Chet Baker in New York

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Chet Baker in New York
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Studio album by Chet Baker
Released 1959
Recorded September, 1958
Reeves Sound Studios, New York City
Genre Jazz
Length 51:28
Label Riverside
RLP 12-281
Producer Orrin Keepnews
Chet Baker chronology
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Chet Baker in New York is an album by trumpeter Chet Baker recorded in 1958 and released on the Riverside label early the following year.[1]


Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]

Allmusic awarded the album with 4 stars stating "Chet Baker in New York is a highly recommended entry into Baker's catalog".[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Fair Weather" (Kenny Dorham, Benny Golson) - 6:58
  2. "Polka Dots and Moonbeams" (Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen) - 7:56
  3. "Hotel 49" (Owen Marshall) - 9:48
  4. "Solar" (Miles Davis) - 5:52
  5. "Blue Thoughts" (Golson) - 7:33
  6. "When Lights Are Low" (Benny Carter, Spencer Williams) - 6:52
  7. "Soft Winds" (Benny Goodman, Fletcher Henderson) - 6:26 Bonus track on CD reissue



  1. ^ Chet Baker discography accessed August 13 2013
  2. ^ a b Planer, L. Allmusic listing accessed August 13, 2013