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Performance Today®

with host Fred Child

: The reinvention of David Baker

David Baker, composer Courtesy of Indiana University

David Baker was a legendary trombonist until his jaw was injured in a car accident. After that, he learned to play the cello and immersed himself in composing and teaching. David Baker's story, plus we'll hear from his piano trio Roots II, on this episode of Performance Today.

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