Thursday Night Live – James Carter Live in Melbourne, to be Broadcast on ABC Australia
Check out this gallery from the James Carter Organ Trio performance at the 2013 Melbourne Jazz Festival. The performance is scheduled to be aired May 15.
Whether he’s playing tenor or soprano sax, shows off a sweet, sinuous tone; when he reinterprets Reinhardt’s classic Nuages with a bass sax, the muscular sound is distancing at first, but then it wraps itself around the listener like an anaconda.
James Carter has cemented his reputation as one of the most adventurous, visionary young reed players on the cusp of this new millennium.... Not as an outsider, but as one of the most exciting young virtuosos in contemporary music....