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Books: State Of The Arts

There is far more to the arts in California than the movies. Through 54 probing interviews with prominent writers, composers, architects and painters, Isenberg,...

Jazz: Dave Becomes David

Conductors of symphony orchestras are not the only musicians complaining about hectic schedules and overwork these days. Jazz Pianist Dave Brubeck has...

Music: Successful Failure

Back in the days when he was just another struggling West Coast pianist, Dave Brubeck was a critical success, extravagantly admired by the eggheads of jazz...

Music: Subconscious Pianist

In Manhattan the word went out among the live-wire jive set: hear Brubeck. At 31, Dave Brubeck of lone, Calif, is best known on the West Coast, but his piano...

Music: Poppa Dave

Back in the 1950s and early 1960s, college kids would no more have been without their LPs of Pianist Dave Brubeck's Jazz Goes to College, Brubeck Time* and...

Music: Pops Tops

The magazine Down Beat ("Everything in the World about the World of Music") published its annual readers' popularity poll last week, decided that "this was the...

Music: The Man on Cloud No. 7

(See Cover) Pianist David Brubeck, described by fans as a wigging cat with a far-out wail* and by more conventional critics as probably the most exciting new...

Music: Symphonic Jam Session

As the members of the San Diego Symphony filed onstage for the second half of their concert at the Balboa Park Bowl last week, they were impeccably dressed in...

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