2nd Annual Chet Baker Jazz Festival Saturday October 1st Yale, Oklahoma

  The City of Yale honors one of their own, the late, great Chet Baker Chesney Henry "Chet" Baker Jr. was born on December 23, 1929, in Yale, Oklahoma, and moved to the Los Angeles area with his family at age 10. The son of musically inclined parents, he sang in church choirs and tried his hand at …

Inaugural Chet Baker Jazz Festival Saturday October 10th Yale, Oklahoma

Trumpeter Mike Moore leads an All-Star cast honoring the Late, Great Chet Baker Chesney Henry "Chet" Baker Jr. was born on December 23, 1929, in Yale, Oklahoma, and moved to the Los Angeles area with his family at age 10. The son of musically inclined parents, he sang in church choirs and tried his hand at …

2013 Young Artist Competition Recital at The Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame

Oklahoma-Israeli Exchange Announces Winner Young Artist Jordan Hehl to be showcased this Sunday Sunday, for the first time ever, the past three winners of the Oklahoma Israel Exchange's Young Artists Competition will perform on the same stage.  Also for the first time ever, the newest winner is a bass player. Tulsa jazz bassist Jordan Hehl recently …