Carter, Ron, 1937-....

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Birth 1937-05-04
Americans
Japanese, French, English, Finnish, German, Spanish; Castilian

Biographical notes:

Ron Carter is a leading jazz bassist. He received his Bachelor of Music Degree at the Eastman School of Music in 1959 where he played in the Rochester Philharmonic and the Eastman Philharmonia. Carter received his Masters of Music Degree at the Manhattan School of Music in 1961. He taught in Missouri and New York City and played with many musicians such as Thelonious Monk and Miles Davis. Carter toured widely in the United States, Europe and Japan and appeared on television shows, in concert halls and theaters, nightclubs, on college campuses, and at jazz festivals. He also published technical manuals, "Building a Jazz Line", in three volumes.

From the guide to the Ron Carter papers, 1954-1997, (The New York Public Library. Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division.)

Ron Carter is a leading jazz bassist.

He received his Bachelor of Music Degree at the Eastman School of Music in 1959 where he played in the Rochester Philharmonic and the Eastman Philharmonia. Carter received his Masters of Music Degree at the Manhattan School of Music in 1961. He taught in Missouri and New York City and played with many musicians such as Thelonious Monk and Miles Davis. Carter toured widely in the United States, Europe and Japan and appeared on television shows, in concert halls and theaters, nightclubs, on college campuses, and at jazz festivals. He also published technical manuals, "Building a Jazz Line", in three volumes.

From the description of Ronald L. Carter papers, 1954-1997. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122575769

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Subjects:

  • Jazz
  • Jazz musicians--United States
  • Jazz musicians
  • Music--Instruction and study
  • African Americans in the performing arts
  • African Americans--Music
  • Jazz music
  • African American musicians
  • Trumpet with string orchestra--Scores
  • Music--Instruction and study--United States
  • String quintets (Viola, violoncellos (4))--Scores
  • Viola with string ensemble--Scores

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