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Burlington Discover Jazz Festival: Ron Carter Trio/Benny Golson Quartet

When: Sun., June 1, 8 p.m. 2014

Bassist Ron Carter and saxophonist Benny Golson [pictured] are two of the most celebrated and influential players in jazz. Both are NEA Jazz Masters. And combined, they’ve performed or recorded with almost every iconic jazz musicians of the past 60 years, from Dizzy Gillespie and John Coltrane to B.B. King and Lena Horne. Carter alone has more than 2,000 albums to his credits. And at 85 years old, Golson is practically a living legend. The Ron Carter Trio and the Benny Golson Quartet perform a double bill at the Flynn MainStage in Burlington on Sunday, June 1, as part of the 2014 Burlington Discover Jazz Festival.

Price: $20-52.

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