Chris Potter (2)

Real Name:
Christopher Joseph Potter
Profile:
Saxophone and clarinet player, born on January 1st, 1971.
At the age of 3 he began playing with a guitar and piano. He took up the alto sax at the age of 10 and played his first jazz gig at the age of 13. At age 15 he was spotted by Marian McPartland and was asked to join a tour with a unit such as Woody Herman’s. He kept with schooling and attended, New York’s, the New School, and then Manhattan School of Music.
Graduating from Manhattan in 1993, Potter began a long series of sideman activities with top names like the Mingus Big Band, Paul Motion, Ray Brown, Jim Hall, James Moody, Dave Douglas, Mike Mainieri and many more.
In 1994 he was signed by Concord Records and recorded five CDs. His final Concord CD, 1998’s Vertigo, was named one of the year’s top ten CDs by both Jazziz and The New York Times. He also performed on Steely Dan’s Grammy-nominated, gold album Two Against Nature, touring with them in 1994, which also resulted in the live CD, Alive in America. He received his own Grammy nomination for Best Instrumental Jazz Solo for his work on Joanne Brackeen’s Pink Elephant Magic.
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Chris Potter (2) Discography Tracks

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Chris Potter (2) - Concentric Circles album art Chris Potter (2) Concentric Circles (Album) Concord Records Germany 1994 Sell This Version
CCD-7002 Chris Potter (2) - Fujitsu-Concord 25th Jazz Festival album art Various, The Howard Alden Trio, The Gene Harris Quartet With Special Guest Scott Hamilton, Marian McPartland Trio With Special Guest Chris Potter (2) Various, The Howard Alden Trio, The Gene Harris Quartet With Special Guest Scott Hamilton, Marian McPartland Trio With Special Guest Chris Potter (2) - Fujitsu-Concord 25th Jazz Festival(2xCD, Album) Concord Jazz CCD-7002 US 1994 Sell This Version
CCD-4637 Chris Potter (2) - Pure album art Chris Potter (2) Pure(CD) Concord Jazz CCD-4637 US 1995 Sell This Version
TJA-10026 Chris Potter (2) - The Brighter Side album art The Joel Spencer Kelly Sill Quartet Featuring Chris Potter (2) The Joel Spencer Kelly Sill Quartet Featuring Chris Potter (2) - The Brighter Side(CD, Album, Promo) The Jazz Alliance TJA-10026 US 1995 Sell This Version
CCD-4723 Chris Potter (2) - Moving In album art Chris Potter (2) Moving In(CD, Album, Promo) Concord Records CCD-4723 US 1996 Sell This Version
CCD 4695 Chris Potter (2) - Chris Potter / Kenny Werner album art Chris Potter (2) / Kenny Werner Chris Potter (2) / Kenny Werner - Chris Potter / Kenny Werner(CD, Album) Concord Jazz CCD 4695 US 1996 Sell This Version
CCD-4775-2 Chris Potter (2) - Unspoken album art Chris Potter (2) Unspoken(CD, Album) Concord Jazz CCD-4775-2 US 1997 Sell This Version
STUCD 19913 Chris Potter (2) - You Should Not Do This If You Are In A Hurry album art Mikkel Hess, Niels Vincentz, Chris Potter (2), Joris Teepe Mikkel Hess, Niels Vincentz, Chris Potter (2), Joris Teepe - You Should Not Do This If You Are In A Hurry(CD) Stunt Records STUCD 19913 Denmark 1999 Sell This Version
Chris Potter (2) - Gratitude album art Chris Potter (2) Gratitude (Album) Verve Records US 2001 Sell This Version
Chris Potter (2) - Traveling Mercies album art Chris Potter (2) Traveling Mercies (Album) Verve Records US 2002 Sell This Version
Chris Potter (2) - Fellini Jazz album art Wheeler*, Potter*, Pieranunzi*, Haden*, Motian* Wheeler*, Potter*, Pieranunzi*, Haden*, Motian* - Fellini Jazz (Album) C.A.M. Jazz Italy 2003 Sell This Version
CAMJ 7765-2 Chris Potter (2) - Doorways album art Enrico Pieranunzi, Paul Motian , Special Guest Chris Potter (2) Enrico Pieranunzi, Paul Motian , Special Guest Chris Potter (2) - Doorways(CD, Album) C.A.M. Jazz CAMJ 7765-2 Italy 2004 Sell This Version
0602498177884 Chris Potter (2) - Lift (Live At The Village Vanguard) album art Chris Potter Quartet* Lift (Live At The Village Vanguard)(CD, Album) EmArcy, Universal, Universal Music Jazz France 0602498177884 France 2004 Sell This Version
Chris Potter (2) - What Now? album art Kenny Wheeler / Chris Potter (2) / John Taylor (2) / Dave Holland Kenny Wheeler / Chris Potter (2) / John Taylor (2) / Dave Holland - What Now? (Album) C.A.M. Jazz Italy 2005 Sell This Version
Chris Potter (2) - Underground album art Chris Potter (2) Underground (Album) Universal, Universal Music Jazz France, Emarcy US 2006 Sell This Version
530 190-8 Chris Potter (2) - Follow The Red Line - Live At The Village Vanguard album art Chris Potter (2) Follow The Red Line - Live At The Village Vanguard(CD, Album) Universal Music Jazz France, Sunnyside 530 190-8 France 2007 Sell This Version
Chris Potter (2) - The Monterey Quartet: Live At The 2007 Monterey Jazz Festival album art Holland* / Rubalcaba* / Potter* / Harland* Holland* / Rubalcaba* / Potter* / Harland* - The Monterey Quartet: Live At The 2007 Monterey Jazz Festival (Album) Monterey Jazz Festival Records Europe 2009 Sell This Version
ECM 2128, 273 2132 Chris Potter (2) - Lost In A Dream album art Paul Motian, Chris Potter (2), Jason Moran Paul Motian, Chris Potter (2), Jason Moran - Lost In A Dream(CD, Album) ECM Records, ECM Records ECM 2128, 273 2132 Germany 2010 Sell This Version
BMC CD 151 Chris Potter (2) - Contribution  album art Dániel Szabó Trio Meets Chris Potter (2) Dániel Szabó Trio Meets Chris Potter (2) - Contribution (CD, Album) Budapest Music Center Records BMC CD 151 Hungary 2010 Sell This Version
RDM013 Chris Potter (2) - Transatlantic album art Chris Potter (2) And The DR Big Band* Chris Potter (2) And The DR Big Band* - Transatlantic(CD, Album) Red Dot Music RDM013 Europe 2011 Sell This Version
7559-79615-0, 7559796150 Chris Potter (2) - Unity Band album art Pat Metheny, Chris Potter (2), Ben Williams (5), Antonio Sanchez (2) Pat Metheny, Chris Potter (2), Ben Williams (5), Antonio Sanchez (2) - Unity Band(CD, Album) Nonesuch, Nonesuch 7559-79615-0, 7559796150 Europe 2012 Sell This Version
Chris Potter (2) - The Sirens album art Chris Potter (2) The Sirens (Album) ECM Records, ECM Records Germany 2013 Sell This Version
102602 Chris Potter (2) - Vital Frequencies album art Ben Patterson Jazz Orchestra Featuring Chris Potter (2) Ben Patterson Jazz Orchestra Featuring Chris Potter (2) - Vital Frequencies(CD) Bonecat 102602 US 2016 Sell This Version
BMC CD 235 Chris Potter (2) - Zea album art Mihály Dresch Quartet*, Chris Potter (2) Mihály Dresch Quartet*, Chris Potter (2) - Zea(CD) Budapest Music Center Records BMC CD 235 Hungary 2016 Sell This Version
Chris Potter (2) - The Dreamer Is The Dream album art Chris Potter (2) The Dreamer Is The Dream (Album) ECM Records, ECM Records Germany 2017 Sell This Version

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