Jazz composer and pianist Dave Brubeck died in the United States

Jazz composer and pianist Dave Brubeck died on Wednesday in the United States the eve of his 92 th birthday, said the The Associated Press agency with reference to the musician's manager Russell Gloyd).

 Dave Brubeck (real name David Warren Brubeck) was born in Concord, California December 6, 1920. He is considered one of the outstanding representatives of cool jazz (jazz, California 1950 - 1960). One of his most famous worksfor the quartet became jazz composition Take Five, created by composer Paul Desmond in 1959.

Brubeck became the first jazz musician, appeared on the cover of the American magazine Time.

As reported by the Associated Press on Wednesday Brubeck accompanied by his son was going to see a cardiologist. On the way, the musician had a heart attack, from which he died after some time. The date and place of the funeral, the musician is not reported.