Steeltown Friends of Mohawk Music are proud to present guitar legend Larry Carlton, four-time Grammy winner and nineteen-time Grammy nominee, in concert with the Mohawk College Faculty Ensemble on Friday, March 9th at 8 pm in the McIntyre Performing Arts Centre at Mohawk College.
Larry Carlton has set a standard for artistry that spans three decades, establishing himself from his first recording, A Little Help From My Friends. Since landing his first recording date just out of his teens in 1970, Carlton has played more than 3,000 sessions, released about two dozen solo albums, won Grammy Awards and appeared on countless million-sellers.
His studio credits include musicians and groups like Steely Dan, Joni Mitchell, Michael Jackson, Sammy Davis Jr., Herb Alpert, Wayne Shorter, Quincy Jones, Bobby Bland, Dolly Parton, Linda Ronstadt and literally dozens of others. He went on to perform with the Crusaders and then with the multi-platinum jazz super group, Fourplay.
Larry Carlton performs in concert with the Mohawk College Faculty Ensemble on Friday, March 9, 2012, at 8 pm in the McIntyre Performing Arts Centre at Mohawk College. Tickets: general admission $35/students $25. Tickets are available online at http://www.sfmmusic.ca/ or by phone through the Hamilton Philharmonic Box Office (905)526-7756.