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Chet Baker's trumpet got stolen, which turned out to be a blessing in disguise for this 1965 session; playing flugelhorn lends his lyrical tone even greater warmth. But while Baker's diaphanous lines on the low-key "I Wish You Love" are a model of poignancy, his vocal tunes nearly steal the show, especially his ghostly, gliding presence on the melancholic "Born to Be Blue." But when he lets loose on the burning hard-bopper "This is the Thing," it's clear his gift goes beyond his signature cool-school sounds.

Biography

Born: December 23, 1929 in Yale, OK

Genre: Jazz

Years Active: '50s, '60s, '70s, '80s

Chet Baker was a primary exponent of the West Coast school of cool jazz in the early and mid-'50s. As a trumpeter, he had a generally restrained, intimate playing style and he attracted attention beyond jazz for his photogenic looks and singing. But his career was marred by drug addiction. Baker's father, Chesney Henry Baker,Sr., was a guitarist who was forced to turn to other work during the Depression; his mother, Vera (Moser) Baker, worked in a perfumery. The family moved from Oklahoma to Glendale,...
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