The Record Collection

Chet Baker: The Best of Chet Baker Sings (1989)

Pacific Jazz 7 92932 2

Track list:

01. The Thrill Is Gone (A)
02. But Not for Me (A)
03. Time After Time (A)
04. I Get Along Without You Very Well (A)
05. There Will Never Be Another You (A)
06. Look for the Silver Lining (A)
07. My Funny Valentine (A)
08. I Fall in Love Too Easily (A)
09. Daybreak (B)
10. Just Friends (B)
11. I Remember You (B)
12. Let’s Get Lost (B)
13. Long Ago and Far Away (B)
14. You Don’t Know What Love Is (B)
15. That Old Feeling (C)
16. It’s Always You (C)
17. I’ve Never Been in Love Before (C)
18. My Buddy (C)
19. Like Someone in Love (C)
20. My Ideal (C)

Personnel:

Chet Baker – Trumpet, Vocals
Russ Freeman – Piano, Celeste
Joe Mondragon – Bass (#1)
Carson Smith – Bass (#2-14)
Jimmy Bond – Bass (#15-20)
Shelly Manne – Drums (#1)
Bob Neel – Drums (#2-14)
Peter Littman – Drums (#15-17)
Larance Marable – Drums (#18-20)

#1-8 & 15-20 appear on Chet Baker Sings (Pacific Jazz PJ-1222)
#9-14 appear on Chet Baker Sings and Plays (Pacific Jazz PJ-1202)

Key to recordings:
A – Recorded February 15, 1954, at Capitol Studios, Los Angeles
B – Recorded March 7, 1955, Los Angeles
C – Recorded July 23, 30 1956 at The Forum Theatre, Los Angeles

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