Teddy Baker has been privileged to work with a wide variety of jazz greats and contemporary artists including Barry Harris, David Sanborn, Slide Hampton, Eddie Daniels, Victor Lewis, Jason Moran, Sean Jones, Wycliffe Gordon, Fitz and The Tantrums, Michael Mossman, Warren Wolf, and Donny McCaslin among others. He has also performed and/or recorded with New York Voices, Bobby Caldwell, Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra under the direction of David Baker, John LaBarbera, George Russell, Bohemian Caverns All-Stars, Amina Figarova Sextet, and the Artie Shaw Orchestra.
Tedd Baker began playing professionally in Boston as a teenager. He placed first in the 2000 Hilton Head Jazz Society Competition. In 2001 he was chosen for the State Department Jazz Ambassador Program and toured South America, Central America and Jamaica. In 2002 he joined the Airmen of Note, USAF Band, Washington, D.C. Tedd Baker's recordings "Mugshots," and "Duos Vol. 1" have received rave reviews from JazzTimes, All About Jazz, and The Washington Post. Tedd is also featured on many recordings such as steel pan and composer Victor Provost's "Bright Eyes," the Taylor/ Fidyk Big Band "Live At Blues Alley," Ben Patterson Jazz Orchestra's "Vital Frequencies feat Chris Potter," guitarist Paul Pieper's "Making Time," and The Young Lions
"Live At Bohemian Caverns."