Benny Carter & Oscar Peterson


Benny Carter Meets Oscar Peterson

  • Release Date: 14 Sep 1995
  • OJCCD-870-2

A whippersnapper of only 79 when he recorded this album with Oscar Peterson in 1986, Benny Carter continued to astonish the world with his power and creativity. Peterson welcomed Carter's suggestion that they record together after a hiatus of many years. The rhythm section is Peterson's working trio of the mid-1980s, augmented on guitar by Oscar's frequent partner Joe Pass. The repertoire consists of standards and a blues, all converted into expressions of the personalities of these giants. O… MORE