Quartet San Francisco

QSF Plays Brubeck

2009 Grammy Nominated:


In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the release of Time Out, QSF pays tribute to the mastery of Brubeck with the first-ever all Brubeck string quartet CD!

Three To Get Ready, Golden Horn, Blue Rondo A La Turk, The Duke, Take Five, Bluette, Unsquare Dance, and others. Arrangements are by Jeremy Cohen, Matt Brubeck, Larry Dunlap, and Robert Gilmore.

Track Listing

  1. Three to Get Ready
  2. Strange Meadowlark
  3. The Golden Horn
  4. The Duke (arr. Matt Brubeck)
  5. Take Five
  6. Kathy’s Waltz
  7. Blue Rondo A La Turk
  8. Bluette (arr. Larry Dunlap)
  9. Unsquare Dance
  10. It’s a Raggy Waltz
  11. Forty Days (arr. Robert Gilmore)
  12. What Child Is This?

All tracks are by Dave Brubeck except track 5, Paul Desmond’s Take Five.
All tracks are arranged by Jeremy Cohen unless otherwise indicated.

Album Credits

Executive Producer: Jeremy Cohen
Producer: Andrea Liguori
Recording and Mixing Engineer: Judy Kirschner
Asst Recording Engineer: Dann Michael Thompson
Editing Engineer: Andre J.H. Zweers
Mastered by Judy Kirschner
Music Supervisor: Andrea Liguori
Production Asst: Gabriel Cohen
Package Design: Gwen Terpstra, Terpstra Design, San Francisco

Recorded July 31–August 3, 2009, Skywalker Sound, Nicasio, CA
Edited, mixed and mastered at Screaming Lizard Productions, Petaluma, CA

Cover art: Frank Stella, Tundra
1958, oil on canvas, 73.25 x 98.5 inches
© 2009 Frank Stella/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York