David Baker

David Howard Baker

Also known as (Colonel) David Baker, Baker, D. Baker, Dave Baker, db, YT Baker
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Discography of David Baker:

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Born: October 12, 1945. Died: July 14, 2004.

A Grammy Award-winning Producer and Engineer, Baker's career started in 1965 with a series of indoor and outdoor field recordings.

In 1967 he joined [l=Apostolic Studios] in New York City and continued his training simultaneously at the Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto and The Institute of Audio Research in New York. He rose to Chief Engineer at Apostolic and stayed on until the studio closed in 1970.

From 1973 until 1975, he was [url=http://www.discogs.com/label/Vanguard]Vanguard Records[/url]' Chief Engineer. He then freelanced until the mid-1980s, when he was asked to remaster the entire Vanguard catalogue. He worked with over a dozen other labels than Vanguard, including [url=http://www.discogs.com/label/ECM+Records]ECM[/url], [url=http://www.discogs.com/label/Enja+Records]Enja[/url], [url=http://www.discogs.com/label/Blue+Note]Blue Note[/url], [url=http://www.discogs.com/label/Atlantic+Records]Atlantic[/url], [url=http://www.discogs.com/label/Sony+Music+Entertainment+Inc.]Sony[/url], [url=http://www.discogs.com/label/Verve+Records]Verve[/url], [url=http://www.discogs.com/label/Black+Saint]Black Saint[/url], [url=http://www.discogs.com/label/Soul+Note]Soul Note[/url], [url=http://www.discogs.com/label/MAXJAZZ]MaxJazz[/url], [url=http://www.discogs.com/label/Universal+Music+Group]Universal[/url] and [url=http://www.discogs.com/label/PolyGram]Polygram[/url], and worked with such artists as [url=http://www.discogs.com/artist/Frank+Zappa]Frank Zappa[/url] & [url=http://www.discogs.com/artist/Mothers+Of+Invention%2C+The]The Mothers of Invention[/url], [url=http://www.discogs.com/artist/John+McLaughlin]John McLaughlin[/url] and [url=http://www.discogs.com/artist/Larry+Coryell]Larry Coryell[/url], [url=http://www.discogs.com/artist/Shirley+Horn]Shirley Horn[/url], [url=http://www.discogs.com/artist/Al+Di+Meola]Al DiMeola[/url], [url=http://www.discogs.com/artist/Medeski+Martin+%26+Wood]Medeski, Martin & Wood[/url], [url=http://www.discogs.com/artist/Maceo+Parker]Maceo Parker[/url], [url=http://www.discogs.com/artist/John+Scofield]John Scofield[/url], [url=http://www.discogs.com/artist/John+Zorn]John Zorn[/url] and [url=http://www.discogs.com/artist/Sun+Ra]Sun Ra[/url], and engineers/producers such as [url=http://www.discogs.com/artist/Yoshihiro+Suzuki]Yoshihiro Suzuki[/url] and [url=http://www.discogs.com/artist/Yasohachi+Itoh]Yasohachi Itoh[/url].


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