James Carter Discography

by Michael Fitzgerald
March 1996-July 22, 1998 [NO LONGER BEING UPDATED]

Biographical sketch

Thanks to those who helped

View some photos of James by Babeth Mathis or by Roscoe Crenshaw (1) (2)


Bird-Trane-Sco-Now!

private recording


James Carter-f, bcl, asx, tsx
Koli Givens-tpt, gong
Cassius Richmond-p, af
Albert Roberson-cl, f, bcl
Kevin Washington-p, d
Jerome Yancy-b

April 11, 1986 [?]

Lester Bowie's New York Organ Ensemble: The Organizer
DIW 821
January 14-16, 1991

Frank Lowe and the Saxemble: Inappropriate Choices
ITM Pacific 970062
April 1991

Various Artists: Tough Young Tenors
Antilles 422 848 767
c. 1991

Julius Hemphill: The Fat Man And The Hard Blues
Black Saint 120 115
July 15-16, 1991

Wendell Harrison: Live In Concert
WenHa 190
February 1992

Lester Bowie's New York Organ Ensemble: Funky T, Cool T
DIW 853

James Carter: JC On The Set
Sony 66149
April 14-15, 1993

Julius Hemphill: Five Chord Stud
Black Saint 120140
November 18-19, 1993

Jayne Cortez & The Firespitters: Cheerful & Optimistic
Bola Press BP9401
February 22, March 14, 1994

James Carter: Jurassic Classics
Sony 67058
April 16-17, 1994

Jazz At Lincoln Center: The City Of Jazz
PBS Television Broadcast
Autumn 1994

James Carter: Live At Iridium
Private Recording

Wendell Harrison and the Clarinet Ensemble: Rush & Hustle
WenHa 230
October-November 1994

James Carter: The Real Quietstorm
Atlantic Jazz 82742
October 6, 7, November 20, 1994

Ronald Shannon Jackson: What Spirit Say
DIW 895
December 11-12, 1994

James Carter & Cyrus Chestnut: Duets
Atlantic (promotional) 6250
March 14, 1995

Robert Altman's Jazz '34 [VIDEO]

Kansas City [VIDEO]

Kansas City (soundtrack)
Verve 314 529 554
May 11-22, 1995

Kansas City Band: KC After Dark
Verve 537 322
May 11-22, 1995

Saxemble: Saxemble
Qwest 46181
May 12-13, 21, 1995

James Carter: Live At The Village Vanguard
Private Recording
June 17, 1995

Kathleen Battle: So Many Stars
Sony 68473

Rodney Whitaker: Children Of The Light
Koch Jazz 7829
September 13-14, 1995

James Carter: Live At The Village Vanguard
Private Recording
December 3, 1995

James Carter: Conversin' With The Elders
Atlantic Jazz 82908
October 2, 1995, January 30, February 5, 1996

Madeleine Peyroux: Dreamland
Atlantic 82916
c. 1996

James Carter: Live At The Village Vanguard
Private Recording
June 16, 1996

Kansas City: Live At Town Hall
Private Recording
June 21, 1996

James Carter: Live At Newport 1996
VIDEO (PBS)
July 1996

D.D. Jackson: Paired Down, vol. 1
Justin Time
November 30, December 1-2, 1996

Rodney Whitaker:

DIW (Japan)

James Carter & D.D. Jackson : Live at Minetta Lane Theater

private recording
1997

  1. For Monk's Sake [D.D. Jackson]
  2. unknown title
  3. Brother Dolph's Dealings
  4. unknown title
  5. Atitled Waltz [James Carter]
  6. other unknown titles

James Carter-asx, tsx, ssx, bcl, fl
D.D. Jackson-pno

November 3, 1997
Minetta Lane Theater
NYC

James Carter: In Carterian Fashion
Atlantic Jazz 83082
c. 1998


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