Remembering a special kind of cool: Dave Brubeck (1920-2012)

The American jazz pianist Dave Brubeck who has just died was, or so it seemed, always going to be around. Well, in a musical way, he always will be and his particular kind of jazz will be the soundtrack to an era that was, in its own estimation, the ultimate in cool. He even, almost, makes Kenmore dryers cool.

Dave Brubeck (1920-2012)

Here he is in 1966 playing his signature piece Take Five. Enjoy it and while you listen take a look at some of the other very cool adverts from that period that now seems a bit further away with his passing.

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