Posts Tagged ‘Chad Carter’

Jazz Setlist, November 1-7: De-Election

Thursday, Nov. 1
Singer Roberta Gambarini is a frequent presence around these parts, a regular part of the D.C. Jazz Festival's lineup and an annual performer at Blues Alley, where she returns this weekend. She is always welcome. A native of Torino, Italy, the lovely Gambarini speaks with an Italian accent, but when she sings there's [...]

One Track Mind: Chad Carter, Let Me Love You

Standout Track: No. 14, “Movin’ On,” the cheeriest breakup song you’ve ever heard. After a deceptively slow intro, with lyrics about lovers becoming estranged, trumpets charge the song into gleeful big-band swing. “There’s so many brighter days for me/Oh, this I can’t deny,” the velvet-voiced Carter sings brightly. After a merry solo by trombonist Art [...]