Chet Baker

Chet Baker

Real Name:
Chesney Henry Baker, Jr.
Profile:
Chet Baker (born December 23, 1929, Yale, Oklahoma, USA - died May 13, 1988, Amsterdam, Netherlands) was an American jazz trumpeter and singer.

He began his career in the early 1950's and played together with Charlie Parker and Gerry Mulligan. From 1957 on, he had several comebacks with such musicians as Bobby Jaspar, René Thomas, and Gerry Mulligan with whom he had already recorded. From the 1980's until he died, he did a lot of his recordings in Europe.
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Chet Baker Discography

Albums

Chet Baker Chet Baker & Strings (Album, EP) Columbia US 1954 Sell This Version
Chet Baker Chet Baker Sings (Album, Comp) Pacific Jazz Records US 1954 Sell This Version
Chet Baker The Trumpet Artistry Of Chet Baker (Album) Pacific Jazz Records US 1955 Sell This Version
Chet Baker Sings And Plays With Bud Shank, Russ Freeman And Strings (Album) Pacific Jazz Records Spain 1955 Sell This Version
Gerry Mulligan Quartet Featuring Chet Baker Gerry Mulligan Quartet Featuring Chet Baker - Gerry Mulligan Quartet (Album) Pacific Jazz Records US 1955 Sell This Version
Chet Baker Big Band (Album) Pacific Jazz Records US 1957 Sell This Version
Chet Baker & Art Pepper Chet Baker & Art Pepper - Playboys (Album) World Pacific Records Italy 1957 Sell This Version
Chet Baker & Bud Shank Chet Baker & Bud Shank - Theme Music From "The James Dean Story" (Album) World Pacific US 1957 Sell This Version
Chet Baker Chet Baker In New York (Album) Riverside Records US 1958 Sell This Version
Stan Getz, Chet Baker Stan Getz, Chet Baker - Stan Meets Chet (Album) Verve Records US 1958 Sell This Version
Chet Baker It Could Happen To You - Chet Baker Sings (Album, Comp) Riverside Records US 1958 Sell This Version
Chet Baker Introduces Johnny Pace Accompanied By The Chet Baker Quintet Chet Baker Introduces Johnny Pace Accompanied By The Chet Baker Quintet - Chet Baker Introduces Johnny Pace Accompanied By The Chet Baker Quintet (Album) Riverside Records US 1959 Sell This Version
Chet Baker Chet (Album) Riverside Records US 1959 Sell This Version
Chet Baker Plays The Best Of Lerner & Loewe (Album) Riverside Records US 1959 Sell This Version
Chet Baker Sings And Plays With Len Mercer And His Orchestra Chet Baker Sings And Plays With Len Mercer And His Orchestra - Angel Eyes (Album) Celson Italy 1959 Sell This Version
Chet Baker Sextet & Quartet (Album) Music US 1960 Sell This Version
Gerry Mulligan Featuring Lee Konitz & Chet Baker Gerry Mulligan Featuring Lee Konitz & Chet Baker - Midnight Session (Album) Fontana Netherlands 1963 Sell This Version
Chet Baker Baby Breeze (Album) Limelight US 1964 Sell This Version
Chet Baker The Most Important Jazz Album Of 1964/65 (Album) Colpix Records US 1964 Sell This Version
Chet Baker Baker's Holiday (Album) Limelight US 1965 Sell This Version
The Mariachi Brass Featuring Chet Baker The Mariachi Brass Featuring Chet Baker - Double Shot (Album) World Pacific Canada 1966 Sell This Version
The Mariachi Brass Featuring Chet Baker The Mariachi Brass Featuring Chet Baker - Hats Off (Album) World Pacific US 1966 Sell This Version
Gerry Mulligan / Chet Baker / Chico Hamilton / Buddy Collette / Gerald Wiggins Gerry Mulligan / Chet Baker / Chico Hamilton / Buddy Collette / Gerald Wiggins - West Coast Jazz (Comp) Crown Records (2) UK 1966 Sell This Version
Chet Baker and The Carmel Strings Chet Baker and The Carmel Strings - Into My Life (Album) World Pacific Canada 1966 Sell This Version
888 020, 888 020 TY Bud Shank Featuring Chet Baker Bud Shank Featuring Chet Baker - Michelle(LP, Album) Fontana, Fontana 888 020, 888 020 TY Netherlands 1966 Sell This Version