Mastered by Kevin Gray at Cohearent Audio from the original master tape
Few musicians have embodied the romantic, and ultimately tragic, jazz figure as totally as Chesney "Chet" Baker
(1929-88). Unschooled yet eloquent in his music, the Baker mystique has only reinforced one of the most haunting trumpet styles and ingenuous approaches to jazz singing. In New York, here is his legendary 1958 session featuring east coast jazz legends Johnny Griffin, Philly Joe Jones, Al Haig and Paul Chambers.
1. Fair Weather
2. Polka Dots And Moonbeams
3. Hotel 49
5. Blue Thoughts
6. When Lights Are Low