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date: 03 July 2022

Baker, Chet [Chesney Henry] (b Yale, OK, 23 Dec 1929; d Amsterdam, Netherlands, 13 May 1988). Jazz trumpeter, flugelhorn player, and singer. 

Source:
The Grove Dictionary of American Music
Author(s):
Jeroen de ValkJeroen de Valk

He was almost entirely self-taught; he never obtained more than a rudimentry knowledge of music theory and thus had to ...

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