Festivities will continue into next year for the noted jazz educator and artist.
The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music will host a special 80th-birthday tribute to David Baker on Saturday, January 21 at the Musical Arts Center on the IU campus in Bloomington. You can find updates on the celebration here.
About the Book
David Baker: A Legacy In Music by Monika Herzig, explores David Baker’s artistic legacy, from his days as a jazz musician in Indianapolis to his long-term appointment as Distinguished Professor and Chairman of the Jazz Studies department at Indiana University.
Featuring enlightening interviews with Baker and a CD of unreleased performances as well as a variety of samples of Baker’s compositions, this book brings a living legend into clear view.