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JazzTimes Magazine
Chris Lightcap: NYC Manthe hour drive into Pittsburgh to see concerts whenever he could. “Two of the f
Chris Lightcap: NYC Man
JazzTimes Magazine / Posted 3 days ago
the hour drive into Pittsburgh to see concerts whenever he could. “Two of the first jazz concerts I saw in Pittsburgh were Ron Carter in duo with Jim Hall, and the day before that, the Ray Brown trio,” Lightcap says, sitting down recently in... Read more
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JazzTimes Magazine
The Unbreakable Spirit of Victor Baileyalso toured and/or recorded through the years with numerous other big names fro
The Unbreakable Spirit of Victor Bailey
JazzTimes Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
also toured and/or recorded through the years with numerous other big names from the worlds of jazz and pop—Sonny Rollins, Ron Carter, Steps Ahead, Madonna and Lady Gaga among them—racking up appearances on more than 1,000 albums. But today... Read more
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The Advocate
During Jazz Fest, world-class New Orleans saxophonist Donald Harrison Jr. juggles even busier schedule of music, mentorshipin full regalia. And he is still learning from the masters. For years, he’s be
During Jazz Fest, world-class New Orleans saxophonist Donald Harrison Jr. juggles even busier schedule of music, mentorship
The Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
in full regalia. And he is still learning from the masters. For years, he’s been in a trio with former Miles Davis bassist Ron Carter and drummer Billy Cobham. “Those guys do that band so they can impart their knowledge to me, so I can pass it on... Read more
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The Advocate
During Jazz Fest, world-class saxophonist, Mardi Gras Indian Donald Harrison juggles even busier schedule of music, mentorshipin full regalia. And he is still learning from the masters. For years, he’s be
During Jazz Fest, world-class saxophonist, Mardi Gras Indian Donald Harrison juggles even busier schedule of music, mentorship
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
in full regalia. And he is still learning from the masters. For years, he’s been in a trio with former Miles Davis bassist Ron Carter and drummer Billy Cobham. “Those guys do that band so they can impart their knowledge to me, so I can pass it on... Read more
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The Advocate
During Jazz Fest, world-class saxophonist, Mardi Gras Indian Donald Harrison juggles even busier schedule of music, mentorshipin full regalia. And he is still learning from the masters. For years, he’s be
During Jazz Fest, world-class saxophonist, Mardi Gras Indian Donald Harrison juggles even busier schedule of music, mentorship
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
in full regalia. And he is still learning from the masters. For years, he’s been in a trio with former Miles Davis bassist Ron Carter and drummer Billy Cobham. “Those guys do that band so they can impart their knowledge to me, so I can pass it on... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Detroit Jazz Festival preview attracts record turnoutorganizers announced the festival's partners and additional musicians for its l
Detroit Jazz Festival preview attracts record turnout
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 9 days ago
organizers announced the festival's partners and additional musicians for its lineup. This year, Detroiter and bassist Ron Carter is the artist-in-residence. The world's largest free jazz festival is funded primarily by Valade through the... Read more
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JazzTimes Magazine
Detroit Jazz Festival Announces 2016 LineupJazz Festival has announced its lineup for its 37th annual Labor Day weekend ev
Detroit Jazz Festival Announces 2016 Lineup
JazzTimes Magazine / Posted 11 days ago
Jazz Festival has announced its lineup for its 37th annual Labor Day weekend event, Sept. 2-6. As previously announced, Ron Carter will serve as artist-in-residence, and will perform four times throughout the weekend including a nonet, trio,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Top Lehigh Valley events include RiverJazz, Southside Arts FestivalRIVERJAZZ 1 Twenty-time Grammy Award-winning guitarist and composer Pat Methen
Top Lehigh Valley events include RiverJazz, Southside Arts Festival
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
RIVERJAZZ 1 Twenty-time Grammy Award-winning guitarist and composer Pat Metheny and Grammy-winning bassist Ron Carter kick off ArtsQuest's RiverJazz series with a performance, 7:30 p.m. today at SteelStacks' Musikfest Cafe in Bethlehem. The series,... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Tupelo native to perform recital April 29“La Cage aux Folles,” “Me and My Girl” and “The Radio City Music Hall Christmas
Tupelo native to perform recital April 29
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 12 days ago
“La Cage aux Folles,” “Me and My Girl” and “The Radio City Music Hall Christmas Spectacular.” When she and her husband, Ron Carter, moved from the city to New Jersey, Carter became associated with Paper Mill Playhouse, where her musical... Read more
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MLive.com
George Benson and Ron Carter among announced headliners for 2016 Detroit Jazz Festival2016 festival, now in its 37th year, at a luncheon Tuesday at the Detroit Athle
George Benson and Ron Carter among announced headliners for 2016 Detroit Jazz Festival
MLive.com / Posted 14 days ago
2016 festival, now in its 37th year, at a luncheon Tuesday at the Detroit Athletic Club. Along with artist-in-residence Ron Carter, who will perform with a nonet, trio, quartet and big band, the festival will highlight a strong contingent of... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Detroit Jazz Festival announces 2016 lineupAward-winning guitar legend George Benson is still the Labor Day Weekend festiv
Detroit Jazz Festival announces 2016 lineup
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
Award-winning guitar legend George Benson is still the Labor Day Weekend festival�s top name, and Artist-in-Residence Ron Carter -- the Ferndale-born bassist who attended and performed at the kickoff luncheon at the Detroit Athletic Club --... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Jazz Fest announces more headliners rooted in Detroitstudent groups, the event remains the largest free-of-charge jazz festival in t
Jazz Fest announces more headliners rooted in Detroit
Detroit Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
student groups, the event remains the largest free-of-charge jazz festival in the world. The legendary Detroit-bred bassist Ron Carter was previously announced as the 2016 artist-in-residence of the 2016 festival. Carter, the most widely recorded... Read more
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JazzTimes Magazine
Blue Note Jazz Festival Announces 2016 Lineupsinger/guitarist Rosa Passos; and a Central Park SummerStage show featuring thr
Blue Note Jazz Festival Announces 2016 Lineup
JazzTimes Magazine / Posted 18 days ago
singer/guitarist Rosa Passos; and a Central Park SummerStage show featuring three distinctive groups led by pianist McCoy Tyner, bassist Ron Carter and drummer Roy Haynes; and more. Visit Blue Note Jazz Festival for dates and venue in... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter to bring all that jazz to OrlandoByrd in 1963. The next year, they were touring as part of the iconic Davis' ban
Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter to bring all that jazz to Orlando
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
Byrd in 1963. The next year, they were touring as part of the iconic Davis' band, joined by Tony Williams on drums and Ron Carter on bass. "We're always aware that there is no such thing as a mistake and no such thing as a coincidence,'' said... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Mississippi in The Park founders cancel event citing 'religious freedom' lawa single member of our community cannot be tolerated, and therefore we have dec
Mississippi in The Park founders cancel event citing 'religious freedom' law
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 21 days ago
a single member of our community cannot be tolerated, and therefore we have decided to stand up for all Mississippians by canceling the 2016 picnic in the park. Respectfully, The Founders: Ron Carter Vicki Carter Rachel McPherson Diane Wil... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
BREAKING: Mississippi in The Park cancelled because of anti-gay billbe tolerated, and therefore we have decided to stand up for all Mississippians”
BREAKING: Mississippi in The Park cancelled because of anti-gay bill
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 21 days ago
be tolerated, and therefore we have decided to stand up for all Mississippians” by cancelling the 2016 picnic in the park.” The press statement carried the signatures of Society founders Ron Carter, Vicki Carter, Rachel McPherson and Diane Wiltshi... Read more
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Billboard
A Few Feet of Miles: A Beginner's Guide to Miles Davisone of the best ensembles in jazz history. All younger than Davis, Wayne Shorte
A Few Feet of Miles: A Beginner's Guide to Miles Davis
Billboard / Posted a month ago
one of the best ensembles in jazz history. All younger than Davis, Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone), Herbie Hancock (piano), Ron Carter (bass), and Tony Williams (drums) first came together in late 1964; at the time of this recording, Williams was a... Read more
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TribLIVE
Miles Davis band kicks off Pittsburgh’s Jazz Appreciation Monthband talk about the freedom and search for originality in their work with Davis
Miles Davis band kicks off Pittsburgh’s Jazz Appreciation Month
TribLIVE / Posted 1 months ago
band talk about the freedom and search for originality in their work with Davis. Williams, for example, says he succeeded Ron Carter in the famous quintet that featured pianist Herbie Hancock, saxophonist Wayne Shorter and drummer Tony... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
George Benson, Jason Moran among jazz fest headlinersa more complete lineup at a press event on April 19 that will include an appear
George Benson, Jason Moran among jazz fest headliners
Detroit Free Press / Posted 1 months ago
a more complete lineup at a press event on April 19 that will include an appearance by legendary Detroit-bred bassist Ron Carter, who was named the festival's 2016 artist-in-residence. Carter will perform all four days this year, leading a... Read more
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Washington City Paper
Jazz Setlist, March 31-April 6: 4 Generations of Miles, 4 Nights of Musicwith before he went into retirement in 1975. Bassist Buster Williams worked wit
Jazz Setlist, March 31-April 6: 4 Generations of Miles, 4 Nights of Music
Washington City Paper / Posted 1 months ago
with before he went into retirement in 1975. Bassist Buster Williams worked with him in the '60s, when he substituted for Ron Carter in what's known as the Second Great Quintet; Jimmy Cobb, of course, was the drummer on the legendary 1959 album... Read more
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JazzTimes Magazine
A Conversation on Jazz & Hollywood - By Ashley Kahn — Jazz Articlesfrom different parts of the community. We had people like Nicholas Payton and J
A Conversation on Jazz & Hollywood - By Ashley Kahn — Jazz Articles
JazzTimes Magazine / Posted 1 months ago
from different parts of the community. We had people like Nicholas Payton and Joshua Redman, then we had Victor Lewis and Ron Carter, and then we had Olu Dara and David Murray! What that did was create a good amount of tension, because a lot of... Read more
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The Atlantic
Birth of the Uncool: Why 'Miles Ahead' Succeedsover the valves. At other points in the movie, actors portray the members of Da
Birth of the Uncool: Why 'Miles Ahead' Succeeds
The Atlantic / Posted 1 months ago
over the valves. At other points in the movie, actors portray the members of Davis’ second great quintet, with Hancock, Ron Carter, Tony Williams, and Wayne Shorter. The film’s closing sequence is a strange fantasia, an imaginary concert scene... Read more
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