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Les Baxter

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Les Baxter

Les Baxter has been played on NTS over 10 times, featured on 14 episodes and was first played on 19 October 2014.

Les Baxter (March 14, 1922 – January 15, 1996) was an American musician and composer.

Baxter studied piano at the Detroit Conservatory before moving to Los Angeles for further studies at Pepperdine College. Abandoning a concert career as a pianist, he turned to popular music as a singer. At the age of 23 he joined Mel Tormé's Mel-Tones, singing on Artie Shaw records such as "What Is This Thing Called Love?".

Baxter then turned to arranging and conducting for Capitol Records in 1950, and conducted…

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Fruit Of Dreams
Les Baxter
Capitol Records1960
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Hogin' Machine
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Sidewalk1969
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Moonscape
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Capitol Records1958
Moonscape
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Tropical Canvas
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KPM Music1970
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Radar Blues
Theremin With Vocal Group And Orchestra, Harry Revel, Leslie Baxter, Dr. Samuel Hoffman
Capitol Records1947
Radar Blues
Theremin With Vocal Group And Orchestra, Harry Revel, Leslie Baxter, Dr. Samuel HoffmanCapitol Records1947
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Lunette
Harry Revel, Leslie Baxter, Dr. Samuel J. Hoffman
Capitol Records1947
Lunette
Harry Revel, Leslie Baxter, Dr. Samuel J. HoffmanCapitol Records1947
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Hot Wind
Les Baxter
Sidewalk1969
Hot Wind
Les BaxterSidewalk1969
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Necronomicon
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American International Records1970
Necronomicon
Les BaxterAmerican International Records1970
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Fruit Of Dreams
Les Baxter
Capitol Records1960
Fruit Of Dreams
Les BaxterCapitol Records1960
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Pool Of Love
Les Baxter
Capitol Records1960
Pool Of Love
Les BaxterCapitol Records1960
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