Saxophonist, composer and bandleader CHRIS POTTER and his acclaimed trio will perform at Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club on Wednesday, March 2 at 7:30 p.m. The Chris Potter trio includes the Multi-GRAMMY® award. Double bassist nominated LARRY GRENADIER and Multi-GRAMMY® Award nominated drummer ERIC HARLAND. GRAMMY® Award-winning saxophonist Chris Potter joins Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club’s 2022 show schedule, which includes 5 NEA Jazz Masters, 24 GRAMMY® Award-winning artists, 20 Blues Music Award winners and a full roster of talented musicians with over 300 Among them, GRAMMY® Award nominations. Tickets for The Chris Potter Trio on Wednesday, March 2, along with the current slate of 2022 Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club shows, are available on Jimmy’s online events calendar at: http://www. jimmysoncongress.com/events.
PORTSMOUTH, NH, February 17, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club presents CHRIS POTTER, GRAMMY® Award & 9x GRAMMY® Award nominated saxophonist, composer and bandleader Wednesday March 2 at 7:30 p.m. Chris Potter will perform with Multi-GRAMMY® Award-nominated double bassist LARRY GRENADIER and Multi-GRAMMY® Award-nominated drummer ERIC HARLAND as part of the Chris Potter Trio.
World-class soloist, accomplished composer and formidable bandleader, GRAMMY® award-winning saxophonist Chris Potter has become a leading figure of his generation. Most recently, Potter received two GRAMMY® Award nominations in 2018 for “Best Instrumental Jazz Album” (“The Dreamer is the Dream”) and “Best Improvised Jazz Solo” – bringing his total number of GRAMMY® nominations to nine. Awards. by Chris Potter an impressive discography includes 23 albums as a frontman and he has appeared as a sideman on over 150 albums.
“A saxophonist with a curious temperament and superhuman technique”, raves LE NEW YORK TIMES.
“One of the most studied (and copied) saxophonists on the planet,” says DOWNBEAT MAGAZINE.
“The Dreamer Is the Dream is a testament to Potter’s songwriting as much as his multi-reed instrumentality. He wrote each of the compositions here and they all speak to a deeper sense of mortality, portrayed through lyricism and performance “Potter’s responsiveness as a leader shines through in the beautifully orchestrated work of this quartet. One of Potter’s finest to date,” says ALL ABOUT JAZZ in the review of the Double GRAMMY® Award-nominated album. by Potter “The Dreamer is the Dream” (2018).
Chris Potter received a GRAMMY® Award for his work on Steely Dan’s GRAMMY® award-winning album “Two Against Nature”. Potter is also a 5x-Jazz Journalist Association “Tenor Saxophonist of the Year” award winner (2013, 2015, 2018, 2019, 2020) and has topped many Downbeat magazine critics’ polls over the years.
“Chris Potter is one of the best saxophonists in the world and we can’t wait to see him play on March 2 at Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club,” said Suzanne Bresette, General Manager of Programming at Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club. “Having such acclaimed jazz artists like Chris, Larry and Eric playing together at Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club will make for a remarkable evening of jazz music. We anticipate a truly unforgettable experience for our jazz audience.”
Tickets to GRAMMY® award-winning saxophonist, composer and bandleader CHRIS POTTER and his acclaimed trio on Wednesday March 2 at 7:30 p.m. can be purchased through Ticketmaster or the Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club website.
Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club’s 2022 show schedule already includes 5 NEA Jazz Masters, 24 GRAMMY® Award-winning artists, 20 Blues Music Award winners and a full roster of talented musicians with over 300 GRAMMY® Award nominations. Check out Jimmy’s online events calendar for Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club 2022 schedule. Subscribe to Jimmy’s Email newsletter to stay informed about new jazz and blues artist announcements, tickets, special offers, Jimmy’s Sunday Jazz Brunch and more.
ABOUT JIMMY’S JAZZ & BLUES CLUB
Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club’s mission is to provide guests with a unique, world-class experience featuring serious jazz and blues music served with exceptional southern-inspired cuisine. Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club offers a spectacular and visually stunning environment designed to provide the highest quality acoustics while utilizing state-of-the-art production, sound and lighting technologies. Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club is located in a beautifully restored 1905 building at 135 Congress Street in the heart of historic downtown Portsmouth, New Hampshire. For more information, visit http://www.jimmysoncongress.com or follow us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/JimmysJazzBlues.
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