WAP2000030897 - 08 MARCH 2000 - WASHINGTON, D.C., USA: Famed jazz musician Dave Brubeck shortly before being awarded the James Smithson Bicentennial medal at the Smithsonian Institution, March 8, in Washington, D.C. The award was given in a ceremony commemorating the start of "Piano 300", an exhibit celebrating 300 years since the invention of the piano. rg/iw/Ian Wagreich UPI
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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012.
Famed jazz pianist and songwriter Dave Brubeck died Wednesday at a hospital in Norwalk, Conn., his manager said. He was 91.
UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2011.
A California-based travel Web site picked Cork, Ireland, to top its list of "Five Surprising Cities for Jazz Lovers."
Mel Brooks, Dave Brubeck, Grace Bumbry, Robert De Niro and Bruce Springsteen are to be this year's recipients of Kennedy Center Honors in Washington.
UPI Almanac for Saturday, Dec. 6, 2008.
Famed jazz pianist Dave Brubeck took time during the Litchfield Jazz Festival in Connecticut to play alongside a 12-year-old saxophonist, the boy says.
UPI Almanac for Thursday, Dec. 6, 2007.
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