MT. BACHELOR RIVERHOUSE JAZZ
Regina Carter Quintet
February 16-17, the foremost jazz violinist in generations, Regina Carter (Aretha Franklin, Billy Joel, Wynton Marsalis) brings her quintet from New York City, blending a range of musical influences, including Motown, Gospel, Afro-Cuban, Swing, Bebop, Folk, World, Cajun and, yes, even country! Ms. Carter received a MacArthur Fellowship (“genius grant”) in 2006, is a graduate of the New England Conservatory of Music, and has performed at many of the most esteemed performance venues in the world, including Lincoln Center, the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts and Italy’s Teatro Carlos Felice. Carter is pioneering new and exciting possibilities for an instrument that as long been defined by the classical tradition.