This day (January 3, 1969), in Detroit, Michigan , is born James Carter, an American jazz saxophonist.
Wikipedia : This day (January 3, 1969), in Detroit, Michigan , is born James Carter, an American jazz saxophonist.
Official Site : 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.
Harder Bop : James Carter Ruined My Life
@last.fm : Recorded at the same session as his debut, Carter’s next release, Jurassic Classics (1994), found him entering the Top Jazz Albums chart for the first time. It was a feat to be echoed with four of Carter’s subsequent releases: The Real Quiet Storm (1995), Conversin’ With The Elders (1996), In Carterian Fashion (1998), and Chasin’ The Gypsy (2000)