5X5 plus 44 more
June 4, 2011 11:16 PM Subscribe
posted by growabrain (29 comments total)
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written by Paul Desmond and recorded at Sachal Studios, Lahore, Pakistan
Some other cover versions: By a 12 year old harpist
Benjamin Creighton Griffiths. By The Tempo Vivace string quartet
. Live at concert by Azerbaijani singer Aziza Mustafa Zadeh
. By the Swedish singer Monica Zetterlund
(Not that anybody can listen to it that many times, but) here is a playlist of 44 YouTube covers
of the same.
From wikipedia: "Upon his death in 1977, Desmond left the rights to royalties for performances and compositions, including "Take Five", to the American Red Cross, which has since received combined royalties of approximately $100,000 per year"