In a final tribute to Dave Brubeck, who died yesterday, here’s a video of the Quartet floating above L.A. on a magic carpet as they perform “Blue Rondo a la Turk” in 1962.

Ed Kilgore

Ed Kilgore is a political columnist for New York and managing editor at the Democratic Strategist website. He was a contributing writer at the Washington Monthly from January 2012 until November 2015, and was the principal contributor to the Political Animal blog.