Chris Potter (Saxophonist) Rank
About Chris Potter (Saxophonist)
Chris Potter is a popular jazz saxophonist and composer. He is also a multi-instrumentalist who started to make a mark in the industry during the early 1990s. He is mainly noted for his sideman performances with many great artists like Patricia Barber and Ray Brown.
He has also worked with musicians including jazz drummer Paul Motian and trumpeters Dave Douglas and Red Rodney.
He is known for his association with many record labels such as Criss Cross, Verve, and ECM.
Some of his popular works include 1998’s album titled “Vertigo” and his 2004 life album “Lift: Live at Village Vanguard”. In 2017 he released “The Dreamer Is the Dream”.
His work with jazz pianist Joanne Brackeen titled “Pink Elephant Magic” earned him a nomination for “Best Jazz Instrumental Solo” at the Grammy Awards.
In 2013 the Jazz Journalists Association named him the “Tenor Saxophonist of the Year”.
He graduated from Dreher High School in South Carolina. From there he had his college education in New York, attending institutions like The New School and Manhattan School of Music.
Potter’s Twitter handle is “chrispotterjazz”.
Chris Potter (Saxophonist) Rank
F.A.Q. about Chris Potter (Saxophonist)
When is his birthday?
Chris Potter (Saxophonist)'s birthday is on January 1, 1971.
In how many days is his birthday?
Chris Potter (Saxophonist)'s birthday is in 23 days
How old is he?
He is 50 years old.
Where is Chris Potter (Saxophonist) from?
He was born in Chicago, Illinois, U.S..
Chris Potter (Saxophonist)'s Popularity
Chris Potter (Saxophonist) is a famous American saxophonist, who was born on January 1, 1971. As a person born on this date, Chris Potter (Saxophonist) is listed in our database as the 124th most popular celebrity for the day (January 1) and the 413th most popular for the year (1971).
People born on January 1 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. Chris Potter (Saxophonist) is the 2544th most popular Capricorn.
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