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Ron Carter

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 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 he 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 was 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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Albums

My Personal Songbook
My Personal Songbook
In + Out Records
2015
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All Blues
All Blues
CTI Masterworks
2011
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Ron Carter's Great Big Band
Ron Carter's Great...
Sunnyside Records
2011
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Jazz & Bossa

2008
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Dear Miles,
Dear Miles,
Blue Note Records
2007
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Dear Miles
Dear Miles
Blue Note Records
2007
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