Dave Brubeck Quartet
at Festival of Fine Arts
LAKELAND, Fla. (Jan. 23,
2004) - Florida Southern College and the Festival of Fine Arts welcome
The Dave Brubeck Quartet to Branscomb Auditorium Feb. 7 at 7:30
Dave Brubeck is one of the most well known jazz pianists of all
time. Now in his eighties, this legendary jazzman has played for
six U.S. presidents, holds the National Medal of the Arts, and received
a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award. The original group performed
for 17 years together, producing the million-seller tune Take Five.
Brubeck has continued to perform and compose since the quartet disbanded
Tickets are $20. FSC students are admitted free of charge; non-FSC
students pay half price. For ticket information, please contact
the Branscomb Auditorium box office at (863) 680-4296.
About Florida Southern College
Florida Southern is a four-year, private, co-educational liberal
arts college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. The college
offers more than 40 undergraduate majors and a master of business
administration degree accredited by the Commission on Colleges of
the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Located in Lakeland,
Fla., the college is home to the largest, single-site collection
of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture in the world.