps best-known for his song "Take Five" which altered the face of modern jazz. Rediscover him with this unique profile of the man, interspersed with some of his cool jazz sounds.