Baker, David (Nathaniel)
- Timothy M. Crain
(b Indianapolis, IN, Dec 21, 1931). American composer and jazz cellist. He received both the BME (1953) and MME (1954) degrees from Indiana University and studied privately with J.J. JOHNSON, BOB BROOKMEYER, GEORGE RUSSELL, JANOS STARKER, JOHN LEWIS, and GUNTHER SCHULLER, among others. Unable to play the trombone professionally following a ...