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Chris Potter

Music Adjunct Faculty

Music and Performing Arts Professions

Chris Potter, renowned saxophonist, received the prestigious "2004 Jazz Critics Award for Tenor Saxophonist of the Year." Finalists for that award included NYU alumnus Wayne Shorter and former NYU faculty member Joe Lovano. Chris is a member of bassist Dave Holland's touring band, leads his own band, and has toured and recorded with Steely Dan.


Jazz Studies

Pursue your passion for the constantly evolving jazz landscape with advanced performance training and related academic study.

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