Chet Baker

The Early Years

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The four discs in this Proper box chart the development of Chet Baker with a slew of West Coast players in his earliest days (between 1952-1954) live at the Lighthouse with Jimmy Giuffre, Russ Freeman, and others -- as produced by Les Koenig -- and in the studio, including both pianoless quartets, one with Gerry Mulligan and one with Stan Getz. In addition, there are some other live dates with his own band, including a CD full of vocal performances. Given the variance in the sound quality, this set is recommended for hardcore Baker fans only.

Track Listing - Disc 3

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time Stream
1 2:48 Spotify
2 3:02 Spotify
3 3:19 Spotify
4 2:43 Spotify
5 2:06 Spotify
6 3:21 Spotify
7 2:52 Spotify
8
3:08 Spotify
9 2:58 Spotify
10 3:10 Spotify
11 2:50 Spotify
12 3:26 Spotify
13 2:50 Spotify
14 2:56 Spotify
15 3:47 Spotify
16 3:38 Spotify
17 3:00 Spotify
18
2:37 Spotify
19 3:07 Spotify
20 3:38 Spotify
21 2:41 Spotify
22 2:40 Spotify
23 3:31 Spotify
24 2:42 Spotify
25 2:35 Spotify
26 2:49 Spotify
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