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Welcome to this celebration of the life and work of musician David Baker. A living legend, David Baker has made a distinctive mark on the world of music in his nearly 60-year career—as performer (chiefly on trombone and cello), educator, composer, and conductor.


April 27, 2012

Jazz Jam Sessions As A Learning Tool: A Survey

Monika Herzig and David Baker are conducting a survey about the impact of jam sessions on musicians.

January 17, 2012

David Baker 80th Birthday Celebration At Indiana University

Jacobs School of Music faculty, alumni, and students will pay musical homage to the leader of IU's jazz studies program.

December 8, 2011

David Baker Birthday Tribute At Indianapolis’ Jazz Kitchen

The Buselli-Wallarab Jazz Orchestra and other artists will usher in Baker's milestone birthday with a black-tie performance.

November 25, 2011

Book Signings And Availability For David Baker: A Legacy In Music

Monika Herzig will be signing copies of the book at the Venue in Bloomington and at the Indiana Historical Society's Holiday Author Fair.

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