Jazz Albums:

Motor City Moments



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Personnel: Regina Carter (violin, train whistle); James Carter (tenor saxophone, bass clarinet); Marcus Belgrave (trumpet, flugelhorn); Werner "Vana" Gierig, Barry Harris (piano); Russell Malone (guitar); Darryl Hall (bass); Lewis Nash, Alvester Garnette (drums); Mayra Casales (percussion).

Recorded at Avatar Studios, New York, New York from April 19-21 and 25, 2000. Includes liner notes by Regina Carter and Bob Blumenthal.

What the critics say...

Down Beat (12/00, pp.90-1) - 3.5 stars out of 5 - "...Carter reaffirms her status as violin royalty....MOTOR CITY is a winning salute to some of the singers and instrumentalists associated with her hometown..."
JazzTimes (10/00, pp.87-8) - "...A soulful shoutout to her stylistically diverse Detroit hometown, is her best yet....the compositions and performances are exemplary..."

Track Listing:

Disc 1:
  1. Don't Git Sassy
  2. Don't Mess With Mr. T
  3. For Someone I Love
  4. Forever February
  5. Higher Ground
  6. Love Theme From Spartacus
  7. Prey Loot
  8. Fukai Aijo
  9. Chattanooga Choo Choo
  10. Up South
Release date Australia
January 1st, 2007
Verve (USA)
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