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Born in Detroit, Michigan, in 1969, James Carter began playing saxophone at age 11, first recorded with a Detroit student ensemble in 1986 and, by 1991, had recorded with legendary trumpeter Lester Bowie on The Organizer and contributed to the 1991 collection The Tough Young Tenors. Mastering a family of reed instruments, from sopranino to contrabass saxophones to contrabass and bass clarinets, James Carter…

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  • Happy Birthday !!!
  • amazing sax player!
  • Saw him live in Fano! HE WAS JUST AWESOME!
  • Layin' in the cut's a great album... listened at it hundred times !
  • The James Carter Group is open for business for all who want to show their appreciation for the great JC.
  • great! ;)
  • Rapid Shave is a hit!
  • just seen his live at Montreal Jazz Festival '08. Amazing! Sophisticated passion!
  • new album 'Present Tense' reviewed @ allaboutjazz.com - [url=http://www.allaboutjazz.com/php/article.php?id=29522]click here[/url] to read
  • awesome sax player!

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