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Ms. Carter is widely considered the finest jazz violinist of her generation, a hard-charging soloist whose precisely focused tone and graceful way with a ballad hint at her long years of classical training.The New York Times
Featuring nine arrangements of Fitzgerald’s songs, this album puts Carter’s imagination on full display.Black Grooves |
Carter’s technique is flawless throughout the album…Black Grooves |
On her new disc, Ella: Accentuate the Positive, she celebrates the centennial legacy of Ella Fitzgerald, bringing an invigorating modernity that’s steeped firmly in the now.AARP |
Jazz Violinist Regina Carter Celebrates The Legacy Of Ella FitzgeraldWBUR 90.9 |
Regina Carter and her violin: a human voice has never sounded so true.DC Metro Theater Arts |
JazzTimes is proud to premiere “Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive,” the first track from Ella: Accentuate the Positive.JazzTimes |
Carter herself is rich and sensuous in all frames, crying with lusciousness on “Dedicated to You” and lovely sighing on “Judy.” Still, a charmer with pluck.Jazz Weekly |




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22 Jun 2019 Regina Carter with Xavier Davis at Rise Up Detroit East Lansing, MI Rise Up Detroit Rise Up Detroit Buy ticket
28 Jun 2019 Regina Carter with Sonya Clark and Jason Moran at Sounding the Ancestors in Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA The African American Museum in Philadelphia The African American Museum in Philadelphia Buy ticket
29 Jun 2019 Regina Carter and Xavier Davis at Playhouse Square Cleveland, OH Cleveland, OH Playhouse Square Cleveland Playhouse Square Cleveland Buy ticket
18 Jul 2019 Regina Carter Quartet at the Jazz Festival of Vitoria-Gasteiz in Spain Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain Mendizorrotza Pabellón Polideportivo Mendizorrotza Mendizorrotza Pabellón Polideportivo Mendizorrotza Buy ticket
22 Jul 2019 Regina Carter and Xavier Davis with Rhiannon Giddens at the UNCW in Wilmington, NC Wilmington, NC Kenan Auditorium Kenan Auditorium Buy ticket
30 Aug 2019 Regina Carter Quartet at the Mackinac Island Grand Hotel Theatre in Michigan Mackinac Island, MI Mackinac Island Grand Hotel Mackinac Island Grand Hotel Buy ticket
03 Nov 2019 Regina Carter and Xavier Davis at Murry's in Columbia, MO Columbia, MO Murry's Murry's Buy ticket
06 Nov 2019 Regina Carter and Xavier Davis at Jazz St. Louis St. Louis, MO Jazz St. Louis Jazz St. Louis Buy ticket
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