Chet Baker – Chet is Back!

Album entitled Chet is Back! by American trumpeter Chet Baker recorded in 1962 at RCA Studios in Rome and released on the RCA Victor Records label

The disc, recorded in Rome, brings together a prestigious American soloist, Chet, and a sextet made up of leading jazz musicians from the European scene-Amedeo Tommasi (piano), Daniel Humair (drums), Bobby Jaspar (saxophone), René Thomas (guitar), and Benoit Quersin (double bass)-with arrangement and orchestral direction by Ennio Morricone.

Note: On the disc, American trumpeter Chet plays for the first time a composition by an Italian author, “Ballad in the Form of Blues”

Bibliographic source.: “Jazz in Italy – from swing to the sixties” by Adriano Mazzoletti (EDT)