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  1. Chance to play with jazz starRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Warrington Guardian

    ... who has who has composed the music for every Spike Lee film since the 90s, and US jazz saxophonist and composer Chris Potter as part of the initiative. Each successful applicant will receive A 650 for a week's work plus expenses. For more ...

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  2. A/B TrioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 17 | This Is Exeter

    ... open-sounding, chordless groups of Sonny Rollins and Joshua Redman, as well as being informed by the work of Chris Potter and Ari Hoenig. Their material ranges from inventive re-interpretations of standards to modern, original repertoire. The trio's ...

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  3. Chris Potter Quartet and Melissa Aldana Group at SFJAZZRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | All About Jazz

    Chris Potter Quartet/ Melissa Aldana Group SFJAZZ San Francisco, CA June 13, 2017 It is rare that two saxophonists share a bill with their quartets. It's even less common when one of the two is female.

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  4. Jazz star to grace stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | Warrington Guardian

    ... the music for every Spike Lee film since the 90s, and US jazz saxophonist, composer and multi-instrumentalist Chris Potter as part of the initiative. Born in Chichester to a Bengali father and English mother, Zoe Rahman's style is deeply rooted in ...

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  5. Concerts in Columbia: George Fetner, STRFKR, Baggage Klaim, The Void, Cody JinksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 4 | Free Times

    ... - University of South Carolina faculty member Jim Mings has performed with local legends (such as saxophonist Chris Potter) and backed many well-known jazz names over the years. His playing combines a bluesy feel that traces back to his Austin, ...

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  6. Reedist Chris Potter reasserts his postbop primacy on a strong new quartet albumRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | Chicago Reader

    Thu 6/1 through Sat 6/3, 8 and 10 PM; Sun 6/4, 4, 8, and 10 PM, Jazz Showcase, 806 S. Plymouth, $25-$30 For much of the last decade reedist Chris Potter has been experimenting with new forms, whether dipping deep into a groove-heavy electric sound with his band Underground or exploring orchestral writing and conceptual frames on his 2015 album Imaginary Cities . He's pulled back a bit on his lush, patient new quartet recording The Dreamer Is the Dream , occupying the postbop comfort zone that's made him one of the most admired jazz artists of his time and an idol for countless students.

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  7. Talent Scout - James FranciesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Keyboard Magazine

    ... I'm using. I'll be on tour in Europe for basically the whole summer playing with Stefon Harris, Eric Harland, Chris Potter Trio, and Jose James. In addition to touring, I'll be recording my debut album on Blue Note produced by Don Was. You can also ...

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  8. Mihaly Dresch Quartet with Chris Potter: ZeaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... resch: tenor and soprano saxophone, fuhun; Miklos Lukacs: cimbalom; Hock Erno: double bass; Istvan Balo: drums. Chris Potter: tenor saxophone, bass clarinet.

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  9. Dazzle Closes Current Digs; Celebrates Big Move With "Week of Giving"Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | Denver Westword

    ... and speakers. Some stellar acts are set to play there in June, including the Brian Blade Fellowship Band, Chris Potter Quartet, Ambrose Akinmusire, Catherine Russell and James Blood Ulmer. Rossa says he plans to reboot Dazzle's popular Friday lunch ...

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  10. : Moments CapturedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... compositional style. Personnel: Alex Sipiagin: trumpet, flugelhorn; Will Vinson: alto sax, soprano sax; Chris Potter: tenor sax; John Escreet: Prophet 6 synth, Fender rhodes, piano; Matt Brewer: bass, electric bass; Eric Harland: drums; Alina ...

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  11. EVENT: Laszlo G?z/Gyorgy Kurtag Jr./Miklos Lukacs Trio @ Le Poisson Rouge, May 22Read the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... Reich, Petr Kotik, Alvin Curran, Chris Newman, Peter EA tvA s, GyA rgy KurtA g, Jiggs Wigham, Carl Fontana, Chris Potter, and Dave Liebman. He was awarded the 2003 Gold Cross of Merit of the Republic of Hungary, the 2008 Chevalier de lA Ordre des ...

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  12. Scott Colley on Spontaneous Composition and CollaborationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Bass Player

    ... the upper echelon of the jazz scene. The ultimate bass sideman, he has worked with everyone from Jim Hall, Chris Potter, and John Scofield, to Herbie Hancock, Roy Hargrove, and Michael Brecker. Also a noteworthy bandleader, Colley has delivered ...

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  13. Chris Potter - The Dreamer Is The DreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | Something Else! Reviews

    The opening notes on "Heart In Hand" from Chris Potter's tenor sax traces Wayne Shorter's opening remark on "Dance Cadaverous" but Potter's own deeply expressive character quickly surfaces on his own spare but symphonic poem. In what begins as a quiet exchange between Potter and pianist David Virelles flowers into a quartet piece with Joe Martin's punctually placed bass notes and Marcus Gilmore's flowing drums.

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  14. RECORDING: Recent and Upcoming Ecm Releases: April - June 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... at Studios La Buissonne in the south of France. : drums, percussion. For his third ECM release as a leader, Chris Potter presents a new acoustic quartet that naturally blends melodic rhapsody with rhythmic muscle. The group includes superlative ...

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  15. Chris Potter, Linda May Han Oh head Athenaeum summer jazz concert seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... consecutive weeks in June and conclude the second week in July. It opens June 7 with the San Diego debut of the Chris Potter Quartet, whose leader is one of the most highly regarded tenor saxophonists to emerge in the past 25 years. His band ...

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  16. INTERVIEW: US jazz saxophonist, composer and multi-instrumentalist...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | Warrington Guardian

    INTERVIEW: US jazz saxophonist, composer and multi-instrumentalist Chris Potter on working with some of the UK's most promising rising stars And that was the case for Chris Potter when he wrote Vertigo, named one of the top 10 jazz CDs of 1998 by The New York Times. The album was Chris's reaction to a bout of Meniere's disease that caused severe dizziness and left him with permanent damage in one ear when he was in his mid 20s.

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  17. Musicians As Audiophiles: Adam RogersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2017 | Stereophile

    ... Come Away With Me , Michael Brecker's Wide Angles , several releases with tenor saxophone titan Chris Potter,/ and his own albums, Art Of The Invisible , Allegory , Apparitions , Time And The Infinite, and Sight (Criss Cross Jazz). Rogers co-founded ...

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  18. Photos of the Week March 24, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Journal Gazette

    ... Title 1 pre-k families were invited in to learn about art and join in a scavenger hunt. The Journal Gazette Chris Potter, with Triscape Inc., bricks the side walk on Clinton Street near Superior Street Thursday afternoon. Work is continuing on the ...

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  19. Lifestyle | Newport Jazz Festival Announces 4th Part of 2017 LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Go Local

    ... century," said producer and founder George Wein. Jazz 100: The Music of Dizzy, Mongo & Monk f. Danilo Perez, Chris Potter, Avishai Cohen, Josh Roseman, Roman Diaz, Ben Street & Adam Cruz The festival will show off over 50 individual jazz ensembles ...

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  20. World-Class Jazz Saxophonist Chris Potter Heads For WarringtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    World-class soloist, accomplished composer and formidable bandleader, saxophonist Chris Potter has emerged as a leading light of his generation. And the people of Warrington will have an opportunity next month to experience his talent, accompanied by The Inner City Ensemble, live at Pyramid arts centre.

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