TAS Rated 5/5 Music, 4/5 Sonics in the April 2023 Issue of The Absolute Sound!
World-renowned saxophonist Chris Potter releases a recording of music live from the legendary New York venue: the Village Vanguard. Capturing moments from Chris' annual new-year's residency (recorded 2022), the new album features an all-star band comprising Craig Taborn, Scott Colley and Marcus Gilmore.
Reimagined folk tunes ("Nozani Na," "Olha Maria"), powerful spirituals ("Got the Keys to the Kingdom") and uncommon jazz standards ("Blood Count," "Klactoveedsedstene") make the final cut from the multi-night residency. Expect high energy, intensity, technical brilliance, effervescent joy and a snapshot of one of the world's greatest saxophonists in his element.
One of the most studied (and copied) saxophonists on the planet
The most potent and impactful tenor saxophonist of his generation.
- Red Vinyl
- Made in the EU
- You Gotta Move
- Nozani Na
- Blood Count
- Olha Maria
- Got the Keys to the Kingdom