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CLIP 11963

Jazz pianists Dave Brubeck and Jay McShann perform ‘Mission Ranch Blues’

Jazz pianists Dave Brubeck and Jay McShann perform ‘Mission Ranch Blues’
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Key Info
  • Jazz pianists Dave Brubeck and Jay McShann perform ‘Mission Ranch Blues’
  • Duration: 01:32
  • ‘Mission Ranch Blues’ is performed by Dave Brubeck and Jay McShann as a piano duet. Clint Eastwood listens to the performance and comments on how age is not a barrier to musical performance. This clip was first published on the Arena programme page - bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00wbp64. Please note this clip is only available in Flash.
  • Subject:

    Music

       Topic:

    Blues and Jazz

  • Keywords: blues, music, Brubeck, McShann, piano, improvisation, harmony, jazz, pianist
Ideas for use in class
  • Blues relative listening. Charming clip featuring Clint Eastwood and Brubeck performing at 90.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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