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Ron Carter

Ron Carter
Real name
Ronald Levin Carter
Born
May 4, 1937
Country
United States
IPI
00005377598
00005377696
Comments
Jazz bassist and cellist, best known for his work with the (acoustic) double-bass.
Member of
Continuum Bass
The Great Jazz Trio
Related
Miles Davis

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Originals

Title Performer Release date Covered by
1974 Lex Valk
1969 (6 artists)
1969 (42 artists)
1969 Gary Smulyan
1994 (3 artists)
1980 (5 artists)
1969 Peter Hertmans
1973 (8 artists)
1978 (11 artists)

Covers by Ron Carter

Title Performer Release date Originally by
1989 Richard Davis
1994 Miles Davis with Sonny Rollins and Horace Silver, Percy Heath, Kenny Clarke
1974 Miles Davis
April 15, 2008 Miles Davis
2002 Miles Davis
September 9, 2016 Belle Baker
March 2018 Don Ameche
1984 Hiram Sherman, Frances Mercer, Hollace Shaw, Ralph Stuart
1973 Leo Reisman and His Orchestra
2008 Leo Reisman and His Orchestra
2008 Irving Kaufman
1983 Herb Jeffries with Buddy Baker and His Orchestra
1995 Herb Jeffries with Buddy Baker and His Orchestra
1990 Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra
1975 Ethel Merman
2003 Herbie Hancock
June 19, 2007 Frances Williams
1973 Yves Montand
1989 Yves Montand, Jo Stafford with Orchestra Conducted by Harold Mooney
2001 Yves Montand
1984 The Milt Jackson Quintet
June 19, 2007 The Milt Jackson Quintet
2003 Francisco Alves com Orquestra Odeon, dir. Lyrio Panicali
1975 El Chicano
1984 (unknown), Doretta Morrow, Richard Oneto & Chorus
1986 Victor Young and His Orchestra
2010 Dizzy Gillespie, Don Byas, Trummy Young, Shelly Manne, Clyde Hart, Oscar Pettiford
1993 Thelonious Monk Trio
2000 Emilio Tuero
June 2016 Freddy Martin and His Orchestra
1988 Charlie Parker and His Orch.
2008 Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye
April 15, 2008 Miles Davis
2002 Miles Davis
1977 Thelonious Monk Trio
1984 Thelonious Monk Trio
June 2016 Thelonious Monk Trio
1990 Sonny Rollins
2002 Oscar Pettiford and His Jazz All Stars
2005 Ambrose and His Orchestra
1988 Ambrose and His Orchestra
2002 Kenny Clarke, Cannonball Adderley, Horace Silver, Donald Byrd, Nat Adderley, Paul Chambers
2001 Bud Powell
1984 Bud Powell
1985 Thelonious Monk
June 2016 Bing Crosby
June 19, 2007 Sam Lanin's Dance Orchestra
June 2016 Sam Lanin's Dance Orchestra
2003 Silvia Telles
1975 The Stylistics
June 2016 Libby Holman
September 13, 2011 Barney Bigard and His Jazzopators
1989 Charlie Parker's All Stars
1989 Ruby Hill, Harold Nicholas
April 20, 1994 Dizzy Gillespie
September 13, 2011 Dizzy Gillespie
2003 Regino Sainz de la Maza
2000 João Gilberto
1985 Thelonious Monk
1992 The John Coltrane Quartet
2000 Ray Bryant Trio
1995 Maxine Sullivan, Louis Armstrong, Bill Bailey, The Dandridge Sisters, The Rhythmettes and The Deep River Boys
2008 Maxine Sullivan, Louis Armstrong, Bill Bailey, The Dandridge Sisters, The Rhythmettes and The Deep River Boys
July 2018 Johnny Hodges and Orchestra
June 2002 Elin Linnander-Lejdström
2003 João Gilberto
1995 Woody Herman and His Orchestra - Vocal by Mary Ann McCall
1982 The Modern Jazz Quartet
1973 The Modern Jazz Quartet
1978 Herbie Hancock
1981 O.C. Smith
1992 Stevie Wonder
2014 Miles Davis
June 2002 Miles Davis with Sonny Rollins and Horace Silver, Percy Heath, Kenny Clarke
2005 Teddy Wilson and His Orchestra with Billie Holiday
July 2018 Bing Crosby
September 12, 2006 Miles Davis
1984 Ginger Rogers & Allen Kearns
1976 Thelonious Monk
1984 Joe Henderson
2003 Silvia Telles
1995 Nan Wynn
June 2016 Bob Crosby and His Orchestra
September 13, 2011 Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Reginald Workman, Joe Chambers
2014 Ron Carter
1982 The Leighton Brothers
2002 Miles Davis
2003 João Gilberto, Antônio Carlos Jobim, Vinicius de Moraes
July 2018 Luiz Bonfá / Eumir Deodato
1995 Luiz Bonfá / Eumir Deodato
September 9, 2016 Hoagy Carmichael and His Orchestra
1986 John Coltrane
1995 Billie Holiday
2013 Benny Goodman and His Orchestra
1990 Billie Holiday
1998 Randy Weston
March 2018 Junior Cook, Cedar Walton, Billy Higgins, Buster Williams
March 2018 David Newman
2008 Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra with vocal refrain by Red McKenzie
September 9, 2016 Frances Comstock & Alfred Drake
2003 Tamara
2011 Bob Hope
June 2016 Bob Hope
June 2016 Marcy Westcott & Richard Kollmar
1995 Marcy Westcott & Richard Kollmar
1989 Bing Crosby
1989 Frank Sinatra
1994 Frank Sinatra
June 2002 Frank Sinatra
1995 Frank Sinatra
2002 Isabel Bigley
2013 Georges Metaxa
1988 Sarah Vaughan, Orchestra under the Direction of Tad Dameron
1993 Sarah Vaughan, Orchestra under the Direction of Tad Dameron
June 2002 Ivie Anderson
2003 Cab Calloway & His Orchestra
1984 Tamara
1973 Woody Herman and His Orchestra
2005 Woody Herman and His Orchestra
1995 Wilbur Evans
2013 Janet Gaynor
2004 Coleman Hawkins and Orch.
September 12, 2006 Hank Williams with His Drifting Cowboys
1989 Prince's Band, Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra, Mills Brothers
1984 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra
2003 João Gilberto
September 9, 2016 Dick Powell
June 2002 Don Byrd - Gigi Gryce
1997 Don Byrd - Gigi Gryce
1983 Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra
1985 Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra
1995 Dinah Shore with Orchestra
1990 Dinah Shore with Orchestra
2001 Dinah Shore with Orchestra
1992 Fritz Kreisler - Piano Accompaniment Carl Lamson, Tommy Edwards
1992 Harry James and His Orchestra
1969 Ron Husmann
1988 Duke Jordan Trio
March 2018 Miles Davis
1995 Harrod's Jubilee Singers
1990 Clifford Brown Ensemble, featuring Zoot Sims
1995 Sydney Chaplin and Judy Holliday
1977 Stan Getz, Oscar Pettiford
1984 Stan Getz, Oscar Pettiford
1969 Kaye Ballard
2003 Yves Montand
1991 Thelonious Monk Quintet featuring Sonny Rollins
September 13, 2011 Gerry Mulligan Quartet
1991 Freddie Hubbard
August 29, 2006 Bobby Timmons
2014 Bobby Timmons
1970 Bobby Timmons
1989 Bobby Timmons, (unknown)
2000 Joe Henderson
1988 Joe Henderson
July 2018 Ella Logan with Bill Harty Orchestra
2008 Evelyn Herbert
1988 Billie Holiday
1989 Billie Holiday
2008 Billie Holiday
1984 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra
1990 Kurt Gerron
August 29, 2006 Paul Motian Band
1991 Miles Davis
2008 Isaura Garcia
1993 Minto Cato
1995 Minto Cato
1983 Miles Davis
1983 Tommy Flanagan, John Coltrane, Kenny Burrell, Idrees Sulieman
1983 Thelonious Monk
1985 Thelonious Monk
1995 Thelonious Monk
September 12, 2006 Thelonious Monk
August 29, 2006 Miles Davis
June 1991 Lee Morgan
1998 Martha Mears
1982 Mitzi Green
1995 Mitzi Green
1989 Mitzi Green
2002 Mitzi Green
2004 Mitzi Green
July 2018 Vic Damone and Music by Camarata
1994 Gloria Grafton & Donald Novis
1984 Mary Martin
2013 Sonny Clark Trio
1984 The Jazz Messengers
September 9, 2016 Fred Astaire
1993 Charley Parker's Ree Boppers
1985 Bud Powell Trio, Thelonious Monk
2003 Stan Getz & João Gilberto
1995 Larry Clinton & His Orchestra
2002 Miles Davis with Sonny Rollins and Horace Silver, Percy Heath, Kenny Clarke
1990 Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra
2002 Jimmy Dorsey and His Orchestra
September 12, 2006 John Michael King
June 2002 Harry Richman
March 2018 Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra
2004 Bing Crosby
1991 Jo Stafford with Paul Weston and His Orchestra
2013 Thelonious Monk
1989 Charlie Parker All Stars
1984 Kenny Dorham, Hank Mobley, Kenny Drew, Paul Chambers, Philly Joe Jones
1991 Thelonious Monk
2008 Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra - Vocal refrain by Frank Sinatra
2003 Silvia Telles
1973 Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra
1986 Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra
September 12, 2006 (unknown)
1969 Joe Henderson
September 9, 2016 Roland Gerbeau
1993 João Gilberto
September 12, 2006 Thelonious Monk
2004 Jim Hall-Ron Carter Duo
2014 Jim Hall-Ron Carter Duo
1976 Jim Hall-Ron Carter Duo
1984 Charlie Parker All Stars
1985 Thelonious Monk and Gerry Mulligan
2001 Cootie Williams and His Orchestra
1982 Cootie Williams and His Orchestra
1986 Cootie Williams and His Orchestra
1995 Cootie Williams and His Orchestra
1985 Cootie Williams and His Orchestra
April 30, 2013 Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra
1961 Cecil Payne
1969 Joe Henderson
June 19, 2007 Miles Davis
2011 Miles Davis
1993 Buddy Johnson and His Orchestra
1973 William O'Neal
1961 William O'Neal
April 30, 2013 Benny Goodman Sextet
1984 Miles Davis Quintet
2004 Miles Davis Quintet
1978 Adriana Caselotti
2001 Adriana Caselotti
September 9, 2016 Roberto Paiva, Nicole Quasee
2010 Judy Garland
1978 Leon Russell
1998 Miles Davis
April 15, 2008 Miles Davis
1993 Jackie and Roy
1995 The New Miles Davis Quintet
2002 Hoagy Carmichael & His Pals
2005 Stephane Grappelly and His Quartet
June 19, 2007 Victor Young and His Orchestra
2001 Victor Young and His Orchestra
September 13, 2011 Prince's Band
1992 John Coltrane
1991 Russ Columbo and His Orchestra
1983 The Randy Weston Trio
1984 The Randy Weston Trio
1995 The Randy Weston Trio
1995 The Randy Weston Trio
1973 The Randy Weston Trio
1991 Horace Silver
1994 Abbie Mitchell
1977 Sonny Fortune
1994 The Radiolites
2003 Ornette Coleman
September 13, 2011 Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Stitt, Sonny Rollins
1984 "Fats" Waller and His Rhythm
2013 Tommy Flanagan
2002 Adele Astaire
1989 Isham Jones and His Orchestra
2002 Isham Jones and His Orchestra
September 9, 2016 John Payne & Joan Merrill
1989 Michel Legrand, Barbra Streisand
July 2018 Guy Lombardo and His Royal Canadians
September 9, 2016 Fred Astaire with Johnny Green and His Orchestra
2010 Ron Carter - Herbie Hancock - Tony Williams [1]
1981 Ron Carter - Herbie Hancock - Tony Williams [1]
1977 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra With Vocals by The Rhythm Boys
1995 Margaret Whiting with Frank De Vol and His Orchestra
2004 Dizzy Gillespie
1995 The Thelonious Monk Trio
1985 The Thelonious Monk Trio
1995 Thelonious Monk Quintet
1980 Bob Crosby and His Orchestra
1995 Bob Crosby and His Orchestra
June 2016 Victor Young
1976 Ted Fiorito & His Orchestra
1974 Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra
1984 Kenny Dorham, Hank Mobley, Kenny Drew, Paul Chambers, Philly Joe Jones
2013 John Hundley & Lillian Taiz
July 2018 Lois Deppe & Russell Woodling's Jubilee Singers
1995 Coleman Hawkins and Orchestra
1995 Coleman Hawkins and Orchestra
1989 Charlie Parker Septet
1961 Bing Crosby & Connie Boswell
1997 Georges Metaxa & Libby Holman
1989 Georges Metaxa & Libby Holman
September 12, 2006 Pine Ridge Boys
July 2018 Pine Ridge Boys
2011 Pine Ridge Boys
1998 Dick Jurgens and His Orchestra
June 2016 David Daniels and Gloria Marlowe
1995 Glenn Miller and His Orchestra - Vocal refrain by Ray Eberle and The Modernaires
2008 Dick Haymes & Harry James and His Orchestra

Songs written by Ron Carter

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
117 Special Ron Carter Ron Carter 1974 Covered by Lex Valk
A Quick Sketch Ron Carter Herbie Hancock December 1982 Covered by (3 artists)
Doom Mood Ron Carter Miles Davis August 16, 1965 Covered by (3 artists)
Eighty One Miles Davis, Ron Carter Miles Davis August 16, 1965 Covered by (24 artists)
For Toddlers Only Ron Carter Ron Carter 1994 Covered by (3 artists)
Little Waltz Ron Carter Bobby Timmons 1966 Covered by (25 artists)
Loose Change Ron Carter Joe Henderson 1986 Covered by (3 artists)
Receipt Please Ron Carter Jim Hall-Ron Carter Duo 1973 Covered by (8 artists)
Third Plane Ron Carter Ron Carter - Herbie Hancock - Tony Williams [1] 1978 Covered by (11 artists)

Adapted songs

Title Written by Originals Originally by Covered by
Little Waltz Ron Carter Little Waltz Covered by (3 artists)

Releases

Albums

Title Performer Release date Label
1+1+1 Kenny Barron, Ron Carter, Michael Moore [1] 1986 Black Hawk Records
4 Generations of Miles George Coleman / Mike Stern / Ron Carter / Jimmy Cobb 2002 Chesky Records
Akioustically Sound Akio Sasajima and Ron Carter 1995 Muse Records
All Alone Ron Carter 1988 EmArcy
All Blues Ron Carter 1974 CTI Records
Alone Together Jim Hall-Ron Carter Duo 1973 Milestone
Anything Goes Ron Carter 1975 Kudu
A Song for You Ron Carter 1978 Milestone
Bill Frisell, Ron Carter, Paul Motian Bill Frisell, Ron Carter, Paul Motian September 12, 2006 Nonesuch
Blues Farm Ron Carter 1973 CTI Records
Brasil L.I.K.E. Ron Carter Quartet & Vitoria Maldonado with Ruria Duprat's Brasilian Orchestra September 9, 2016 Summit Records [US1]
Chemistry Houston Person and Ron Carter June 2016 HighNote
Cocktails at the Cotton Club Ron Carter Trio April 30, 2013 Somethin' Else
Crunchin' Wallace Roney, Geri Allen, Ron Carter, Antonio Hart, Kenny Washington 1995 Muse Records
Dear Miles, Ron Carter June 19, 2007 Blue Note
Dialogues Houston Person with Ron Carter June 2002 HighNote
Duets Helen Merrill + Ron Carter 1989 EmArcy
Encounter! Pepper Adams, Zoot Sims, Tommy Flanagan, Ron Carter, Elvin Jones 1969 Prestige
Entre Amigos Rosa Passos & Ron Carter 2003 Chesky Records
Heart & Soul Ron Carter/Cedar Walton 1982 Timeless Records
Heroes Donald Harrison - Ron Carter, Billy Cobham 2004 Nagel Heyer Records
In a Jazz Tradition - Ron Carter Presents Eric Gale Ron Carter - Eric Gale 1988 EmArcy
Israeli Song Eli Degibri - Brad Mehldau, Ron Carter, Al Foster 2010 Anzic Records
Jazz, My Romance Ron Carter 1994 Blue Note
Just Between Friends Houston Person with Ron Carter 2008 HighNote
Let's Call This Steve Khan, Ron Carter, Al Foster 1991 Polydor
Let's Call This Steve Khan / Ron Carter / Al Foster June 1991 Bluemoon
Live at Village West Ron Carter and Jim Hall 1984 Concord Jazz
Masters Legacy Series Volume 2 Emmet Cohen featuring Ron Carter and Evan Sherman March 2018 Cellar Live Records
Mirror, Mirror Joe Henderson, Chick Corea, Ron Carter, Billy Higgins 1980 MPS
Monk Suite - Kronos Quartet Plays the Music of Thelonious Monk Kronos Quartet with Ron Carter 1985 Landmark Records
Mr. Bow-tie Ron Carter 1995 Blue Note
My Funny Valentine Cedar Walton, Ron Carter, Billy Higgins 1995 Evidence Music
My Personal Songbook Ron Carter and the WDR Big Band 2014 In+Out Records
New York Cool - Live at Blue Note Donald Harrison - Ron Carter, Billy Cobham 2005 Half Note Records
Nightlife in Tokyo Eric Alexander with Harold Mabern/Ron Carter/Joe Farnsworth 2003 Milestone
Now's the Time Houston Person and Ron Carter 1993 Muse Records
Panamanhattan Ron Carter Richard Galliano 1991 Dreyfus Jazz
Pannonica Laurent Courthaliac Trio featuring Ron Carter 2013 Jazz Village
Parfait Ron Carter Quartet 1982 Milestone
Patrão Ron Carter 1981 Milestone
Piccolo Ron Carter Quartet 1977 Milestone
Power to the People Joe Henderson with Herbie Hancock, Jack DeJohnette, Ron Carter, Mike Lawrence [1] 1969 Milestone
Remember Love Houston Person & Ron Carter July 2018 HighNote
Ron Carter's Great Big Band Ron Carter's Great Big Band September 13, 2011 Sunnyside Records
Something in Common Houston Person, Ron Carter 1990 Muse Records
So What Ron Carter Trio 1998 Blue Note
Stardust Ron Carter 2002 Blue Note
Straight Street Harold Mabern, Ron Carter, Jack DeJohnette 1992 DIW
St. Thomas Sweet Basil Trio 1995 Evidence Music
Super Strings Ron Carter 1981 Milestone
The Art of Three Billy Cobham featuring Ron Carter, Kenny Barron 2001 Blow It Hard Records
The Art of Three - Live in Japan 2003 Vol. 2 Billy Cobham featuring Ron Carter, Kenny Barron 2004 Sound Hills Records
The Bass and I Ron Carter 1997 Blue Note
The Golden Striker Ron Carter 2003 Blue Note
The Master Trio Tommy Flanagan, Ron Carter, Tony Williams 1983 Baybridge Records
The Music of Kenny Dorham Don Sickler, Jimmy Heath, Cedar Walton, Ron Carter, Billy Higgins 1984 Uptown
Third Plane Ron Carter - Herbie Hancock - Tony Williams [1] 1978 Milestone
This Bud's for You... Bud Shank and The Rhythm Section of Ron Carter, Kenny Barron, Al Foster 1984 Muse Records
This Is Jazz Donald Harrison - Ron Carter, Billy Cobham 2011 Half Note Records
Uptown Conversation Ron Carter 1970 Embryo
Voyage Michel Sardaby featuring Ron Carter 1984 Harmonic
When Skies Are Grey... Ron Carter 2000 Somethin' Else
Where? Ron Carter with Eric Dolphy, Mal Waldron 1961 New Jazz
Yellow & Green Ron Carter 1976 CTI Records

EPs

Title Performer Release date Label
Bil, Ron, Paul - A Frisell EP Bill Frisell, Ron Carter, Paul Motian August 29, 2006 Nonesuch

Performances also appear on

Title Performer Release date Label
Birdology various artists 1989 Verve Records
Bob Belden's Shades of Blue various artists 1995 Blue Note
Diz Gonzalo Rubalcaba Trio April 20, 1994 Somethin' Else
Miles from India - A Celebration of the Music of Miles Davis various artists April 15, 2008 Four Quarters Entertainment