Ron Carter show

Ron Carter

Summary: Legendary bassist Ron Carter first stepped into the jazz spotlight as a member of Miles Davis' incomparable 1960s quintet, and has since established himself as one of the most prolific and venerable forces in the genre. Nearly 40 years after his season with Miles, Carter pays tribute to his former bandleader with this collection of tunes associated with the great trumpeter, while also celebrating the dynamic chemistry of his longtime working quartet. Listen as Ron discusses his early influences and development, the integral role of the bassist, and his uniquely wonderful new album Dear Miles,.