Augie Haas: Dream A Little Dream

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Given that both his trumpet chops and his vocals bear a strong resemblance to those of Chet Baker the obvious question that one wants to put to Augie Haas is why, when it's been done so well already? Although dead for 31 years Baker has several albums on which he sings and plays readily available and even the idea of augmenting a brass-led rhythm section with strings – there are nine violins, three violas, and two celli credited – is not exactly new. However,
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