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Ron Carter

Ron Carter
Born: May 4, 1937 in Ferndale, MI
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Genre: Jazz
Biography: The epitome of class and elegance, though not stuffy, Ron Carter has been a world class bassist and cellist since the '60s. He's among the greatest accompanists of all time, but has also done many albums exhibiting his prodigious technique. He's a brilliant rhythmic and melodic player, who uses everything ...Read full biography
Released: 1984
Label: JVC Compact Discs
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A live performance -- a concert. Lots of space, and a slow pace. Music to listen to, perhaps a tad too intellectual. Still... lovely. ~ Michael Erlewine, Rovi ...Read full review
Uptown Conversation
Released: 1969
Label: Wounded Bird
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Ron Carter's Uptown Conversation may very well be the most intriguing, challenging, and resonant statement of many he has made over the years as a leader. Originally on the Embryo imprint of Atlantic Records, ...Read full review