Chet is an album by jazz trumpeter Chet Baker first released in 1959. The record is sometimes subtitled The Lyrical Trumpet of Chet Baker. Chet features performances by Baker with flautist Herbie Mann, saxophonist Pepper Adams, pianist Bill Evans, guitarist Kenny Burrell, bassist Paul Chambers, and either Connie Kay or Philly Joe Jones on drums. It was recorded in December 1958 and January 1959 and released on the Riverside label.
Chet Baker, Chet Baker Quartet. Italian Movies: Chet Baker Plays Piero Umiliani. Chet Baker, Piero Umiliani. Chet Baker Sings, It Could Happen To You. Chet Baker. Chet Baker - Sings And Plays For Lovers Vol 3. Sings And Plays For Lovers Vol 2. Chet Baker With Strings. Chet Baker Plays The Best Of Lerner & Loewe. Sings And Plays For Lovers Vol 1. Chet Sings: At His Best! Chet Baker. Live in Paris (1960-63), Live in Nice (1975). The Most Important Jazz Album of 64-65.
Chesney Henry Baker Jr. (December 23, 1929 – May 13, 1988) was an American jazz trumpeter and vocalist. Baker earned much attention and critical praise through the 1950s, particularly for albums featuring his vocals (Chet Baker Sings, It Could Happen to You). Jazz historian Dave Gelly described the promise of Baker's early career as "James Dean, Sinatra, and Bix, rolled into on. His well-publicized drug habit also drove his notoriety and fame.
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Chet Baker : My Funny Valentine and Greatest Hits. The Originals: Chet Baker. Miles Davis - Chet Baker : 35 hits. Miles Davis, Chet Baker. It's Always You, Vol. 9. Triple Best Of. 90 Chet Baker Essentials. The Very Best Of Jazz - Chet Baker. It Could Happen to You. 2011 Original Album Plus Bonus Tracks. Let's Get Lost: The Best Of Chet Baker Sings.
Chet Baker Sings is the debut vocal album by jazz musician Chet Baker, released in 1954 by Pacific Jazz Records. In 2001, the album received the Grammy Hall of Fame Award. Chet Baker Sings is the debut vocal album by jazz musician Chet Baker, released in 1954 by Pacific Jazz Records. The Original LP did not include the first 6 tracks. Chet Baker Sings Q&A.
A tragic figure with immense talent, both in his silvery fingered trumpet playing and his wonderfully soft and heartfelt voice.