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Brubeck Bold & Brassy / Grammercy Brass Orchestra


Release Date: 01/22/2016 
Label:  eOne   Catalog #: 7752   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Chris BrubeckDave Brubeck
Conductor:  John Henry Lambert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gramercy Brass
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 0 Hours 49 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

As a jazz musician, pianist, and writer of many great tunes he was indisputably on a level of his own. But there was much more to Dave's music and his talents as a composer. This recording provides a glimpse into the depth of Dave's vast and wonderful musical world, which ranged well beyond the world of jazz in which he is most well-known. Dave's catalog also included a broad output of written and classical compositions, which always provide windows into the sound world that was uniquely his own.

In his later years, Dave and his multi-instrumentalist son Chris, who played alongside his father as well as in his own bands, continued their onstage collaborations, as well as composing together, and it was under the guidance of
Read more Chris that this recording was made, just prior to Dave's death in 2012. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Bass Trombone by Chris Brubeck
Conductor:  John Henry Lambert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gramercy Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 47 Secs. 
2.
The Things You Never Remember by Dave Brubeck
Conductor:  John Henry Lambert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gramercy Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
3.
The Gates of Justice by Dave Brubeck
Conductor:  John Henry Lambert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gramercy Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1969; USA 
Length: 5 Minutes 20 Secs. 
4.
In your own sweet way by Dave Brubeck
Conductor:  John Henry Lambert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gramercy Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Length: 6 Minutes 48 Secs. 
5.
On the Threshhold of Liberty by Chris Brubeck
Conductor:  John Henry Lambert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gramercy Brass
Length: 9 Minutes 14 Secs. 
6.
Polishing the Brass by Dave Brubeck
Conductor:  John Henry Lambert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gramercy Brass
Length: 5 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Notes: Written in collaboration with Chris Brubeck 
7.
Lord, Lord by Dave Brubeck
Conductor:  John Henry Lambert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gramercy Brass
Length: 6 Minutes 30 Secs. 
8.
Upon This Rock by Dave Brubeck
Conductor:  John Henry Lambert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gramercy Brass
Length: 8 Minutes 14 Secs. 

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 Brubeck Bold and Brassy January 30, 2016 By R G W. (Arlington, VA) See All My Reviews "Excellent!" Report Abuse
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