Ron Carter

Music , Jazz Blue Note , Greenwich Village Tuesday May 3 2016 - Sunday May 8 2016
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Photograph: Courtesy of The Bridge Agency
Ron Carter

You can find bassist Carter in a diversity of music listeners’ record collections (Miles Davis for traditional jazz heads, A Tribe Called Quest for fans of a newer generation). The jazz legend’s been leading several sparkling ensembles in recent years, ranging in size from trio to big band. This week, he gigs with nine-, four- and three-piece bands as he celebrates his 79th birthday.

Venue name: Blue Note
Address: 131 W 3rd St
New York
Cross street: between Sixth Ave and MacDougal St
Opening hours: Mon–Thu, Sun 6pm–1am; Fri, Sat 6pm–4am
Transport: Subway: A, C, E, B, D, F, M to W 4th St
Price: $30 bar, $45 tables
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