About Kenyon Carter

Kenyon Carter is an Atlanta-based jazz saxophonist and recording artist recognized for his melodic smooth jazz compositions and engaging live performances. He expresses his creative and soulful style through a beautiful and sultry sound. Although unique and entirely unmistakeable, he has been compared to contemporary smooth jazz favorites like Boney James, Dave Koz, Kirk Whalum and Gerald Albright.

Meet the band – Tim Aucoin

Meet Tim Aucoin- acoustic / electric bass. Tim is a New Orleans native and
one of the hardest swinging cats you’ll ever hear. WAY before we started playing together, Tim was the GAJE jazz workshop clinician for the band I was in during my senior year of high school. You’re going to love his beautiful […]

By |August 13th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Meet the band – Tyrone Jacskon

Meet Tyrone Jackson- keyboards / piano. Tyrone truly is one of “the greats” and is one of Atlanta’s most sought after pianists. He wrote the super hip arrangement on The Old Rugged (instant download when you preorder) and co-arranged half of other tunes on the album. It was such a great pleasure to work with […]

By |August 12th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Meet the band – Billy Wilkie

Meet Billy Wilkie- acoustic / electric guitar. Billy has the uncanny ability to make EVERYTHING he plays “just feel good” – check out his bluesy solos on “He Lives” and “Sweet Hour of Prayer” to see what I mean… We have been playing gigs together for years and I’m so happy to have him on this […]

By |August 12th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Songs for My Father Available for Pre-Order Today!

What a year it has been!
Most of you know that I lost my father, Kent Carter, to cancer last year. After a few months of mourning – I was inspired to write an album dedicated to him. With that idea in mind, I compiled some of his most favorite gospel hymns and arranged them […]

By |July 29th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

KCC @ Steve’s Live Music – Sunday April 6!

Hi everyone,
I’m excited to announce that the band and I will be performing at the fantastic new Sandy Springs venue, “Steve’s Live Music!” This unique venue, opened in June 2012, offers an intimate listening room that showcases local and national songwriters, and musicians.
We’re looking forward to playing lots of the new tunes from BOTH […]

By |March 24th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

KCC at the Velvet Note 2-21-14

We will be back at The Velvet Note on February 21st playing some new tunes that we’re in the process of recording (and a few of our old favorites). We love playing this venue and it’s no surprise that it has become one of THE hot spots for music in the south east. The room […]

By |January 23rd, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Live at The Leaf

 Kenyon Carter Connection at “The Leaf”
Come on out and hear the entire 5 piece band live on Wednesday, October 30 at Leaf Cigar Lounge in Midtown. Richard Sherington  (keys) will be joining Billy Wilkie (guitar), Tim Aucoin (bass), John David (drums) and me as we play material from “Right By My Side,” an entire […]

By |October 25th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Wine and Jazz this Wednesday!

Hi everyone –  I wanted to let you know about a couple of upcoming performances that we’re excited about.

Wine & Jazz Night at La Tagliatella

First, Billy Wilkie and I will be playing some of your favorite jazz and pop tunes at La Tagliatella in Midtown this Wednesday from 6 to 9. Billy is […]

By |October 12th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Live at the Marietta Grassroots Festival This Saturday!

 Live at the Marietta Grassroots FestivalThis Saturday! 

This Saturday afternoon (September 21, 2013), the Kenyon Carter Connection will be performing at the Marietta Grassroots Music Festival.  Please join us for this FREE outdoor festival, held in beautiful Marietta Square.  This event takes draws crowds in the thousands and features original music from multiple artists, all […]

By |September 18th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New Tunes & Old Favorites at the Velvet Note

 New Tunes & Old Favorites at The Velvet Note!

Hi everyone, 

I’m excited to let you know that we’re going to be back at the Velvet Note on Sunday, July 28th! We love playing this fantastic venue and we’ve been fortunate to have so many of you come out for our other shows there that the room […]

By |July 18th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments