Legendary jazz bassist Ron Carter leads his new “Foursight” quartet on this live recording from Sweden recorded in November 2018. The group includes drummer Payton Crossley, tenor saxophonist Jimmy Green, the and star pianist Renee Rosnes.
The music includes “Cominando”, a crackling hardbop structure that transports the spirit of the 1960s into the 21st century within a few bars, “Joshua”, is Carter’s reminiscence to his old friend and partner Miles Davis, whilst the quartet recalled the late pianist Geri Allen with the blues “Nearly”. Carter’s bass sound can be heard on 2221 recordings according to the latest entry in the Guinness Book of Records, and a few more no doubt, “It’s like giving a private concert in a living room.
Ron Carter – bass
Renee Rosnes – piano
Jimmy Greene – tenor sax
Payton Crossley – drums
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