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James Carter Organ Trio At The Crossroads
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Thursday Night Live – James Carter Live in Melbourne, to be Broadcast on ABC Australia All About Jazz review of The James Carter Organ Trio at FlynnSpace Join AIA & James Carter at the 22nd Annual Jazz Loft Party, October 19, 2013 James Carter interview on WTTW ALSO AVAILABLE

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There were passages in the program, especially during pieces such as Joe Henderson’s “Recorda Me,” in which Carter played with a surprisingly soft and tender sound, his improvisations filled with subtle melodic paraphrases. At other times, he added an appealing, burry edge to his tone—the result calling up images, on soprano saxophone, of Sidney Bechet.
-Don Heckman, LOS ANGELES TIMES

Make no mistake: Carter…who has emerged as one of the brightest stars in jazzdom, was the man. His performance was nothing short of a virtuoso clinic, a toe-tapping, heart-stopping, smile making romp.
- Lawrence B. Johnson, DETROIT NEWS