Dave Brubeck, long-time Wilton resident and jazz legend, died Wednesday morning at Norwalk hospital of heart failure, according to news reports. Mr. Brubeck's death came the day before his 92nd birthday. Mr. Brubeck attained international acclaim for such hits as "Take Five" and "Blue Rondo a la Turk."
He is survived by his wife, Iola, and four sons, Chris, Darius, Dan and Matthew, and a daughter, Catherine Brubeck Yaghsizian. Another son, Michael, died in 2009. He is also survived by several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.