Dave Brubeck at piano at home 2009 (c) Mary T. Carty


Dave Brubeck at his piano after his 2009 St. Anthony Messenger magazine interview and photo shoot. He generously played his composition, “Dziękuję” (jenn-KOO-yeh) ” (Polish for “Thank You”) as a tribute to the writer and photographer. See a more formal presentation of the piece. PHOTO BY MARY CARTY


About the Author

Mark Lombard, director of the product development division, has worked throughout his career in Catholic publishing. He is married, a father of two and a grandfather of two. Mark is an avid jazz lover, traveling with his wife to catch jazz performances throughout the East Coast.