It Happened at Michigan — ‘Jazz Goes to College’

September 18, 2023


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Dave Brubeck, a pianist who served in World War II and once planned to become a veterinarian, made national headlines in 1954 with the release of “Jazz Goes to College.”  The album the Brubeck Quartet released climbed the charts and paved the way for modern-day jazz, with venue recording credits at the University of Michigan.

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