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"Dave Brubeck, Time Out - 200 Gram"

DAVE BRUBECK QUARTET - TIME OUT - THIS IS THE 200 GRAM CLASSIC RECORDS RELEASE SEALED OUT OF PRINT AUDIOPHILE MASTERPIECE. THIS TITLE IS NOW TREMENDOUSLY RARE COLLECTORS PIECE. OUR LAST COPY FOREVER. Boasting the first jazz instrumental to sell a million copies, the Paul Desmond-penned "Take Five," TIME OUT captures the celebrated jazz quartet at the height of both its popularity and its powers. Recorded in 1959, the album combines superb performances by pianist Brubeck, alto saxophonist Desmond, drummer Joe Morrello and bassist Gene Wright. Along with "Take Five," the album features another one of the group's signature compositions, "Blue Rondo a la Turk." Though influenced by the West Coast-cool school, Brubeck's greatest interest and contribution to jazz was the use of irregular meters in composition, which he did with great flair. Much of the band's appeal is due to Desmond, whose airy tone and fluid attack often carried the band's already strong performances to another level. Together, he and Brubeck proved one of the most potent pairings of the era. -
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