Video: Dave Brubeck, 1971

I’ve been on a bit of a Dave Brubeck jag ever since architect and pal Bev Thorne died last week (go here). Yesterday, I came across this splendid newly surfaced video of the Dave Brubeck Quartet, featuring Paul Desmond, with Gerry Mulligan, the Charles Mingus Quartet and Jimmy Smith at the 1971 Newport Jazz Festival in Doelen, Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Here’s an hour and a half of pure jazz bliss…