Chet Baker: Sweden, 1985

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On June 30, 1985, Chet Baker performed in the library of Sonet Records in Lidingö, Sweden, backed by French pianist Michael Graillier and Belgian bassist Jean-Louis Rassinfosse. As with the Zoot Sims video posted earlier, Red Mitchell conducted an interview that was interspersed between songs. [Photo above of Chet Baker courtesy of YouTube]

Chet played the following songs and sang on some of them: Candy, Love For Sale, Tempus Fugue-It, Sad Walk, Red’s Blues, Nardis, Bye Bye Blackbird and My Romance.

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