Betty Carter – The Audience With Betty Carter

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The Audience with Betty Carter is a 1980 live double album by the American jazz singer Betty Carter.



Track listing:

Disc One

“Sounds” (Movin’ On) (Betty Carter) – 25:20
“I Think I Got It Now” (Carter) – 3:33
“Caribbean Sun” (Carlos Garnett) – 4:17
“The Trolley Song” (Ralph Blane, Hugh Martin) – 3:37
“Everything I Have Is Yours” (Harold Adamson, Burton Lane) – 6:16
“I’ll Buy You a Star” (Dorothy Fields, Arthur Schwartz) – 2:12

Disc Two

“I Could Write a Book” (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) – 3:41
“Can’t We Talk It Over”/”Either It’s Love or It Isn’t” (Doris Fisher, Allan Roberts)/(Ned Washington, Victor Young) – 7:26
“Deep Night” (Charles Henderson, Rudy Vallée) – 2:45
“Spring Can Really Hang You up the Most” (Fran Landesman, Tommy Wolf) – 7:22
“Tight” (Carter) – 3:44
“Fake” (Carter) – 4:16
“So…” (Carter) – 7:03
“My Favorite Things” (Oscar Hammerstein II, Rodgers) – 4:39
“Open the Door” (Carter) – 5:09

Betty Carter – vocals
John Hicks – piano
Curtis Lundy – double bass
Kenny Washington – drums


Released: 1980
Recorded: December 6–8, 1979, San Francisco
Length: 91:20
Label: Betcar, Verve (reissue)
Producer: Betty Carter