Young Kent born drummer, percussionist, arranger, educator and bandleader. Her debut album “Eden” (Spark! Records, 2018) pays homage to Ed Blackwell and features a quartet comprising of Liam Noble (piano), Binker Golding (tenor sax) and Paul Michael (electric bass).
"Baker has come up with a very original sound that is emphasised by the way that she has situated her drums & percussion as the focal point of these arrangements. It’s an approach that works very well."
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Ian Mann on performances by Vula Viel, Yazz Ahmed, David Sanborn, Hanna Paulsberg, Madeleine Peyroux and two exceptional 'Trios With A Twist', one from Cuba, the other from France.
Ian Mann on performances by Paris / Birmingham Jazz Exchange, Alfa Mist, John Surman's Brass Project, Dan Weiss & Starebaby, Abdullah Ibrahim & Ekaya, Vels Trio, Joshua Redman and Michael Formanek.