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Brubeck Brothers Quartet in Harrisonburg, VA

April 10, 2020 | 8:00 PM

Forbes Center for the Performing Arts, Warsaw Avenue, Harrisonburg, VA, USA

The Brubeck Brothers will be celebrating Dave’s Centennial at James Madison University where, in addition to their concert on Friday, April 10th, they will be presenting a workshop on Thursday, April 9th, time to be determined.

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Brubeck Brothers Quartet at The Kent Stage, OH

April 11, 2020 | 7:00 PM

The Kent Stage, East Main Street, Kent, OH, USA

The Brubeck Brothers Quartet performs at The Kent Stage, Ohio.

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The Darius Brubeck Quartet at PizzaExpress Live (Maidstone), UK

April 11, 2020 | 8:30 PM

PizzaExpress Live 32 Earl Street Maidstone

The Darius Brubeck Quartet will feature their new critically acclaimed release “Live in Poland” and celebrate Dave Brubeck’s music in his Centennial Year.

Darius Brubeck (piano)

Dave O’Higgins (sax)

Matt Ridley (bass)

Wesley Gibbens (drums)

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Brubeck Brothers Quartet at Encore Performing Arts, Plymouth, IN

April 14, 2020 | 7:00 PM

Plymouth, IN, USA

The Brubeck Brothers Quartet will be performing at Encore Performing Arts in Plymouth, IN. More info to come soon!

Brubeck Brothers Quartet in Quincy, IL

April 16, 2020 | 7:30 PM

Quincy Junior High School, South 14th Street, Quincy, IL, USA

To celebrate his life and legacy, Dave’s sons, Chris and Dan Brubeck, who performed and recorded with their father since the 1970s, will curate a multimedia show with their own Brubeck Brothers Quartet presented by the Quincy Civic Music Association.

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Brubeck Brothers Quartet at Luther College in Decorah, Iowa

April 17, 2020 | 7:30 PM

Luther College, College Drive, Decorah, IA, USA

The Brubeck Brothers Quartet will be celebrating Dave Brubeck’s Centennial at the Center Stage Series at Luther College. The BBQ will be featuring many of Dave Brubeck’s classic tunes, as well as a few surprises too!

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The Darius Brubeck Quartet presented by the National Jazz Archive, Loughton, UK

April 18, 2020 | 2:30 PM

Loughton Methodist Church, High Road, Loughton, UK

On 18 April, the Darius Brubeck Quartet plays a fundraising concert for the National Jazz Archive.

It celebrates the music of Darius’ father, Dave Brubeck, in particular, the 60th anniversary of Dave Brubeck’s Time Out, one of the greatest jazz albums of all time and the first to sell a million copies, and including the iconic ‘Take Five’. The Quartet also present their latest album Live in Poland, in which Darius retraced his father’s 1958 tour in the former Communist country, featuring compositions by Dave Brubeck, Paul Desmond, Hugh Masekela and Darius himself.

Playing with Darius will be Brandon Allen on tenor sax, Matt Ridley on bass and Wesley Gibbens on drums.

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Brubeck Brothers Quartet at The Park Center in Hayward, WI

April 18, 2020 | 7:30 PM

Park Theater, US Highway 63, Hayward, WI, USA

The Brubeck Brothers Quartet will be celebrating Dave’s Centennial bringing his music and legacy to the Park Theater.

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Maryland Symphony performs "Time Out Suite"

April 19, 2020 | 7:30 PM

Maryland Theatre, South Potomac Street, Hagerstown, MD, USA

The Maryland Symphony, led by Maestro Elizabeth Schulze, will perform Chris’s new arrangement, The Time Out Suite, which includes all the tunes from the Dave Brubeck Quartet’s historic recording.

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The Darius Brubeck Quartet at The Stables, UK

April 21, 2020 | 8:00 PM

Stables Theatre Ltd, Stockwell Lane, Wavendon, Milton Keynes MK17 8LU, UK

In early 2020 the Darius Brubeck Quartet will launch their new CD Live in Poland on the Ubuntu Music label. It was recorded during their highly successful tour of Poland, where they played to full houses in six cities. The concerts celebrated the 60th anniversary of Dave Brubeck’s jazz ambassadorial tour behind the Iron Curtain in 1958. The new album includes Dave Brubeck’s hit Take Five as well as new compositions from Darius. On the road the quartet will also be commemorating Dave Brubeck’s centennial year.

Darius, Dave O Higgins, Matt Ridley and Wesley Gibbens have been playing together for 12 years, yet there is always a freshness about their performances.

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The Darius Brubeck Quartet at New Vic Theatre, UK

April 23, 2020 | 7:30 PM

Etruria Road, Newcastle-under-Lyme ST5 0JG, UK

The Darius Brubeck Quartet will be featuring their new critically acclaimed release, “Live in Poland”, and celebrating Dave Brubeck’s music in his Centennial Year.

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Brubeck Brothers Quartet returns to Pro Musica in Joplin, MO

April 24, 2020 | 7:30 PM

Pro Musica, South Main Street, Joplin, MO, USA

The Brubeck Brothers Quartet returns to Joplin to celebrate Dave’s Centennial!

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Brubeck Brothers Quartet at the Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts

April 25, 2020 | 7:00 PM

Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts, North East Street, Bloomington, IL, USA

The Brubeck Brothers Quartet performs at the Bloomington Center for the Arts in celebration of Dave Brubeck’s Centennial.

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Dave's "Gates of Justice" at Anchorage Festival of Music

April 26, 2020 | 4:00 PM

Bartlett High School, Golden Bear Drive, Anchorage, AK, USA

To celebrate Dave’s Centennial, the Anchorage Festival of Music will be presenting Dave Brubeck’s The Gates of Justice. This concert will commemorate the 50th anniversary of Dave’s first performance with the 1970 Anchorage Festival of Music. Along with a performance of The Gates of Justice, cross-generational jazz artists will perform timeless Brubeck classics such as Take Five and Blue Rondo à la Turk, just as the Brubeck family did in Anchorage 50 years ago.

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Brubeck Brothers Quartet at The Center for the Performing Arts in Carmel, IN

April 26, 2020 | 7:00 PM

The Center for the Performing Arts, Center Green, Carmel, IN, USA

The Brubeck Brothers Quartet, Drummer Dan Brubeck and bassist, trombonist and composer Chris Brubeck, lead their combo in a salute to their legendary father, Dave Brubeck.

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The Darius Brubeck Quartet in Aylesbury, UK

April 30, 2020 | 7:30 PM

St Mary's Square, Aylesbury HP20 2JJ, UK

The Darius Brubeck Quartet will be featuring their new critically acclaimed release, “Live in Poland”, and celebrating Dave Brubeck’s music in his Centennial Year.

Darius Brubeck – piano
Dave O’Higgins – tenor and soprano sax
Matt Ridley – double bass
Wesley Gibbens – drums

Tickets on www.ents24.com or from Aylesbury Music Shop/St Marys Cafe
Doors open 7:30pm
Concert starts 8:15pm

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BBQ at New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival with Bobby Millitello and Joey DeFrancesco

May 1, 2020 | 7:00 PM

1751 Gentilly Boulevard, New Orleans, LA, USA

The Brubeck Brothers Quartet celebrates Dave Brubeck’s Centennial at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival with Bobby Millitello and Joey DeFrancesco.

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The Darius Brubeck Quartet at Derby Theatre, UK

May 9, 2020 | 7:30 PM

The Darius Brubeck Quartet will be featuring their new critically acclaimed release, “Live in Poland”, and celebrating Dave Brubeck’s music in his Centennial Year.

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Brubeck Brothers Quartet at the Kay Meek Arts Centre, Vancouver

May 10, 2020 | 7:30 PM

Kay Meek Arts Centre, Mathers Avenue, West Vancouver, BC, Canada

To celebrate Dave Brubeck’s life and legacy in his centennial year, Dave’s sons Chris and Dan — who performed and recorded with their father since the 1970s — pay tribute to their dad with stories, video interviews and, of course, his music.

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Brubeck Brothers Quartet at La Mirada Theatre, CA

May 12, 2020 | 7:00 PM

La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts, La Mirada Boulevard, La Mirada, CA, USA

The Brubeck Brothers Quartet perform at La Mirada Center for the Performing Arts, CA.

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Brubeck Brothers Quartet at Lobero Theatre, CA

May 13, 2020 | 8:00 PM

Lobero Theatre, East Canon Perdido Street, Santa Barbara, CA, USA

The Brubeck Brothers Quartet performs at Lobero Theatre, Santa Barbara, CA.

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Brubeck Brothers Quartet at Montalvo Arts Center, CA

May 14, 2020 | 7:30 PM

Montalvo Arts Center, Montalvo Road, Saratoga, CA, USA

Through stories told by his sons and music performed by the Brubeck Brothers Quartet, this show invites audiences to travel along the timeline of Dave’s extraordinary life and career.

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Brubeck Brothers Quartet in Edmonds, WA

May 15, 2020 | 7:30 PM

Edmonds Center For the Arts, 4th Avenue North, Edmonds, WA, USA

2020 marks the Centennial Year of jazz giant Dave Brubeck. To celebrate his life and legacy, Dave’s sons Chris and Dan Brubeck, who performed and recorded with their father since the 1970s, curate a multimedia show with their own Brubeck Brothers Quartet.

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Brubeck Brothers Quartet in Houston, TX

May 16, 2020 | 8:00 PM

Wortham Theater Center, Texas Avenue, Houston, TX, USA

Society of the Performing Arts in Houston presents the Brubeck Brothers Quartet. To celebrate his life and legacy, Dave’s sons, Chris and Dan Brubeck, who performed and recorded with their father since the 1970s, curate a multimedia show with their own Brubeck Brothers Quartet. Through stories told by his sons, video interviews with Dave and musicians he influenced and music performed by the quartet, the show invites audiences to travel along the timeline of Dave’s extraordinary life and career.

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The Darius Brubeck Quartet in Birmingham, UK

May 16, 2020 | 8:00 PM

16 Frederick St, Birmingham B1 3HE, UK

The Darius Brubeck Quartet will be featuring their new critically acclaimed release, “Live in Poland”, and celebrating Dave Brubeck’s music in his Centennial Year.

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Brubeck Brothers Quartet in Austin, TX

May 17, 2020 | 7:00 PM

One World Theatre, Bee Caves Road, Austin, TX, USA

The Brubeck Brothers Quartet celebrates Dave’s Centennial in Austin!

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The Darius Brubeck Quartet at PizzaExpress Live (Soho), UK

May 28, 2020 | 8:30 PM

Pizza Express Jazz Club, 10 Dean Street, London, UK

The Darius Brubeck Quartet will feature their new critically acclaimed release “Live in Poland” and celebrate Dave Brubeck’s music in his Centennial Year.

Darius Brubeck (piano)

Dave O’Higgins (sax)

Matt Ridley (bass)

Wesley Gibbens (drums)

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Brubeck Brothers Quartet at Charleston Music Hall

May 30, 2020 | 8:00 PM

Charleston Music Hall, John Street, Charleston, SC, USA

The Brubeck Brothers Quartet performs at Charleston Musical Hall, SC.

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DC Jazz Fest Brubeck Centennial Tribute

June 12, 2020 | 7:00 PM

Washington D.C., DC, USA

Performances at the DC Jazz Festival 2020 will include Centennial Tributes to jazz pioneers Charlie “Yardbird” Parker and Dave Brubeck. Performers and dates TBA. More info soon!

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Brubeck Brothers Quartet at Camden's Jazz in June

June 13, 2020 | 7:30 PM

Camden, ME, USA

The Brubeck Brothers Quartet celebrating Dave Brubeck’s Centennial at the Jazz in June Festival in Camden, Maine.

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The Darius Brubeck Quartet at Reform Club, London, UK

June 15, 2020 | 7:00 PM

Reform Club, Pall Mall, London, UK

The Darius Brubeck Quartet will be featuring their new critically acclaimed release, “Live in Poland”, and celebrating Dave Brubeck’s music in his Centennial Year.

London Reform Club (members only event)

Discussion with Stephen Crist, author of “Dave Brubeck’s Time Out”

June 17, 2020 | 7:00 PM

Wilton Library, Old Ridgefield Road, Wilton, CT, USA

Stephen Crist, author of “Dave Brubeck’s Time Out” will address the Wilton Library about the book and the famous recording Wilton Library, Wilton, CT.

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Brubeck Brothers Quartet at Freihofer’s Saratoga Jazz Festival

June 28, 2020 | 11:45 AM

Saratoga Springs, NY, USA

Brubeck Brothers Quartet will celebrate Dave Brubeck’s Centennial at the Freihofer’s Saratoga Jazz Festival in Saratoga Springs, NY!

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Brubeck Brothers Quartet at Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

July 17, 2020 | 8:00 PM

Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, Castle Street, Great Barrington, MA, USA

The Brubeck Brothers Quartet celebrates Dave Brubeck’s Centennial at Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center. To celebrate his life and legacy, Dave’s sons Chris and Dan Brubeck curate a multimedia show with their own Brubeck Brothers Quartet. Through stories told by his sons and music performed by the Quartet, the show invites audiences to travel along the timeline of Dave’s extraordinary life and career.

Tickets go on sale to the public on Jan 24th at noon!

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Brubeck Brothers Quartet at Newport Music Festival

July 18, 2020 | 7:00 PM

Newport, RI, USA

The Brubeck Brothers Quartet celebrates Dave’s Centennial at the Newport Music Festival! More info soon and tickets available Feb 5th.

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Brubeck Brothers Quartet at Domaine Forget

August 1, 2020 | 8:00 PM

Domaine-Forget, QC, Canada

The Brubeck Brothers Quartet celebrates Dave Brubeck’s Centennial at Domaine Forget International Festival!

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Brubeck Brothers Quartet with the Classical Tahoe Orchestra

August 15, 2020 | 7:00 PM

291 Country Club Dr, Incline Village, NV 89451, USA

A Celebration of American Jazz Legend Dave Brubeck’s centennial anniversary, “Brubeck at 100” is a unique performance featuring the Brubeck Brothers Quartet with the Classical Tahoe Orchestra, performing many of Dave Brubeck’s most popular compositions.

This rare jazz-symphonic concert brings Dave Brubeck’s most beloved pieces to life with bold color and thrilling sounds, bringing the 9th Classical Tahoe Festival season to an exhilarating conclusion.

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Brubeck Brothers Quartet at the Hollywood Bowl

August 26, 2020 | 8:00 PM

Hollywood Bowl, North Highland Avenue, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Dave Brubeck and Charlie Parker are two treasured legends in the history of jazz. On this unforgettable night, the Bowl pays tribute to them both with a pair of centennial celebrations.

The Brubeck Centennial Celebration with
Brubeck Brothers Quartet
David Benoit • Joey DeFrancesco • Bobby Millitello • Lizz Wright
Charlie Parker Centennial Celebration Bird Lives @ 100 with
John Beasley + Magnus Lindgren
Featuring:
MONK’estra big band and strings
Tia Fuller • Donald Harrison • Charles McPherson • Chris Potter

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Brubeck Brothers Quartet w/ Bobby Militello at Buffalo State College

September 11, 2020 | 8:00 PM

Buffalo State Performing Arts Center, Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY, USA

The Dave Brubeck Centennial Celebration Tour, including a stop in Buffalo, NY on Friday, September 11, 2020 at the Performing Arts Center at Buffalo State College! For this date The Brubecks will be joined by very special guest and hometown favorite, saxophonist Bobby Militello, who toured with Dave Brubeck for three decades (1982 – 2012) and joined him on 20 studio recordings!

Tickets go on sale Thursday, January 9, 2020 beginning at 9:00 a.m., online and in person at the Rockwell Hall Performing Arts Center Box Office at Buffalo State College, 1300 Elmwood Avenue.

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Brubeck Brothers Quartet at Vassar College

September 12, 2020 | 8:00 PM

Skinner Hall of Music, Orchard Lane, Arlington, Poughkeepsie, NY, USA

The BBQ Celebrates Dave’s Centennial at Vassar College. More info TBA.

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UNC Greensboro: Dave Brubeck Centennial Symposium

October 22, 2020 | 6:00 PM

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Spring Garden Street, Greensboro, NC, USA

Oct. 22 – Oct. 25, 2020:

This four-day symposium, sponsored by The University of North Carolina at Greensboro and co-sponsored by Music for a Great Space, will consist of concerts representing Dave Brubeck’s various styles, lectures by prominent scholars, original choreography, and an array of other presentations.

The event will be both a celebration of one of America’s most significant musicians and a contribution to an assessment of Dave Brubeck’s legacy.

Featured events include the opening performance by the Brubeck Family Quartet, two stagings of Brubeck’s Christmas pageant La Fiesta de la Posada and one performance of the cantata The Gates of Justice.

For registration, tickets, and a full list of events, visit UNCGBrubeckCentennial.com

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UNCG Symposium: Brubecks Plays Brubeck

October 22, 2020 | 7:30 PM

Christ United Methodist Church, North Holden Road, Greensboro, NC, USA

UNC Greensboro – Dave Brubeck Centennial Symposium:

Opening concert by The Brubeck Family Quartet
Co-Sponsored by Music for a Great Space
Christ United Methodist Church, 7:30pm

Darius Brubeck, piano
Chris Brubeck, trombone & bass guitar
Dan Brubeck, drums
Matt Brubeck, cello

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UNCG Symposium: La Fiesta de la Posada

October 23, 2020 | 7:30 PM

UNCG, Spring Garden Street, Greensboro, NC, USA

UNC Greensboro – Dave Brubeck Centennial Symposium:

The first of two symposium performances of Dave Brubeck’s Christmas pageant La Fiesta de la Posada, with UNCG Opera Theatre, produced by David Holley, conducted by Carole Ott Coelho, staged by Donald Hartmann, with Chris Brubeck, Dan Brubeck, Darius Brubeck, and Matt Brubeck

UNCG Auditorium, 7:30pm

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UNCG Symposium: Growing Up Brubeck

October 24, 2020 | 11:00 AM

UNCG, Spring Garden Street, Greensboro, NC, USA

UNC Greensboro – Dave Brubeck Centennial Symposium:

Members of the Brubeck family reminisce on growing up with Dave and Iola in this unique event.

Chris Brubeck
Dan Brubeck
Darius Brubeck
Matthew Brubeck
Catherine Brubeck Yaghsizian

School of Music Tew Recital Hall, 11:00am

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UNCG Symposium: The Gates of Justice

October 24, 2020 | 7:30 PM

UNCG, Spring Garden Street, Greensboro, NC, USA

UNC Greensboro – Dave Brubeck Centennial Symposium:

A performance of Dave Brubeck’s cantata The Gates of Justice, with UNCG University Chorale & Chamber Singers, conducted by Welborn Young, with Chris Brubeck, Dan Brubeck, Darius Brubeck, and Matt Brubeck.

UNCG Auditorium, 7:30pm

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UNCG Symposium: La Fiesta de la Posada

October 25, 2020 | 2:00 PM

UNCG, Spring Garden Street, Greensboro, NC, USA

UNC Greensboro – Dave Brubeck Centennial Symposium:

The second symposium performance of Dave Brubeck’s Christmas pageant La Fiesta de la Posada, with UNCG Opera Theatre, produced by David Holley, conducted by Carole Ott Coelho, staged by Donald Hartmann, with Chris Brubeck, Dan Brubeck, Darius Brubeck, and Matt Brubeck.

UNCG Auditorium, 2:00pm

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Brubecks Plays Brubeck at Rhodes College

October 31, 2020 | 7:00 PM

McNeill Concert Hall, University Street, Memphis, TN, USA

Brubecks Plays Brubeck performs at McNeil Concert Hall at Rhodes College, Memphis, TN.

Brubeck Brothers Quartet at Bowlus Fine Arts Center

November 21, 2020 | 7:00 PM

Bowlus Fine Arts Center, East Madison Avenue, Iola, KS, USA

The Brubeck Brothers Quartet performs at Bowlus Fine Arts Center in Iola, KS.

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