Kent Carter

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Kent Carter
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Kent Carter in 1998
Background information
Born (1939-06-14)June 14, 1939
Hanover, New Hampshire
Genres Jazz, avant-garde jazz
Occupation(s) Musician, composer
Instruments Bass
Years active 1960s–present
Labels Ictus, Emanem

Kent Carter (born June 14, 1939 in Hanover, New Hampshire) is an American jazz bassist. He is the grandson of American artist, Rockwell Kent. He worked in Steve Lacy's group, played on the two Jazz Composer's Orchestra albums and released albums for Emanem Records.[1]

Discography[edit]

As leader[edit]

  • Beauvais Cathedral (Emanem, 1976)
  • Lost in June (Ictus, 1977)
  • Regeneration (Soul Note, 1982)
  • The Willisau Suites (Emanem, 1984)
  • The Juillaguet Collection (Emanem, 1996)
  • Intersections (Emanem, 2006)
  • Summer Works 2009 (Emanem, 2010)
  • Oratorios and Songs (Emanem, 2010)

As sideman[edit]

With Paul Bley

With the Jazz Composer's Orchestra

With Steve Lacy

With Gianni Lenoci

  • Secret Garden (Silta)

With the Spontaneous Music Ensemble

With Un Drame Musical Instantané

  • A Travail égal salaire égal (Grrr, 1982)

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