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Although always recognized as a trumpeter with unsurpassed lyrical qualities, Chet Baker had many ups and downs in his long career. Chet has a strong basic concept and, quite importantly, one of those casually put together all-star lineups that the jazz scene of those days made possible: Bill Evans, Kenny Burrell, Herbie Mann, Pepper Adams, Paul Chambers, Connie Kay, Philly Joe Jones.
Recorded December 20, 1958 and January 19, 1959.
Chet Baker, trumpet
Herbie Mann, flute
Pepper Adams, baritone sax
Bill Evans, piano
Kenny Burrell, guitar (3, 6)
Paul Chambers, bass
Connie Kay or Philly Joe Jones, drums (4, 8, 9)