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David Baker Indiana University Press Bloomington & Indianapolis A L e g a c y i n M u s i c Monik a Her zig With contributions by Nathan Dav is, JB Dya s, John Edward Ha sse, Will ard Jenk ins, Lissa M ay, Brent Wall ar ab, and Dav id Ward -S teinm an Foreword by Quinc y Jones David Baker This book is a publication of Indiana University Press 601 North Morton Street Bloomington, IN 47404–3797 USA Telephone orders 800-842-6796 Fax orders 812-855-7931© 2011 by Indiana University Press All rights reserved No part of this book may be reproduced or utilized in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopying and recording, or by any information storage and retrieval system, without permission in writing from the publisher. The Association of American University Presses’ Resolution on Permissions constitutes the only exception to this prohibition. ∞ The paper used in this publication meets the minimum requirements of the American National Standard for Information Sciences–Permanence of Paper for Printed Library Materials, ANSI Z39.48-1992. Manufactured in the United States of America Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Herzig, Monika, [date] David Baker : a legacy in music / Monika Herzig, with contributions by Nathan Davis . . . [et al.] ; foreword by Quincy Jones. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 978-0-253-35657-4 (cloth : alk. paper)–ISBN 978-0-253-00524-3 (e-book) 1. Baker, David, 1931– 2. Composers–United States–Biography. 3. Jazz musicians–United States–Biography. I. Davis, Nathan, 1973– II. Title. ML410.B17426K47 2011 781.65092 – dc23 [B] 2011023574 1 2 3 4 5  16 15 14 13 12 11 To David Baker, composer, teacher, performer, conductor, leader, mentor, and friend–whose work, leadership, and friendship have touched generations of musicians and audiences around the globe. From that first meeting I had a reaction, which I think is a pretty common reaction, that this is just a great guy, a great human being, a great musician, a great music teacher, and a great soul. Dana Gioia, former chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts, about his work with David Baker ...


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