Ateliér Babylon 4. novembra 2017
Ron Carter – American jazz double bassist. His appearances on 2,221 recording sessions make him the most-recorded jazz bassist in history. He was a member of the Miles Davis Quintet in the early 1960s, which also included Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter and drummer Tony Williams. Carter joined Davis’s group in 1963, appearing on the album Seven Steps to Heaven and the follow-up E.S.P.. Carter also performed on some of Hancock, Williams and Shorter’s recordings during the sixties for Blue Note Records. He was a sideman on many Blue Note recordings of the era, playing with Sam Rivers, Freddie Hubbard, Duke Pearson, Lee Morgan, McCoy Tyner, Andrew Hill, Horace Silver and many others. He was elected to the Down Beat Jazz Hall of Fame in 2012. In 1993, he won a Grammy Award for Best Jazz Instrumental Group and another Grammy in 1998 for “an instrumental composition for the film” Round Midnight.
Richard Galliano – French accordionist, he was drawn to music at an early age, starting with the accordion at 4, influenced by his father Luciano, an accordionist originally from Italy, living in Nice. Some later collaborations include Astor Piazzolla, George Mraz, Brigitte Fontaine, Al Foster, Juliette Greco, Chet Baker, Enrico Rava, Miroslav Vitouš, Trilok Gurtu, Jan Garbarek, Michel Petrucciani, Wynton Marsalis, etc.