Julius Wechter

Real Name:
Julius L. Wechter
Profile:
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

212 025 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 212 025 Germany 1967 Sell This Version
F-51-150 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 F-51-150 US 1968 Sell This Version
SMF66-9923 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 SMF66-9923 Australia 1968 Sell This Version
SP 4200 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 SP 4200 US 1969 Sell This Version
SP-4298 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 SP-4298 US 1971 Sell This Version
Bell 1124 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 Bell 1124 US 1973 Sell This Version
DA3-82009 Julius Wechter - Naturally album art Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band - Naturally (Album) Diamond Records (7) DA3-82009 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

AM-8516 Julius Wechter - Along Comes Mary album art Julius Wechter & Baja Marimba Band Julius Wechter & Baja Marimba Band - Along Comes Mary (Single) A&M Records AM-8516 Canada 1967 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 (Single) A&M Records N-35-6 Portugal 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 (Single) A&M Records AM-8517 US 1968 Sell This Version
1047 Julius Wechter - Big Red album art Julius Wechter & The Baja Marimba Band Julius Wechter & The Baja Marimba Band - Big Red (Single) A&M Records 1047 US 1968 Sell This Version
1005 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 1005 US 1968 Sell This Version
937 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 937 US 1968 Sell This Version
913 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 913 US 1968 Sell This Version
892 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 892 US 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
1126 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 1126 US 1969 Sell This Version
AMK-3119 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 AMK-3119 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
1281-S Julius Wechter - As Time Goes By album art Juluis Wechter* & The Baja Marimba Band Juluis Wechter* & The Baja Marimba Band - As Time Goes By (Single) A&M Records 1281-S US 1971 Sell This Version
45,376 Julius Wechter - Anytime Of The Year album art Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band* Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band* - Anytime Of The Year (Single) Bell Records 45,376 US 1973 Sell This Version
45,339 Julius Wechter - Theme From "Deep Throat" album art Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band* Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band* - Theme From "Deep Throat" (Single) Bell Records 45,339 US 1973 Sell This Version
45,339 Julius Wechter - Theme From "Deep Throat" album art Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band* Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band* - Theme From "Deep Throat"(7") Bell Records 45,339 US 1973 Sell This Version