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Paul Desmond

Born: 
11/25/1924
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Died: 
05/30/1977
Years Active: 
1940's-1977
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Paul Desmond (born Paul Emil Breitenfeld) was a jazz alto saxophonist and composer born in San Francisco, best known for the work he did in the Dave Brubeck Quartet and for penning that group's greatest hit, "Take Five".

Concerts

Event Date Venue City Region Country
Dave Brubeck Quartet 03/02/1953 Finney Chapel Oberlin Ohio USA
Dave Brubeck Quartet 12/14/1953 College of The Pacific Stockton California USA
The Dave Brubeck Quartet w/ Chet Baker 07/16/1955 Newport Jazz Festival (1) Newport Rhode Island USA
Dave Brubeck 03/05/1956 Murat Theatre Indianapolis Indiana USA
3rd Annual Jazz For Moderns 11/07/1958 Carnegie Hall NYC New York USA
Dimensions in Jazz 01/22/1960 Pasadena Civic Auditorium Pasadena California USA
Bill Evans Trio / Paul Desmond Quartet 05/21/1973 Half Note (2) NYC New York USA
Bill Evans Trio / Paul Desmond Quartet 05/22/1973 Half Note (2) NYC New York USA
Bill Evans Trio / Paul Desmond Quartet 05/23/1973 Half Note (2) NYC New York USA
Bill Evans Trio / Paul Desmond Quartet 05/24/1973 Half Note (2) NYC New York USA
Bill Evans Trio / Paul Desmond Quartet 05/25/1973 Half Note (2) NYC New York USA
Bill Evans Trio / Paul Desmond Quartet 05/26/1973 Half Note (2) NYC New York USA
Bill Evans Trio / Paul Desmond Quartet 05/28/1973 Half Note (2) NYC New York USA
Bill Evans Trio / Paul Desmond Quartet 05/29/1973 Half Note (2) NYC New York USA
Bill Evans Trio / Paul Desmond Quartet 05/30/1973 Half Note (2) NYC New York USA
Bill Evans Trio / Paul Desmond Quartet 05/31/1973 Half Note (2) NYC New York USA
Bill Evans Trio / Paul Desmond Quartet 06/01/1973 Half Note (2) NYC New York USA
Bill Evans Trio / Paul Desmond Quartet 06/02/1973 Half Note (2) NYC New York USA
Chet Baker Recording Session 07/17/1974 Van Gelder Studio (EC) Englewood Cliffs New Jersey USA
Chet Baker Recording Session 10/31/1974 Van Gelder Studio (EC) Englewood Cliffs New Jersey USA
Chet Baker Recording Session 11/01/1974 Van Gelder Studio (EC) Englewood Cliffs New Jersey USA
Jim Hall Recording Session 04/17/1975 Van Gelder Studio (EC) Englewood Cliffs New Jersey USA
Dave Brubeck / Paul Desmond 01/23/1977 Academy of Music Philadelphia Pennsylvania USA