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The New Yorker
The Unlikely Survival of the Godfather of Raplike a writer singing. In 1971, he recorded a second version of “The Revolution
The Unlikely Survival of the Godfather of Rap
The New Yorker / Posted yesterday
like a writer singing. In 1971, he recorded a second version of “The Revolution Will Not Be Televised,” and the bassist Ron Carter, who played on it, told me, “He wasn’t a great singer, but, with that voice, if he had whispered it would have... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Te Kākano - Whangarei’s Unique Architectural Sculpturecultural and economic benefits to the region. It is also being supported by wel
Te Kākano - Whangarei’s Unique Architectural Sculpture
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
cultural and economic benefits to the region. It is also being supported by well-known New Zealanders Sir Michael Hill, Sir Ron Carter and Sir Bob Harvey who have all officially put their time and effort into the project and are assisting the team... Read more
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JazzTimes Magazine
Bright Moments With George Coleman - By David R. Adler — Jazz ArticlesFunny Valentine + ‘Four’ & More (Columbia/Legacy, 1992) Davis, trumpet; Colema
Bright Moments With George Coleman - By David R. Adler — Jazz Articles
JazzTimes Magazine / Posted 12 days ago
Funny Valentine + ‘Four’ & More (Columbia/Legacy, 1992) Davis, trumpet; Coleman, tenor saxophone; Herbie Hancock, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Tony Williams, drums. We always felt, all of us, that it was not our best [performance] that particular... Read more
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WALB Albany
Sacred Heart Cultural Center to screen "The Man Who Laughs"Who Laughs. The film stars Mary Philbin and Conrad Veidt with musical accompani
Sacred Heart Cultural Center to screen "The Man Who Laughs"
WALB Albany / Posted 13 days ago
Who Laughs. The film stars Mary Philbin and Conrad Veidt with musical accompaniment by acclaimed Georgia theater organist Ron Carter. At 7:15 p.m., Ron Carter and soprano Melanie Wade Larsen will perform songs from the silent film era. The film... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Sacred Heart Cultural Center to screen "The Man Who Laughs"Who Laughs. The film stars Mary Philbin and Conrad Veidt with musical accompani
Sacred Heart Cultural Center to screen "The Man Who Laughs"
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 13 days ago
Who Laughs. The film stars Mary Philbin and Conrad Veidt with musical accompaniment by acclaimed Georgia theater organist Ron Carter. At 7:15 p.m., Ron Carter and soprano Melanie Wade Larsen will perform songs from the silent film era. The film... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Redman, Mehldau, Glasper and Ulery among new fall jazz releasesthe Masters" (released): Virtuoso trombonist and conch shell master Turre joins
Redman, Mehldau, Glasper and Ulery among new fall jazz releases
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
the Masters" (released): Virtuoso trombonist and conch shell master Turre joins forces with pianist Kenny Barron, bassist Ron Carter and drummer Jimmy Cobb, among others. Joshua Redman and Brad Mehldau, "Nearness" (released): Saxophonist Redman... Read more
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The Charlotte Post
Hillary Clinton takes message to familiar audience: black voters$25 billion to upgrade infrastructure and programs. “We are ready to immerse o
Hillary Clinton takes message to familiar audience: black voters
The Charlotte Post / Posted 18 days ago
$25 billion to upgrade infrastructure and programs. “We are ready to immerse ourselves in her ideas,” JCSU President Ron Carter said. “This is not a moment any of us can take lightly. These are critical times for Historically Black Colleges... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
A dozen highlights from this year�s Detroit Jazz FestivalAnnual Detroit Jazz Festival over the four-day Labor Day weekend. Double-bassi
A dozen highlights from this year�s Detroit Jazz Festival
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
Annual Detroit Jazz Festival over the four-day Labor Day weekend. Double-bassist and 2016 festival Artist in Residence Ron Carter joyfully closed-out the weekend festivities on Monday evening, Sept. 4, by leading his star-studded Great Big Band... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Jazz Fest at its best when it digs into Detroit rootsas a core value. But the 37th annual event, which came to a close Monday evenin
Jazz Fest at its best when it digs into Detroit roots
Detroit Free Press / Posted 21 days ago
as a core value. But the 37th annual event, which came to a close Monday evening with a vivacious performance by the Ron Carter Great Big Band at Hart Plaza, felt even more connected to the city's tradition than usual. There are some lessons... Read more
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Billboard
Detroit Jazz Festival Day 2 Highlights: Roy Hargrove, Freddy Cole & Morefind some of the highlights of Day 2 (omitting only the fried Oreos). 2:45 p.m
Detroit Jazz Festival Day 2 Highlights: Roy Hargrove, Freddy Cole & More
Billboard / Posted 21 days ago
find some of the highlights of Day 2 (omitting only the fried Oreos). 2:45 p.m. After running through a raucous original, Ron Carter National Jazz Bass Competition winner Cole Davis -- a student at the Manhattan School of Music -- offered a... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Jazz Fest enters homestretch Monday in downtown DetroitSquare in downtown Detroit. Included are highly anticipated sets by the Detroit
Jazz Fest enters homestretch Monday in downtown Detroit
Detroit Free Press / Posted 21 days ago
Square in downtown Detroit. Included are highly anticipated sets by the Detroit-bred bassist and 2016 artist-in-residence Ron Carter's Big Band, pianist Jason Moran & the Bandwagon. saxophonist and clarinetist Charlie Gabriel (another former... Read more
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Billboard
Detroit Jazz Festival Day 1 Highlights: Chris Potter, Randy Weston, Jimmy Heath & Morethe festival kicked off officially on Friday night with an opening concert from
Detroit Jazz Festival Day 1 Highlights: Chris Potter, Randy Weston, Jimmy Heath & More
Billboard / Posted 21 days ago
the festival kicked off officially on Friday night with an opening concert from the festival’s artist-in-residence Ron Carter and Breezin’ hitmaker George Benson, things really started swinging on Saturday, as everyone from veterans such as... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
George Benson, Ron Carter team to open Detroit Jazz FestArtist in Residence Ron Carter opens the 37th Annual Detroit Jazz Festival on F
George Benson, Ron Carter team to open Detroit Jazz Fest
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
Artist in Residence Ron Carter opens the 37th Annual Detroit Jazz Festival on Friday night near Campus Martius Park (Photo by Charlie Hunt) DETROIT -- George Benson had a gleam in his eye as he told the 37th Annual Detroit Jazz Festival crowd on... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Ron Carter opens Detroit Jazz Fest -- a jazz 'Super Bowl'in the world. But the event — which opened its 37th year Friday night at Cadil
Ron Carter opens Detroit Jazz Fest -- a jazz 'Super Bowl'
Detroit Free Press / Posted 24 days ago
in the world. But the event — which opened its 37th year Friday night at Cadillac Square with 2016 artist-in-residence Ron Carter, one of the world's preeminent bassists and a native Detroiter — is also like the Super Bowl in another way: The... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
2016 Detroit Jazz Festival schedule and artist descriptionsJP Morgan Chase Main Stage 7 p.m. Ron Carter Nonet: The 2016 artist-in-residen
2016 Detroit Jazz Festival schedule and artist descriptions
Detroit Free Press / Posted 24 days ago
JP Morgan Chase Main Stage 7 p.m. Ron Carter Nonet: The 2016 artist-in-residence opens the festival with a unique and suave ensemble that puts the leader out front on the piccolo bass, with a traditional rhythm section, percussionist and four cellos... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
George Benson at Detroit Jazz Fest � Five things to knowtime. So many wonderful things came out of Detroit, man.� � Benson has a long
George Benson at Detroit Jazz Fest � Five things to know
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
time. So many wonderful things came out of Detroit, man.� � Benson has a long history with festival Artist In Residence Ron Carter, who played bass on several of his albums. �Ron Carter is one of the guys who changed my life with his artistry,�... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Detroit Jazz Festival launches its 37th yearTerri Lyne Carrington�s Mosaic Project, David McMurray, Lisa Fischer and many o
Detroit Jazz Festival launches its 37th year
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
Terri Lyne Carrington�s Mosaic Project, David McMurray, Lisa Fischer and many others, while Ferndale-born bass great Ron Carter, as this year�s Artist in Residence, will play each of the four days. The popular Jazz Talk Tent will also host... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit Jazz Festival highlights: 10 best-of-festival picksUnderground Orchestra performs at 7:15 p.m. Saturday at the Carhartt Amphitheat
Detroit Jazz Festival highlights: 10 best-of-festival picks
Detroit Free Press / Posted 27 days ago
Underground Orchestra performs at 7:15 p.m. Saturday at the Carhartt Amphitheater Stage. (Photo: Detroit Jazz Festival) Ron Carter Quartet: The second appearance by the festival’s artist-in-residence finds the bassist fronting an invigorating... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
10 things to do in Michigan in Septemberwhich calls itself the world’s largest free jazz festival. This year’s lineup i
10 things to do in Michigan in September
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 28 days ago
which calls itself the world’s largest free jazz festival. This year’s lineup includes artists such as George Benson, Ron Carter, the Roy Hargrove Quintet, the Soul Rebels and Marcus Roberts and the Modern Jazz Generation. The jazziness runs... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Famed jazz bassist Ron Carter picks 10 faves from his 2,200 recordingsSaying the Detroit-bred bassist Ron Carter has made a lot of recordings is like
Famed jazz bassist Ron Carter picks 10 faves from his 2,200 recordings
Detroit Free Press / Posted 29 days ago
Saying the Detroit-bred bassist Ron Carter has made a lot of recordings is like saying American swimmer Michael Phelps, the most decorated Olympic athlete of all time, has won a lot of medals. Carter, who was born in Ferndale and graduated from Cass... Read more

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