PLAYING THE CHANGES, jazz at an African university and on the road

: Brubeck (D.) & Brubeck (C.)

R 300.00
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321pp., illus., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2023


Renowned pianist, composer and band leader Darius Brubeck  was head of Jazz Studies and director of the Centre for Jazz and Popular Music at the University of Natal from 1983 to 2006, when he moved to London and established The Darius Brubeck Quartet.

Catherine Brubeck worked for political change as a student at the University of Natal before working in publishing, conference organising and music management in New York. On her return to South Africa, she initiated and arranged tours and concerts for students and professional South African jazz groups.