James Carter
Genre:
Jazz
Meta styles:
Big Band/Swing, Free Jazz, Hard Bop, Jazz Instrument
Styles:
Avant-Garde Jazz, Modern Creative, Post-Bop, Progressive Jazz, Saxophone Jazz

Born in Detroit, Michigan, in 1969, James Carter began playing saxophone at age 11, first recorded with a Detroit student ensemble in 1986 and, by 1991, had recorded with legendary trumpeter Lester Bowie on The Organizer and contributed to the 1991 collection The Tough Young Tenors. Mastering a family of reed instruments, from sopranino to contrabass saxophones to contrabass and bass clarinets, James Carter mesmerized the jazz world after arriving in New York City in 1988 to play under the auspices of Lester Bowie.

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Heaven On Earth

Heaven On Earth

2
Year:
2009
Tracks:
6
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Presenttense

Presenttense

1
Year:
2008
Tracks:
10
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Gold Sounds

Gold Sounds

Year:
2005
Tracks:
8
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Out Of Nowhere

Out Of Nowhere

Year:
2004
Tracks:
6
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Live at Baker's Keyboard Lounge

Live at Baker's Keyboard Lounge

Year:
2004
Tracks:
8
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Gardenias for Lady Day

Gardenias for Lady Day

Year:
2003
Tracks:
8
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Layin' in the Cut

Layin' in the Cut

1
Year:
2000
Tracks:
7
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Chasin' The Gypsy

Chasin' The Gypsy

Year:
2000
Tracks:
9
Bitrate:
320 kbps
In Carterian Fashion

In Carterian Fashion

Year:
1998
Tracks:
10
Bitrate:
192 kbps
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