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Ron Carter Birthday Celebration at Blue Note New York

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Blue Note New York
131 West Third Street
New York, NY
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212-475-8592

When

Wed, May 16, 2018
8:00 pm

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Ron Carter Birthday Celebration

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RON CARTER BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION

Ron Carter is among the most original, prolific, and influential bassists in jazz. With more than 2,000 albums to his credit, he has recorded with many of the music's greats: Tommy Flanagan, Gil Evans, Lena Horne, Bill Evans, B.B. King, the Kronos Quartet, Dexter Gordon, Wes Montgomery, and Bobby Timmons.



In the early 1960s, Carter performed throughout the United States in concert halls and nightclubs with Jaki Byard and Eric Dolphy. He later toured Europe with Cannonball Adderley. From 1963 to 1968, he was a member of the classic and acclaimed Miles Davis Quintet. He has been named Outstanding Bassist of the Decade by the Detroit News, Jazz Bassist of the Year by DownBeat magazine, and Most Valuable Player by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences. ...

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Blue Note New York uploaded this event on September 7, 2017