WorldCat Identities

Baker, Chet

Overview
Works: 2,087 works in 4,383 publications in 6 languages and 24,736 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Interviews  Guitar music (Jazz)  Flügelhorn music (Jazz)  Jazz vocals  Jazz  Fiction 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Interviewee, Singer, Conductor, Composer, Other, Contributor, Musician, Actor, Producer, Narrator, Honoree, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PS3555.L6274, 781.65
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Most widely held works about Chet Baker
 
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L.A. confidential by Curtis Hanson( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three detectives each use their own approach to find the truth behind a group of murders
Chet Baker live in '64 & '79 by Chet Baker( Visual )

5 editions published in 2006 in 3 languages and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring two performances by the foremost interpreter of the West Coast school of cool jazz. Filmed in Europe 15 years apart, these two shows seen together provide an overview of Baker's illustrious career
My funny valentine by Chet Baker( Recording )

38 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chet by Chet Baker( Recording )

40 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Let's get lost the best of Chet Baker sings by Chet Baker( Recording )

21 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of the Gerry Mulligan Quartet with Chet Baker by Gerry Mulligan Quartet( Recording )

17 editions published in 1991 in 4 languages and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz the Smithsonian anthology( Recording )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chet Baker by Chet Baker( Recording )

50 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compilation of songs previously released on Blue Note Records 1954-1957
Let's get lost by Chet Baker( Visual )

34 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and German and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary on the life of jazz trumpeter and drug addict Chet Baker. Fascinating series of interviews with friends, family, associates and lovers, interspersed with film from Baker's earlier life and some modern-day performances
Essential jazz ballads( Recording )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Somewhere over the rainbow (Harry Allen) (4:36) -- Smoke gets in your eyes (the Jazz Networks featuring Jesse Davis) (5:28) -- 'Round midnight (Chet Baker) (10:16) -- Autumn leaves (the Super Jazz Trio featuring Tommy Flanagan) (8:31) -- Tears (Django Reinhardt) (2:37) -- Where are you? (Sonny Rollins) (5:06) -- I remember Clifford (the Jazz Networks featuring Roy Hargrove) (7:00) -- Body and soul (Coleman Hawkins) (3:00) -- You don't know what love is (Kenny Drew) (5:07) -- Easy living (Paul Desmond) (7:05) -- My ideal (the Jazz Networks featuring Joshua Redman) (6:20) -- In the wee small hours (John Pizzarelli) (2:32)
Round midnight original motion picture soundtrack by Dexter Gordon( Recording )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in English and German and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of Chet Baker plays by Chet Baker( Recording )

18 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1953-1956 compilation represents Chet Baker's early days recording in Los Angeles. The album is about tightly arranged, uptempo burning than midtempo cool. Of course, Baker's introspective ballad playing is also featured on tracks such as "Moonlight Becomes You" and "Darn that Dream". Overall, however, what makes Baker's conception so unique in his early years, is the light, yet crisp, feel he and his band mates employ. Whether playing bebop or cool, his approach is consistent and, most of all, innovative. In short, it shows Baker's adaptability as well as his versatility
Chet Baker in New York by Chet Baker( Recording )

39 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concierto by Jim Hall( Recording )

25 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carnegie Hall concert by Gerry Mulligan( Recording )

21 editions published between 1975 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strollin' by Chet Baker( )

21 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chet Baker's classic recording, which features guitarist Philip Catherine and bassist Jean-Louis Rassinfosse, has been expanded to include a previously unreleased recording of the song Funk in Deep Freeze
Peace by Chet Baker( )

24 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deep in a dream the ultimate Chet Baker collection by Chet Baker( Recording )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chet Baker sings it could happen to you by Chet Baker( Recording )

16 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My favourite songs (the last great concert) by Chet Baker( Recording )

19 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Baker, C. 1929-1988

Baker, Chesney

Baker, Chesney H. 1929-1988

Baker, Chesney Henry.

Baker, Chesney Henry 1929-1988

Baker, Chesney Henry Jr

Baker Chet

Chet Baker & Art Pepper

Chey Baker

ベイカー, チェズニー ヘンリー

ベイカー, チェット

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Looking for Chet Baker : an Evan Horne mysteryAs though I had wings : the lost memoirChet Baker : his life and musicYoung Chet : the young Chet BakerToo cool : the Chet Baker story