Ron Carter is a legendary bassist, composer, arranger, author & educator.
He was a member of Miles Davis' classic quintet in the 60s & he has over 2500 recordings to his credit with many of the giants of jazz. He has received many awards including the Grammy & is considered by most to be the most outstanding bassist of this decade.
In our interview Ron talks about the importance of jazz education. Just listening to the great Ron Carter is an education in & of itself.
He returns to St. Louis, Mo. after many years with his Golden Striker Trio for the 8th Annual Greater St Louis Jazz Festival at The University of Missouri-St. Louis.