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Gold & Fizdale play Dave Brubeck's Jazz Ballet "Points On Jazz"

Gold & Fizdale play Dave Brubeck's Jazz Ballet

Label: Fontana
Year: 1960
Released on LP: Yes
Released on CD: No

Tracks

There'll Be No Tomorrow

Personnel

Dave Brubeck (piano)
Paul Desmond (alto sax)
Joe Morello (drums)
Eugene Wright (bass)
Carmen McRae (vocals)

Notes

Recorded on 9th September 1960, at Columbia 30th Street Studio, New York City, during the recording session for “Tonight Only" with Carmen McRae.


The remainder of the album features Robert Gold and Arthur Fizdale. “Points On Jazz” is a ballet suite which was composed by Dave for two pianos as a set of rhythmic variations on a theme. Some of the variations are based on jazz concepts, others are derived from the classics.

The track "There'll Be No Tomorrow" or indeed the album has been never been available on CD.

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