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||Contact:|
131 W 3rd St
|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|