1953

Gerry Mulligan Quartet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax) Carson Smith (bass) Chico Hamilton (drums) The Haig, Hollywood, CA, probably early January, 1953

1. Aren't You Glad You're You
2. Get Happy
3. Poinciana
4. Godchild
 
The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Gerry Mulligan Quartet With Chet Baker
 
* Mosaic MR5-102, MD3-102 The Complete Pacific Jazz And Capitol Recordings Of The Original Gerry Mulligan Quartet And Tentette With Chet Baker
* Pacific Jazz 7243 8 38263 2 2 The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Gerry Mulligan Quartet With Chet Baker

Gerry Mulligan Quartet

same personnel, Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, January 3, 1953

1. Limelight
2. The Lady Is A Tramp
3. Turnstile  
4. Moonlight In Vermont  
5. Utter Chaos
 
Gerry Mulligan - Chet Baker
 
* Fantasy LP 3220, LP 8082; Original Jazz Classics OJC-273 Gerry Mulligan/Paul Desmond
* America (F) 30 AM 6070 Gerry Mulligan/Paul Desmond - Mulligan Desmond
* Prestige PR 24016 Gerry Mulligan/Chet Baker
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-711-2 Gerry Mulligan Quartet Featuring Chet Baker/Chubby Jackson Big Band Featuring Gerry Mulligan
* Fantasy LP 3-6 The Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Fantasy EP 4008 The Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Fantasy 529 Gerry Mulligan - Limelight / Moonlight In Vermont
* Fantasy 528 Gerry Mulligan - The Lady Is A Tramp / Turnstile 

Lee Konitz With Gerry Mulligan Quartet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Lee Konitz (alto sax) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax) Carson Smith (bass) Larry Bunker (drums) The Haig, Hollywood, CA, January 23, 1953

1. Too Marvelous For Words
2. Lover Man  
3. I'll Remember April
4. These Foolish Things
5. All The Things You Are
6. Bernie's Tune
 
Gerry Mulligan - Lee Konitz - Revelation
 
* World Pacific PJM-406, WPM-406, WP-1273 Lee Konitz Plays With The Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Pacific Jazz PJ-38, ST-20142 Lee Konitz/Gerry Mulligan - Konitz Meets Mulligan
* Pacific Jazz JWC-505; World Pacific JWC-505 Various Artists - Solo Flight
* Blue Note BN-LA532-H2 Gerry Mulligan/Lee Konitz - Revelation
* Mosaic MR5-102, MD3-102 The Complete Pacific Jazz And Capitol Recordings Of The Original Gerry Mulligan Quartet And Tentette With Chet Baker
* Jazztone J 1253 Gerry Mulligan Quartet With Lee Konitz/Chet Baker Quintet - Mulligan And Baker!
* Pacific Jazz 7243 8 38263 2 2 The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Gerry Mulligan Quartet With Chet Baker
* Pacific Jazz PJLP-10 Lee Konitz And The Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Pacific Jazz PJLP-2 Lee Konitz Plays With The Gerry Mulligan Quartet/Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Pacific Jazz EP4-11 Lee Konitz Plays With The Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Pacific Jazz EP4-3 Lee Konitz Plays With The Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* World Pacific X-644 Lee Konitz/Gerry Mulligan - Lover Man / Almost Like Being In Love
* Pacific Jazz 609 Lee Konitz/Gerry Mulligan - Lover Man / Lady Be Good

Gerry Mulligan Tentette

Chet Baker, Pete Candoli (trumpet) Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone) John Graas (French horn) Ray Siegel (tuba) Bud Shank (alto sax) Don Davidson (baritone sax) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax, piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Chico Hamilton (drums)Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, January 29, 1953

1. A Ballad
2. Walkin' Shoes
3. Rocker
 
The Original Gerry Mulligan Tentet And Quartet
 
* Capitol T-691 Gerry Mulligan/Shorty Rogers - Modern Sounds
* Gene Norman Presents GNP 26 Chet Baker - Gerry Mulligan - Buddy DeFranco
* Mosaic MR5-102, MD3-102 The Complete Pacific Jazz And Capitol Recordings Of The Original Gerry Mulligan Quartet And Tentette With Chet Baker
* GNP/ZYX (E) GNPD 56 Gene Norman Presents The Original Gerry Mulligan Tentet And Quartet

Gerry Mulligan Tentet And Quartet

Lee Konitz With Gerry Mulligan Quartet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Lee Konitz (alto sax) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax) Carson Smith (bass) Larry Bunker (drums)Los Angeles, CA, January 30, 1953

1. Almost Like Being In Love
2. Broadway
 
Konitz Meets Mulligan
 
* World Pacific PJM-406, WPM-406, WP-1273 Lee Konitz Plays With The Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Pacific Jazz PJ-38, ST-20142 Lee Konitz/Gerry Mulligan - Konitz Meets Mulligan
* Jazztone J 1253 Gerry Mulligan Quartet With Lee Konitz/Chet Baker Quintet - Mulligan And Baker!
* Blue Note BN-LA532-H2 Gerry Mulligan/Lee Konitz - Revelation
* Mosaic MR5-102, MD3-102 The Complete Pacific Jazz And Capitol Recordings Of The Original Gerry Mulligan Quartet And Tentette With Chet Baker
* Pacific Jazz 7243 8 38263 2 2 The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Gerry Mulligan Quartet With Chet Baker
* Pacific Jazz PJLP-10 Lee Konitz And The Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Pacific Jazz PJLP-2 Lee Konitz Plays With The Gerry Mulligan Quartet/Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Pacific Jazz EP4-11 Lee Konitz Plays With The Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Pacific Jazz EP4-3 Lee Konitz Plays With The Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* World Pacific X-644 Lee Konitz/Gerry Mulligan - Lover Man / Almost Like Being In Love
* Pacific Jazz 608 Lee Konitz/Gerry Mulligan - Sextet / I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me

Gerry Mulligan Tentette

Chet Baker, Pete Candoli (trumpet) Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone) John Graas (French horn) Ray Siegel (tuba) Bud Shank (alto sax) Don Davidson (baritone sax) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax, piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Larry Bunker (drums)Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, January 31, 1953

1. Takin' A Chance On Love
2. Flash
3. Simbah   
4. Ontet   
 
Gerry Mulligan - Shorty Rogers - Modern Sounds
 
* Capitol T-691   Gerry Mulligan/Shorty Rogers - Modern Sounds
* Gene Norman Presents GNP 26   Chet Baker - Gerry Mulligan - Buddy DeFranco
* Mosaic MR5-102, MD3-102   The Complete Pacific Jazz And Capitol Recordings Of The Original Gerry Mulligan Quartet And Tentette With Chet Baker
* GNP/ZYX (E) GNPD 56   Gene Norman Presents The Original

Gerry Mulligan Quartet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax) Carson Smith (bass) Larry Bunker (drums)Gold Star Studios, Los Angeles, CA, February 24, 1953

1. Makin' Whoopee
2. Cherry
3. Motel
4. Carson City Stage
 
Gerry Mulligan Quartet
 
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1207; World Pacific PJ-1207 Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Mosaic MR5-102, MD3-102 The Complete Pacific Jazz And Capitol Recordings Of The Original Gerry Mulligan Quartet And Tentette With Chet Baker
* Pacific Jazz PJ-75 Gerry Mulligan/Chet Baker - Timeless
* Pacific Jazz ST-20146 Gerry Mulligan And Chet Baker - Timeless
* Pacific Jazz PJ-100 Various Artists - 24 Great Jazz Groups: On Mike!
* Pacific Jazz 7243 8 38263 2 2 The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Gerry Mulligan Quartet With Chet Baker
* Pacific Jazz PJLP-2 Lee Konitz Plays With The Gerry Mulligan Quartet/Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Pacific Jazz EP4-2 Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Pacific Jazz 604 Gerry Mulligan - Motel / Makin' Whoopee
* Pacific Jazz 611 Gerry Mulligan - Carson City Stage / Cherry

Gerry Mulligan Quartet

same personnel

Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, April 27, 1953

1. My Old Flame  
2. All The Things You Are
3. Love Me Or Leave Me (alternate take) -  
4. Love Me Or Leave Me
5. Swinghouse (10" LP take)
6. Swinghouse (12" LP take)
7. Jeru
8. Utter Chaos #2
 
Lee Konitz And The Gerry Mulligan Quartet
 
* Pacific Jazz JWC-503; World Pacific JWC-503 Various Artists - Ballads For Backgrounds
* Mosaic MR5-102, MD3-102 The Complete Pacific Jazz And Capitol Recordings Of The Original Gerry Mulligan Quartet And Tentette With Chet Baker
* Pacific Jazz PJ-75 Gerry Mulligan/Chet Baker - Timeless
* Pacific Jazz ST-20146 Gerry Mulligan And Chet Baker - Timeless
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1207; World Pacific PJ-1207 Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Pacific Jazz DJ-1 Various Artists - Disc Jockey Edition
* Pacific Jazz 7243 8 38263 2 2 The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Gerry Mulligan Quartet With Chet Baker
* Pacific Jazz PJLP-10 Lee Konitz And The Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Pacific Jazz PJLP-5 Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Pacific Jazz EP4-21 Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Pacific Jazz EP4-7 Gerry Mulligan Quartet

Gerry Mulligan Quartet

same personnel

Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, April 29 & 30, 1953

1. Darn That Dream  
2. Darn That Dream (alternate take)   
3. I May Be Wrong (12" LP take)
4. I May Be Wrong (10" LP take)  
5. I'm Beginning To See The Light (10" LP take)   
6. I'm Beginning To See The Light (12" LP take)
7. The Nearness Of You
8. Tea For Two
 
 
* Pacific Jazz PJ-8, ST-20140   The Genius Of Gerry Mulligan
* Mosaic MR5-102, MD3-102   The Complete Pacific Jazz And Capitol Recordings Of The Original Gerry Mulligan Quartet And Tentette With Chet Baker
* Pacific Jazz JWC-500; World Pacific JWC-500   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1207; World Pacific PJ-1207   Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Pacific Jazz DJ-1   Various Artists - Disc Jockey Edition
* Pacific Jazz 7243 8 38263 2 2   The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Gerry Mulligan Quartet With Chet Baker
* Pacific Jazz PJLP-5   Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Pacific Jazz JWC-EP-1000   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast
* Pacific Jazz EP4-7   Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Pacific Jazz 616, 45-616   Gerry Mulligan - Darn That Dream / Five Brothers

Gerry Mulligan Quartet

same personnel

Los Angeles, CA, May 7, 1953

1. Varsity Drag
2. Swing House  
3. Love Me Or Leave Me   
4. Speak Low
5. Lady Bird
 
 
* Gene Norman Presents GNP 56   Gerry Mulligan With Chet Baker And Buddy DeFranco
* Gene Norman Presents GNP 20   Various Artists - Be Our Guest!
* GNP/ZYX (E) GNPD 56   Gene Norman Presents The Original Gerry Mulligan Tentet And Quartet
* Gene Norman Presents Vol. 3; Vogue (E) LDE 075   Gerry Mulligan

Gerry Mulligan Quartet

same personnel

"The Haig", Hollywood, CA, May 20, 1953

1. Five Brothers   
2. I Can't Get Started
3. Ide's Side
4. Haig And Haig (as Funhouse)  
5. My Funny Valentine
 
 
* Pacific Jazz PJ-8, ST-20140   The Genius Of Gerry Mulligan
* Pacific Jazz PJ-LA892-H   Various Artists - Jazz: The 50's, Vol. I
* Mosaic MR5-102, MD3-102 The Complete Pacific Jazz And Capitol Recordings Of The Original Gerry Mulligan Quartet And Tentette With Chet Baker
* Pacific Jazz PJ-75   Gerry Mulligan/Chet Baker - Timeless
* Pacific Jazz ST-20146   Gerry Mulligan And Chet Baker - Timeless
* Pacific Jazz 7243 8 38263 2 2   The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Gerry Mulligan Quartet With Chet Baker
* Pacific Jazz PJLP-10   Lee Konitz And The Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Pacific Jazz EP4-21   Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Pacific Jazz X-313   Gerry Mulligan - Bernie's Tune / Five Brothers
* Pacific Jazz 616, 45-616   Gerry Mulligan - Darn That Dream / Five Brothers

Stan Getz - Chet Baker Quartet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Stan Getz (tenor sax) Carson Smith (bass) Larry Bunker (drums)"The Haig", Hollywood, CA, June 12, 1953

1. My Funny Valentine
2. Strike Up The Band   
3. The Way You Look Tonight   
4. Yardbird Suite   
5. Yesterdays   
6. Winter Wonderland   
7. Come Out Wherever You Are   
8. Move  
9. What's New  
10. Half Nelson   
11. Little Willie Leaps  
12. Soft Shoe   
13. Whispering   
14. Bernie's Tune   
15. All The Things You Are   
16. Winter Wonderland (take 2)   
17. Gone With The Wind
 

 

* Pacific Jazz 7243 8 35634 2 5   Chet Baker And Stan Getz - West Coast Live

Stan Getz - Chet Baker Quartet

same personnel"The Haig", Hollywood, CA, June 16, 1953

1. Winter Wonderland (take 2)
2. Half Nelson   
3. Little Willie Leaps   
4. Yardbird Suite
5. The Way You Look Tonight   
6. Half Nelson  
7. Move  
8. What's New   
9. Strike Up The Band   
10. Come Out Wherever You Are   
11. All The Things You Are   
12. Soft Shoe   
13. Whispering  
14. Yesterdays   
15. Gone With The Wind

 

* Philology (It) W 40.2   Stan Getz - Sweetie Pie
* Fresh Sound (Sp) FSR-CD 353   Stan Getz/Chet Baker Quartet - Live At The Haig 1953

Chet Baker Quartet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Russ Freeman (piano) Bob Whitlock (bass) Bobby White (drums)Los Angeles, CA, July 27, 1953

1. The Lamp Is Low (as Pavane For A Dead Princess)
2. This Time The Dream's On Me
3. Maid In Mexico
 
 
* World Pacific WP-1249   Chet Baker - Pretty/Groovy
* Pacific Jazz DJ-1   Various Artists - Disc Jockey Edition
* Pacific Jazz (J) K18P-9259   Chet Baker Quartet - Cool Baker, Vol. 1
* Mosaic MR4-122, MD3-122   The Complete Pacific Jazz Studio Recordings Of The Chet Baker Quartet With Russ Freeman
* Pacific Jazz PJLP-3   Chet Baker Quartet
* Pacific Jazz EP4-14   Chet Baker Quartet
* Pacific Jazz EP4-4   Chet Baker Quartet
* Pacific Jazz 605, 45-605   Chet Baker - The Lamp Is Low / Maid In Mexico

Chet Baker Quartet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Russ Freeman (piano) Carson Smith (bass) Larry Bunker (drums)Los Angeles, CA, July 29 & 30, 1953

1. Russ Job  
2. Imagination  
3. Long Ago And Far Away (10" LP take)  
4. Long Ago And Far Away (12" LP take)   
5. Carson City Stage
6. Easy To Love
7. Batter Up  
 
Mosaic MR4-122 MD3-122 The Complete Pacific Jazz Studio Recordings Of The Chet Baker Quartet With Russ Freeman
 
* Pacific Jazz (J) K18P-9259   Chet Baker Quartet - Cool Baker, Vol. 1
* Mosaic MR4-122, MD3-122   The Complete Pacific Jazz Studio Recordings Of The Chet Baker Quartet With Russ Freeman
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1206; World Pacific PJ-1206   The Trumpet Artistry Of Chet Baker
* Pacific Jazz DJ-1   Various Artists - Disc Jockey Edition
* World Pacific WP-1249   Chet Baker - Pretty/Groovy
* Pacific Jazz PJ-75   Gerry Mulligan/Chet Baker - Timeless
* Pacific Jazz ST-20146   Gerry Mulligan And Chet Baker - Timeless
* Pacific Jazz (J) K18P-9260   Chet Baker Quartet - Cool Baker, Vol. 2
* Pacific Jazz PJLP-3   Chet Baker Quartet
* Pacific Jazz PJLP-6   Chet Baker Quartet
* Pacific Jazz EP4-14   Chet Baker Quartet
* Pacific Jazz EP4-9   Chet Baker Quartet
* Pacific Jazz EP4-4   Chet Baker Quartet
* Pacific Jazz 610, 45-610   Chet Baker - Imagination / Russ Job

Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars

Chet Baker (trumpet) Russ Freeman (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Max Roach (drums)"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, September 13, 1953

1. At Last
2. Winter Wonderland  
3. What's New unissued  
 

Chet Baker, Rolf Ericson (trumpet) Bud Shank (alto, baritone sax) Jimmy Giuffre (tenor sax -1,2,5,6) Bob Cooper (tenor sax -3,4) Russ Freeman (piano -1,2,5,6) Claude Williamson (piano -3,4) Howard Rumsey (bass) Max Roach (drums -1,2,5,6) Shelly Manne (drums -3,4)

1. Loaded  
2. I'll Remember April  
3. Pirouette  
4. Witch Doctor  
5. Out Of Somewhere unissued  
6. Maid In Mexico
 
 
 
* Contemporary C 7645; Original Jazz Classics OJC-480, OJCCD-480-2   Miles Davis And The Lighthouse All-Stars - At Last!
* Contemporary C 7649; Original Jazz Classics OJC-609, OJCCD-609-2   Chet Baker And The Lighthouse All-Stars - Witch Doctor
* Contemporary CCD-14077-2   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars - Mexican Passport

Chet Baker Quartet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Russ Freeman (piano) Carson Smith (bass) Larry Bunker (drums)Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, October 3, 1953

1. No Ties (10" LP take)
2. No Ties (12" LP take)
3. All The Things You Are
4. The Thrill Is Gone (10" LP take)  
5. The Thrill Is Gone (12" LP take)
6. Band Aid
7. Bea's Flat  
8. Moon Love (10" LP take)
9. Moon Love (12" LP take)
10. Happy Little Sunbeam
11. Happy Little Sunbeam (alternate take)
 
Pacific Jazz ST-20138 Chet Baker Plays And Sings
 
* Pacific Jazz (J) K18P-9259   Chet Baker Quartet - Cool Baker, Vol. 1
* Mosaic MR4-122, MD3-122   The Complete Pacific Jazz Studio Recordings Of The Chet Baker Quartet With Russ Freeman
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1206; World Pacific PJ-1206   The Trumpet Artistry Of Chet Baker
* Pacific Jazz HFS-1   Various Artists - Assorted Flavors Of Pacific Jazz: A Hi-Fi Sampler $1.98
* Pacific Jazz PJ-LA892-H   Various Artists - Jazz: The 50's, Vol. I
* Pacific Jazz (J) K18P-9260   Chet Baker Quartet - Cool Baker, Vol. 2
* Pacific Jazz JWC-503; World Pacific JWC-503   Various Artists - Ballads For Backgrounds
* Pacific Jazz PJ-75   Gerry Mulligan/Chet Baker - Timeless
* Pacific Jazz ST-20146   Gerry Mulligan And Chet Baker - Timeless
* World Pacific WP-1249   Chet Baker - Pretty/Groovy
* Playboy PB 1529/30   The Playboy Jazz All Stars
* Pacific Jazz PJ-100   Various Artists - 24 Great Jazz Groups: On Mike!
* Pacific Jazz ST-20138   Chet Baker Plays And Sings
* Pacific Jazz JWC-500; World Pacific JWC-500   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast
* Pacific Jazz PJLP-6   Chet Baker Quartet
* Pacific Jazz JWC-EP-1000   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast
* Pacific Jazz EP4-8   Chet Baker Plays
* Pacific Jazz EP4-9   Chet Baker Quartet
* Pacific Jazz 615, 45-615   Chet Baker - Happy Little Sunbeam / The Thrill Is Gone

Chet Baker Quartet

Chet Baker (trumpet, vocals -1,4, trumpet -2,3) Russ Freeman (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, October 27, 1953

1. I Fall In Love Too Easily
2. Winter Wonderland (78 take)  
3. Winter Wonderland (LP take)
4. The Thrill Is Gone

 

* Mosaic MR4-122, MD3-122   The Complete Pacific Jazz Studio Recordings Of The Chet Baker Quartet With Russ Freeman
* World Pacific WP-1249   Chet Baker - Pretty/Groovy
* Pacific Jazz (J) K18P-9260   Chet Baker Quartet - Cool Baker, Vol. 2
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1222; World Pacific PJ-1222   Chet Baker Sings
* Blue Note CDP 7 94857 2   Various Artists - Yule Struttin' (A Blue Note Christmas)
* Pacific Jazz PJLP-11   Chet Baker Sings
* Pacific Jazz EP4-16   Chet Baker Sings
* Pacific Jazz 614, 45-614   Chet Baker - I Fall In Love Too Easily / Winter Wonderland
* Pacific Jazz 615, 45-615   Chet Baker - Happy Little Sunbeam / The Thrill Is Gone

Chet Baker Quartet + Joe Pass

Chet Baker (trumpet, vocals) Russ Freeman (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) plus an overdub: Joe Pass (guitar)Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, October 27, 1953

1. The Thrill Is Gone  

 

 * World Pacific WP-1826, ST-1826   Chet Baker Sings

Chet Baker Quartet With Charlie Parker

Chet Baker (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Carson Smith (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)"University Of Oregon", OR, November 5, 1953

1. Ornithology
2. Barbados  
3. Cool Blues

 

* Stash ST-CD-10   Charlie Parker - The Bird You Never Heard

Chet Baker Ensemble

Chet Baker (trumpet) Herb Geller (alto, tenor sax) Jack Montrose (tenor sax) Bob Gordon (baritone sax) Russ Freeman (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, December 14, 1953

1. Headline
2. Ergo   
3. Bockhanal  
4. Bockhanal (alternate take)  
5. A Dandy Line  
6. A Dandy Line (alternate take)

 

* Pacific Jazz JWC-500; World Pacific JWC-500   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast
* Pacific Jazz HFS-1   Various Artists - Assorted Flavors Of Pacific Jazz: A Hi-Fi Sampler $1.98
* Pacific Jazz CDP 7 97160 2   Chet Baker - Grey December
* Pacific Jazz PJLP-9   Chet Baker Ensemble
* Pacific Jazz JWC-EP-1000   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast
* Pacific Jazz EP4-15   Chet Baker Ensemble
* Pacific Jazz 618, 45-618   Chet Baker - A Dandy Line / Goodbye

Chet Baker Ensemble

same personnel

Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, December 22, 1953

1. Pro Defunctus
2. Little Old Lady
3. Little Old Lady (alternate take)
4. Moonlight Becomes You   
5. Moonlight Becomes You (alternate take)  
6. Goodbye
7. Goodbye (alternate take)

 

* Pacific Jazz PJ-1206; World Pacific PJ-1206   The Trumpet Artistry Of Chet Baker
* Pacific Jazz CDP 7 97160 2   Chet Baker - Grey December
* Pacific Jazz PJLP-9   Chet Baker Ensemble
* Pacific Jazz EP4-15   Chet Baker Ensemble
* Pacific Jazz 618, 45-618   Chet Baker - A Dandy Line / Goodbye

Chet Baker Quintet With Strings

Chet Baker (trumpet) Zoot Sims (tenor sax -1/4) Sam Cytron, Jack Gasselin, George Kast, Eudice Shapiro, Paul Shure, Felix Slatkin (violin) Lou Kievman, Paul Robyn (viola) Victor Gottlieb (cello) Russ Freeman (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)Los Angeles, CA, December 30, 1953

1. I Married An Angel
2. Love Walked In  
3. A Little Duet  
4. A Little Duet (alternate take)
5. You Better Go Now
6. You Better Go Now (alternate take)

 

* Columbia CL 549   Chet Baker And Strings
* Columbia/Legacy CK 46174   Chet Baker And Strings

Chet Baker Quintet With Strings

Cht Baker (trumpet) Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Sam Cytron, Jack Gasselin, George Kast, Eudice Shapiro, Paul Shure, Felix Slatkin (violin) Lou Kievman, Paul Robyn (viola) Victor Gottlieb (cello) Russ Freeman (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)Los Angeles, CA, December 31, 1953

1. Why Shouldn't I
2. Trickdidlier  
3. I'm Through With Love
4. You Don't Know What Love Is  
5. You Don't Know What Love Is (alternate take)

 

* Columbia CL 549   Chet Baker And Strings
* Columbia/Legacy CK 46174   Chet Baker And Strings

Stan Getz - Chet Baker Quartet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Stan Getz (tenor sax) probably Carson Smith (bass) Chico Hamilton (drums)"The Haig", Hollywood, CA, 1953

1. Yardbird Suite Philology (It)

 

* Philology (It) W 51.2   Chet Baker Quartet Plus... - The Newport Years, Vol. 1