Jules Chaikin

Profile:
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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Jules Chaikin - Back To Balboa album art Stan Kenton Stan Kenton - Back To Balboa (Album) Capitol Records, Capitol Records US 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
Jules Chaikin - Moment Of Truth album art Gerald Wilson Big Band* Gerald Wilson Big Band* - Moment Of Truth (Album) Pacific Jazz US 1962 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
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 US 1963 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
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 US 1964 Sell This Version
Jules Chaikin - Portraits album art Gerald Wilson Orchestra Gerald Wilson Orchestra - Portraits (Album) Pacific Jazz US 1964 Sell This Version
Jules Chaikin - On Stage album art Gerald Wilson Orchestra Gerald Wilson Orchestra - On Stage (Album) Pacific Jazz, Pacific Jazz US 1965 Sell This Version
Jules Chaikin - Changes album art Johnny Rivers Johnny Rivers - Changes (Album) Imperial US 1966 Sell This Version
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 US 1966 Sell This Version
Jules Chaikin - A Tramp Shining album art Richard Harris Richard Harris - A Tramp Shining (Album) RCA Victor New Zealand 1968 Sell This Version
Jules Chaikin - The Yard Went On Forever... album art Richard Harris Richard Harris - The Yard Went On Forever... (Album) Dunhill, Dunhill UK 1968 Sell This Version
Jules Chaikin - Happy Heart album art Nick De Caro And Orchestra* Nick De Caro And Orchestra* - Happy Heart (Album) A&M Records, A&M Records Germany 1969 Sell This Version
Jules Chaikin - Boots With Brass album art Boots Randolph Boots Randolph - Boots With Brass (Album, Comp) Monument, Monument US 1970 Sell This Version
Jules Chaikin - Wings album art Michel Colombier Michel Colombier - Wings (Album) A&M Records Canada 1971 Sell This Version
Jules Chaikin - U. F. O. album art Ron Davies Ron Davies - U. F. O. (Album) A&M Records US 1973 Sell This Version
Jules Chaikin - High Energy album art Freddie Hubbard Freddie Hubbard - High Energy (Album) Columbia US 1974 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
Jules Chaikin - Blue Country album art Joe Dassin Joe Dassin - Blue Country (Album) CBS France 1979 Sell This Version
Jules Chaikin - Word Of Mouth album art Jaco Pastorius Jaco Pastorius - Word Of Mouth (Album) Warner Bros. Records Germany 1981 Sell This Version
Jules Chaikin - At The Rendezvous Vol I album art Stan Kenton Stan Kenton - At The Rendezvous Vol I (Album) Status UK 1989 Sell This Version
DSCD-960 Jules Chaikin - Pictures At An Exhibition And Many More album art Allyn Ferguson Featuring Paul Horn Allyn Ferguson Featuring Paul Horn - Pictures At An Exhibition And Many More(CD, Comp) Discovery Records DSCD-960 US 1989 Sell This Version
STATUSCD108 Jules Chaikin - At The Rendezvous Vol II album art Stan Kenton Stan Kenton - At The Rendezvous Vol II(CD) Status STATUSCD108 UK 1989 Sell This Version