Julius Wechter

Real Name:
Julius L. Wechter
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Julius Wechter was an American musician and composer who played the marimba, vibraphone and other various percussion instruments.
Born : May 10, 1935 in Chicago, Illinois.
Died : February 01, 1999 in Los Angeles, California.
Husband to Cissy Wechter.

Wechter played vibes and percussion for the Martin Denny group in the 1950s. In the early 1960s, he moved on to movie soundtracks and television, as well as session work. He began his long and successful association with Herb Alpert and his Tijuana Brass when he played percussion on the Tijuana Brass's first hit, "The Lonely Bull", in 1962. He composed the #1 hit song "Spanish Flea" for Herb Alpert. Encouraged by Alpert, he formed the Baja Marimba Band in 1964.
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Albums

Julius Wechter - Fowl Play album art Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band* Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band* - Fowl Play (Album) A&M Records, A&M Records Germany 1967 Sell This Version
Julius Wechter - Do You Know The Way To San Jose? album art Julius Wechter & The Baja Marimba Band Julius Wechter & The Baja Marimba Band - Do You Know The Way To San Jose? (Album) A&M Records, A&M Records US 1968 Sell This Version
Julius Wechter - Those Were The Days album art Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band* Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band* - Those Were The Days (Album) A&M Records Australia 1968 Sell This Version
SP-4167 Julius Wechter - Those Were The Days album art Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band* Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band* - Those Were The Days(LP, Album, Ter) A&M Records SP-4167 US 1968 Sell This Version
Julius Wechter - Fresh Air album art Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band* Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band* - Fresh Air (Album) A&M Records US 1969 Sell This Version
Julius Wechter - As Time Goes By album art The Baja Marimba Band*, Julius Wechter The Baja Marimba Band*, Julius Wechter - As Time Goes By (Album) A&M Records US 1971 Sell This Version
Julius Wechter - Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band's Back album art Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band* Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band* - Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band's Back (Album) Bell Records, Bell Records US 1973 Sell This Version
Julius Wechter - Naturally album art Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band - Naturally (Album) Diamond Records (7) Canada 1982 Sell This Version
LP-8076 Julius Wechter - The Music Of Julius Wechter album art Julius Wechter The Music Of Julius Wechter(LP, Mono, Promo) Not On Label LP-8076 US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Julius Wechter - Along Comes Mary album art Julius Wechter & Baja Marimba Band Julius Wechter & Baja Marimba Band - Along Comes Mary (Single) A&M Records Canada 1967 Sell This Version
Julius Wechter - I Say A Little Prayer / Do You Know The Way To San Jose album art Julius Wechter & The Baja Marimba Band* Julius Wechter & The Baja Marimba Band* - I Say A Little Prayer / Do You Know The Way To San Jose (Single) A&M Records Canada 1968 Sell This Version
Julius Wechter - Big Red album art Julius Wechter & The Baja Marimba Band Julius Wechter & The Baja Marimba Band - Big Red (Single) A&M Records US 1968 Sell This Version
Julius Wechter - Flyin' High album art Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band* Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band* - Flyin' High (Single) A&M Records US 1968 Sell This Version
Julius Wechter - Yes Sir, That's My Baby album art Julius Wechter & The Baja Marimba Band Julius Wechter & The Baja Marimba Band - Yes Sir, That's My Baby (Single) A&M Records US 1968 Sell This Version
Julius Wechter - Sunday Mornin' album art Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band* Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band* - Sunday Mornin' (Single) A&M Records US 1968 Sell This Version
Julius Wechter - Fowl Play / Sounds Of Silence album art Julius Wechter & The Baja Marimba Band* Julius Wechter & The Baja Marimba Band* - Fowl Play / Sounds Of Silence (Single) A&M Records US 1968 Sell This Version
N-35-6 Julius Wechter - I Say A Little Prayer / Do You Know The Way To San Jose album art Julius Wechter & The Baja Marimba Band* Julius Wechter & The Baja Marimba Band* - I Say A Little Prayer / Do You Know The Way To San Jose(7", Single) A&M Records, Alvorada N-35-6 Portugal 1968 Sell This Version
TOP-1300 Julius Wechter - Sound Of Silence album art Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band* Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band* - Sound Of Silence(7", Single) A&M Records TOP-1300 Japan 1968 Sell This Version
SP 436 Julius Wechter - Fowl Play album art Julius Wechter & The Baja Marimba Band* Julius Wechter & The Baja Marimba Band* - Fowl Play(7", Jukebox) A&M Records SP 436 US 1968 Sell This Version
AM-8517 Julius Wechter - Do You Know The Way To San Jose album art Julius Wechter & The Baja Marimba Band* Julius Wechter & The Baja Marimba Band* - Do You Know The Way To San Jose(7") A&M Records AM-8517 US 1968 Sell This Version
AMK-2377 Julius Wechter & The Baja Marimba Band Julius Wechter & The Baja Marimba Band - Yes Sir, That's My Baby(7", Promo) A&M Records AMK-2377 Australia 1968 Sell This Version
Julius Wechter - Fresh Air / Wave album art Julius Wechter & The Baja Marimba Band* Julius Wechter & The Baja Marimba Band* - Fresh Air / Wave (Single) A&M Records US 1969 Sell This Version
Julius Wechter - I Don't Want To Walk Without You album art Julius Wechter & The Baja Marimba Band Julius Wechter & The Baja Marimba Band - I Don't Want To Walk Without You (Single) A&M Records Australia 1969 Sell This Version
A&M 300X Julius Wechter - Man, That's Coffee / I'll Marimba You album art Julius Wechter & Baja Marimba Band Julius Wechter & Baja Marimba Band - Man, That's Coffee / I'll Marimba You(7", Single) A&M Records, Quality Records Limited A&M 300X Canada 1969 Sell This Version
1078 Julius Wechter - I Don't Want To Walk Without You album art Julius Wechter & The Baja Marimba Band* Julius Wechter & The Baja Marimba Band* - I Don't Want To Walk Without You(7", Single) A&M Records 1078 US 1969 Sell This Version