Elementals (1963)


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1963 | 18 mins.

Orchestration:
Jazz Combo & Orchestra
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“Among Brubeck’s most successful “jazz-meets-symphony” projects was Elementals (1962), a kaleidoscopic suite that grew out of an arranger’s workshop at the Eastman School of Music. He later recorded it with saxophonist Gerry Mulligan and the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra.” -WQXR