Legendary jazz pianist/composer Dave Brubeck passed away on December 5 in Norwalk, Connecticut. He would have turned 92 on Thursday. Brubeck, born in Concord, CA, established his illustrious music career early on at the Blackhawk Jazz Club on the corner of Turk and Hyde St. in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood. You can view rare footage of Brubeck performing at the Blackhawk with his classic quartet featuring Paul Desmond, Eugene Wright and Joe Morello here. A very informative NY Times obituary on Brubeck’s life and legacy is here.