We are wanting to encourage our students to listen to different and important musical works.
Your Assignment: Listen to the link below, share with your family, and add comments to let us know what you think!
Our third one is Desmond's "Take Five"
Time Period: 1959
Style/Mood: Cool, yet off-beat
The Dave Brubeck Quartet made this jazz piece famous. Composed by their saxophonist, Paul Desmond, it popularized the 5/4 time signature with a catchy beat. A few years later, this beat was imitated in the Mission Impossible Theme.