Jules Chaikin

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American trumpet player, conductor, musical contractor, and session player who was a stalwart of American popular music for over 50 years.

He was born on 10th October 1934 in Brooklyn, New York. However, shortly afterwards he moved to the Boyle Heights area of Los Angeles where he grew-up. His musical education started at the age of 11 when he began to study at the L.A. Music and Art School in east Los Angeles. He would later go on to study at L.A. City College. During his career he worked with a huge range of artists, including: Dionne Warwick, Jefferson Airplane, Christopher Cross, Chicago, Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass, Johnny Mathis, and Frank Sinatra, to name merely a handful.

Chaikin died of heart failure on 23rd November 2012 in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, at the age of 78.
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T995, T-995 Jules Chaikin - Back To Balboa album art Stan Kenton Stan Kenton - Back To Balboa (Album) Capitol Records, Capitol Records T995, T-995 Germany 1958 Sell This Version
EAP 1-995 Jules Chaikin - Back To Balboa - Part 1 album art Stan Kenton Stan Kenton - Back To Balboa - Part 1(7", EP) Capitol Records EAP 1-995 US 1958 Sell This Version
D-LRP 3139 Jules Chaikin - Suddenly It's Swing album art Si Zentner And His Orchestra Si Zentner And His Orchestra - Suddenly It's Swing(LP, Album, Mono, Promo) Liberty D-LRP 3139 US 1960 Sell This Version
CL 1808 Jules Chaikin - Sings, Twists, Shouts And Preaches album art Big Miller With The Big Band Of Bob Florence* Big Miller With The Big Band Of Bob Florence* - Sings, Twists, Shouts And Preaches(LP, Mono, Promo) Columbia CL 1808 US 1962 Sell This Version
ST-61, PJ-61 Jules Chaikin - Moment Of Truth album art Gerald Wilson Big Band* Gerald Wilson Big Band* - Moment Of Truth (Album) Pacific Jazz ST-61, PJ-61 US 1962 Sell This Version
ST-74 Jules Chaikin - Little Bird Suite album art Dick Grove Orchestra* Dick Grove Orchestra* - Little Bird Suite(LP, Red) Pacific Jazz ST-74 US 1963 Sell This Version
A-32 Jules Chaikin - Pictures At An Exhibition Framed In Jazz album art Allyn Ferguson Allyn Ferguson - Pictures At An Exhibition Framed In Jazz (Album) Äva Records A-32 US 1963 Sell This Version
LRP-3380 Jules Chaikin - Here And Now! / Bold, Swinging Big Band Ideas album art Bob Florence Bob Florence - Here And Now! / Bold, Swinging Big Band Ideas (Album) Liberty LRP-3380 US 1964 Sell This Version
PJ-80 Jules Chaikin - Portraits album art Gerald Wilson Orchestra Gerald Wilson Orchestra - Portraits (Album) Pacific Jazz PJ-80 US 1964 Sell This Version
ST-88, 88 Jules Chaikin - On Stage album art Gerald Wilson Orchestra Gerald Wilson Orchestra - On Stage (Album) Pacific Jazz, Pacific Jazz ST-88, 88 US 1965 Sell This Version
ST-20111 Jules Chaikin - The Golden Sword (Torero Impressions In Jazz) album art Gerald Wilson Orchestra Gerald Wilson Orchestra - The Golden Sword (Torero Impressions In Jazz) (Album) Pacific Jazz ST-20111 US 1966 Sell This Version
LP-12334 Jules Chaikin - Changes album art Johnny Rivers Johnny Rivers - Changes (Album) Imperial LP-12334 US 1966 Sell This Version
ST-20111 Jules Chaikin - The Golden Sword (Torero Impressions In Jazz) album art Gerald Wilson Orchestra Gerald Wilson Orchestra - The Golden Sword (Torero Impressions In Jazz)(LP, Album, Gat) Pacific Jazz ST-20111 US 1966 Sell This Version
SSL.5001, SSL 5001 Jules Chaikin - The Yard Went On Forever... album art Richard Harris Richard Harris - The Yard Went On Forever... (Album) Dunhill, Dunhill SSL.5001, SSL 5001 UK 1968 Sell This Version
DS-50032 Jules Chaikin - A Tramp Shining album art Richard Harris Richard Harris - A Tramp Shining (Album) RCA Victor DS-50032 New Zealand 1968 Sell This Version
DS-50042, SKAO 98529 Jules Chaikin - The Yard Went On Forever... album art Richard Harris Richard Harris - The Yard Went On Forever...(LP, Album, Club, Gat) Dunhill, Dunhill DS-50042, SKAO 98529 US 1968 Sell This Version
212 065 Jules Chaikin - Happy Heart album art Nick De Caro And Orchestra* Nick De Caro And Orchestra* - Happy Heart (Album, MiniAlbum) A&M Records, A&M Records 212 065 Germany 1969 Sell This Version
SLP-18147, SLP18147 Jules Chaikin - Boots With Brass album art Boots Randolph Boots Randolph - Boots With Brass (Album) Monument, Monument SLP-18147, SLP18147 US 1970 Sell This Version
SP 3503 Jules Chaikin - Wings album art Michel Colombier Michel Colombier - Wings (Album) A&M Records SP 3503 Canada 1971 Sell This Version
ST 1069 Jules Chaikin - By Request - Volume VI album art Stan Kenton And His Orchestra Stan Kenton And His Orchestra - By Request - Volume VI (Comp) Creative World ST 1069 US 1973 Sell This Version
SP4400 Jules Chaikin - U. F. O. album art Ron Davies Ron Davies - U. F. O. (Album) A&M Records SP4400 US 1973 Sell This Version
C 33048 Jules Chaikin - High Energy album art Freddie Hubbard Freddie Hubbard - High Energy (Album) Columbia C 33048 US 1974 Sell This Version
LLJ-40019 Gerald Wilson Orchestra Gerald Wilson Orchestra - Portraits(LP, Album, Promo) Liberty LLJ-40019 Japan 1975 Sell This Version
PJ-LA893-H Jules Chaikin - Jazz: The 60's Volume I album art Various Viva Tirado Various - Jazz: The 60's Volume I(LP, Comp) Pacific Jazz PJ-LA893-H US 1978 Sell This Version
PJ-LA895-H Jules Chaikin - Jazz: The 60's Volume II album art Various Lighthouse Blues (as Jules Chakin) Various - Jazz: The 60's Volume II(LP, Comp) Pacific Jazz PJ-LA895-H US 1978 Sell This Version