Name: :   Dave Ackerman
e-mail: :   daveackerman@cox.net
Country: :   USA
Comments: :   ONE OF MY IDOLS AND HEROS, A LYRICAL GIANT.
Name: :   Ed Fritz
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Name: :   youssef Rakha
e-mail: :   yarakha@verizon.net
Country: :   USA
Comments: :   I waited for Chet to play the hotel we were in after our gig(Duke Ellington Orch)and later in Paris when with Harlem Anne 30. I always loved his playing, lyricism, and un-pretentiousness and sincerity. It was always truth coming out of his horn...that whi
Name: :   jamey aebersold
e-mail: :   jamey@jazzbooks.com
Country: :   usa
Comments: :   My very first LP was Chets album in Europe. Memorized all the solos on that record.
Name: :   hal
e-mail: :   hrutenberg@pennhearts.com
Country: :   usa
Comments: :   After his set In Philly in 1954 at a jazz workshop for young talents,a quintet of 14 year olds played(Lee Morgan was one)Chets critique:Oh Man!What can I say!
Name: :   Glenn Richards
e-mail: :   grich@yhti.net
Country: :   USA
Comments: :   Pure Wonderful!
Name: :   Kathi
e-mail: :   kathitarranttafuto@yahoo.com
Country: :   USA
Comments: :   Chet knew his scales and all, but what soul!
Name: :   Elliott Vincent
e-mail: :   etrumpet@bellsouth.net
Country: :   USA
Comments: :   Let us NEVER overlook or forget Chet! He was perhaps the most inventive and lyrical improvisers ever!
Name: :   Pamela Webster-Walsh
e-mail: :   visavis1@comcast.net
Country: :   USA
Comments: :   I have been listening to jazz for nearly 50 years now. Chet Bakers soulful sound never gets old for me.
Name: :   Jim Kipler
e-mail: :   james.kipler@verizon.net
Country: :   United States
Comments: :   Chet was truly a gifted artist and innovator. He was and still is, one of my favorite trumpet players.
Name: :   john e.hale
e-mail: :   jehale22@yahoo.com
Country: :   U.S.A.
Comments: :   I love Chets work.
Name: :   Reynir Sigurdsson
e-mail: :   res@ismennt.is
Country: :   Iceland
Comments: :   One of my favorite jazz artists since I first heard him in my younger days. In a lyrical way with his unique tone he always had something to say.
Name: :   Bert Jansma
e-mail: :   bert.jansma@hetnet.nl
Country: :   Netherlands
Comments: :   Beautiful site honoring a great player who alwasy stayed true to his jazz.
Name: :   Cliff Stark
e-mail: :   cliffstark@aol.com
Country: :   USA
Comments: :   Words are insufficient. Love it !
Name: :   Chas Bushong
e-mail: :   chisongman@aol.com
Country: :   USA
Comments: :   Listening to Chet Baker is a moving experience.
Name: :   Francis Reilly
e-mail: :   fatha_francis@hotmail.com
Country: :   USA
Comments: :   I love this.Although I am not able to send anything at this time,I promise to do so as soon as possible.
Name: :   tim richardson
e-mail: :   art@timrichardson.co.uk
Country: :   england
Comments: :   Where ever you are seek out live jazz!
Name: :   Malcolm Nieman
e-mail: :   mallian@ntlworld.com
Country: :   UK
Comments: :   Ive been listening to modern Jazz since 1958 and knew when I heard Chet playing with Gerry Mulligan that he was something really special. Thankyou for all the joy you have brought to Jazz lovers everywhere.
Name: :   Ron Wilkins
e-mail: :   bassbone1@@hotmail.com
Country: :   USA
Comments: :   Chet lyrical style and phrasing have always endeared me to him. He was a true genius and master. He will always be remember and loved.
Name: :   Alex Bally
e-mail: :   alex.bally@bluewin.ch
Country: :   Switzerland
Comments: :   Hi everybody, I am very proud to become a member of the Chet Baker Foundation. Not many peaople know that I was Chets regular drummer at the Chat Qui Peche in Paris in the early 60ies. His unique musicanship for american jazz classics was a great influen
Name: :   ebe vandermeer
e-mail: :   info@ebe.nu
Country: :   netherlands
Comments: :   Still being glad i could easily speak to him (in Paris and in Holland) about the mouthpieces he used. Now studying the doublebass players behind his beautiful improvisations. We all miss that very special Poet.
Name: :   Siwert Wickström
e-mail: :   sivert.wickstrom@telia.com
Country: :   Sweden
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Name: :   maurits schmidt
e-mail: :   schmidtg@xs4all.nl
Country: :   NLD
Comments: :   als ik Chets sterfplaats op de Prins Hendrikkade passeer, en dat is vaak, maak ik altijd een lichte buiging.
Name: :   Ted Mayer
e-mail: :   emayer@pacbell.net
Country: :   USA
Comments: :   There will never be another Chet
Name: :   Don Cerminara
e-mail: :   jazzdon13@verizon.net
Country: :   U S A
Comments: :   my absolute favourite brass player. I could just dig, all nite. Idea after idea. This rarely heard tune says it all. God rest his tormented soul. Donny
Name: :   Soren Gunnarsson
e-mail: :   soren.a.gunnarsson@gmail.com
Country: :   Sweden
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Name: :   stippi
e-mail: :   stippi04@live.de
Country: :   deutschlannd
Comments: :   einfach wunderbar
Name: :   Jake Rathbun
e-mail: :   jakebflat@me.com
Country: :   USA
Comments: :   Chet has been my inspiration for the music I play since i was a young trumpet player. I will always remember him for the magic he gave us and hope to one day live a dream much like his.
Name: :   Warren cantero
e-mail: :   WARRENCANTERO@YAHOO.COM
Country: :   FLORIDA,USA
Comments: :   A MASTER;HIS LOVE OF LIFE, IS ALL EXPRESSED, IN HIS MUSIC;AN ANGEL PLAYING THE HORNS.
Name: :   Bob
e-mail: :   robert123w@gmail.com
Country: :   us
Comments: :   A good trumpeter and beautiful singer, gone too soon but nit forgotten.
Name: :   marina
e-mail: :   marinaterzopoulou@yahoo.com
Country: :   greece
Comments: :   i am thinking what i shall say.... but when i hear that music my mind is traveling...... so i think is better to give my respect .........
Name: :   Carlton L Johnson
e-mail: :   satz63@yahoo.com
Country: :   USA
Comments: :   One of a kind! His horn unique and his vocals pure magic.
Name: :   Candis Creekmore
e-mail: :   clcreekmore@yahoo.com
Country: :   USA
Comments: :   He was my Dads (Tom Creekmore-sax) friend.
Name: :   Fred Ratliff
e-mail: :   ferdrich@hotmail.com
Country: :   us
Comments: :   Im from Okla. Im a jazz musician. Im proud of Chet Baker.
Name: :   adisa mandela lafayette
e-mail: :   adisa@shaw.ca
Country: :   Canada
Comments: :   Mr Baker was a true soulful jazz trumpet, he was one of the great ones, there are so many that are in that list and he belong there.
Name: :   Bill Thrash
e-mail: :   bthrash@cox.net
Country: :   USA
Comments: :   Discovered Chet in the fifties and followed his artistry all through the years and will continue to do so in the future.
Name: :   Rick Stitzel
e-mail: :   rickstitzelmusic@sbcglobal.net
Country: :   USA
Comments: :   As a jazz trumpeter I have always admired and been inspired by Chet Baker. Thank you for creating this well deserved tribute to him!
Name: :   ペピン ハンス
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Name: :   Dorothy Brocco
e-mail: :   dmbroc@comcast.net
Country: :   USA
Comments: :   Smooth, Sultry, Soulful, Stirring,Significant and Intensely Beautiful is the sound of this great Artist!
Name: :   Carlos Hugo Gaetani
e-mail: :   charliedizzy@hotmail.com
Country: :   Argentina
Comments: :   Integro un grupo de fans que admira el arte de Chet; el toque suave, melancólico, introvetido, lírico, con el que se ha expresado y nos ha emocionado. Gracias Chet.
Name: :   Stan Shaffer
e-mail: :   stanshaffer@telus.net
Country: :   Canada
Comments: :   We love his singing and playing. Thanks to those who support the foundation. Well-deserved.
Name: :   Jim
e-mail: :   animpracticaldreamer@yahoo.com
Country: :   US
Comments: :   Chet was/is one of a kind. His vocal version of Time After Time is the definitive one for me since, as a jazz singer, I can truly appreciate the marvelous phrasing that only a talented artist can bring to the table.
Name: :   Bill Solberg
e-mail: :   wsolberg@ucla.edu
Country: :   USA
Comments: :   This means a lot to me, as I have aspirations of doing my best at this artful phrasing inspired by Chet Baker. I mourn the loss of Chet, Erroll, and George Shearing. I could attend a smorgasbord of this trio of giants and come away full satisfied. I pray
Name: :   Bill Solbeg
e-mail: :   wsolberg@ucla.edu
Country: :   
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Name: :   john abramson
e-mail: :   jpabramson@comcast.net
Country: :   usa
Comments: :   i discovered chet baker sings in my teens and waa in awe of his phrasing and tone, which was so harmonious with his playing. the mosaic issued their collection. WOW. the mosaic set has been my constant companion over the years.
Name: :   Kevin Frawley
e-mail: :   kraw2008@gmail.com
Country: :   USA
Comments: :   Chets musical ideas were/are beautiful.
Name: :   Swisschris
e-mail: :   swisschris777@gmail.com
Country: :   United States
Comments: :   Happy Happy Birthday to Artt Frank...all the best to the Chet Baker Foundations efforts. much love and light always peace
Name: :   Gary
e-mail: :   trainman3970@yahoo.com
Country: :   USA
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Name: :   Lester Fensterheim
e-mail: :   lfensterheim@hvc.rr.com
Country: :   USA
Comments: :   Just that Ive always loved his music