Jazz Legend Dave Brubeck Dies At 91 Brandon Caldwell December 5, 2012 News Legendary jazz pianist Dave Brubeck, composer of probably the most noted jazz single of all time in “Take Five” died in a Norwalk, CT hospital. A day short of his 92nd birthday, Brubeck’s passing leaves a giant hole in the jazz community as he was noted as an amazing composer and influencer. From his work with Charlie Brown to his magnum opus Time Out, Brubeck’s combination of classical and symphonic teachings with successive movements will find themselves appreciated long after today. He will be missed. Share this:TweetShare on Tumblr Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.