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National Endowment for the Arts Statement on the Death of NEA Jazz Master David Baker
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National Endowment for the Arts Statement on the Death of NEA Jazz Master David Baker

Washington, District of Columbia -It is with great sadness that the National Endowment for the Arts acknowledges the passing of David Baker, recipient of a 2000 NEA Jazz Masters award, the nation’s highest honor in jazz. A true jazz renaissance man, David Baker was activ …

Indiana University mourns David Baker, distinguished professor and jazz legend
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Indiana University mourns David Baker, distinguished professor and jazz legend

Bloomington, Indiana -The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music is deeply saddened to announce the death of David N. Baker, distinguished professor of music and Jazz Studies Department chair emeritus, at the age of 84.Baker died peacefully Saturday, March …