A Dave Brubeck Christmas
Today is the birthday of cool jazz pianist David Brubeck (1920-2012). If you recall, he passed away at around this time last year (one day shy of his birthday) and there were many tribute and enconiums. Today, we move on to a celebration by sharing his 1996 Christmas album:
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