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Chris Potter Discography Project
  1. You Should Not Do This If You Are In a Hurry

    Recorded: January, 1999
    Released: July, 2000
    Label: Stunt Records

    Tracks

    1. Fela Boy
    2. Porto Alegre
    3. Pelog
    4. 26-2
    5. Raw Fish
    6. Repetition
    7. Old Folks
    8. While U Wait
    9. En 6-8 Stykker
    10. Boys Birthday

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  2. Imprint

    Leader: John Patitucci
    Recorded: August, 1999
    Released: February 1, 2000
    Label: 2000

    Tracks

    1. King Kong
    2. Poastcard
    3. Little Steps
    4. Joan
    5. Maroon Bells
    6. Imprint
    7. Well
    8. Essay
    9. Japanese Folk Song
    10. Afro Blue

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  3. Two Against Nature

    Leader: Steely Dan
    Recorded: Fall 1999
    Released: February 29, 2000
    Label: Giant

    Tracks

    1. Gaslighting Abbie
    2. What a Shame About Me
    3. Two Against Nature
    4. Janie Runaway
    5. Almost Gothic
    6. Jack of Speed
    7. Cousin Dupree
    8. Negative Girl
    9. West of Hollywood

    Musicians

    • Walter Becker
    • Donald Fagen
    • Tom Barney
    • Ted Baker
    • Jon Herington
    • Paul Jackson Jr.
    • Hugh McCracken
    • Dean Parks
    • Lawrence Feldman
    • Amy Helm
    • Michael Hitchcock
    • Michael Leonhart
    • Lou Marini
    • Chris Potter
    • Jim Pugh
    • Roger Rosenberg
    • David Tofani
    • Keith Carlock
    • Leroy Clouden
    • Vinnie Colaiuta
    • Sonny Emory
    • Ricky Lawson
    • Michael White
    • Gordon Gottlieb
    • Will Lee
    • Daniel Sadownick
    • David Shank
    • Seve Shapiro
    • Mike Harvey
    • Carolyn Leonhart

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  4. North Light

    Leader: Steven Kirby
    Recorded: December 6, 1999 - November 14, 2000
    Released: February 4, 2003
    Label: A

    Tracks

    1. Line Game
    2. New Song
    3. Autumn Song
    4. North Lights
    5. Refractions
    6. Things as They Are
    7. Paradigm Shift
    8. Ambiguity Tolerance
    9. Five for All
    10. When You Wish Upon a Star

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  5. Past Tense

    Leader: Jay Azzolina
    Recorded: December 6, 1999 - November 14, 2000
    Released: February 4, 2003
    Label: A

    Tracks

    1. Ben Hur, Ben Him
    2. Inside Pies Eyes
    3. Black Waltz
    4. Lil' Red
    5. Totem
    6. Rhythms Change
    7. Marvelous Marvin
    8. My Ship

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  6. Hit the Bricks

    Leader: John Fedchock
    Recorded: January 26, 2000
    Released: September 20, 2000
    Label: Reservior

    Tracks

    1. This Just In
    2. Moon Alley
    3. Steps en Trois (Giant Steps)
    4. Twilight
    5. Hit the Bricks
    6. Cool Customers
    7. I'm Thru With Love
    8. Empty Promises
    9. Bazilian Fantasy

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  7. In the Moment

    Leader: Joachim Schoenecker
    Recorded: February 18-19, 2000
    Released: March 6, 2001
    Label: Nagel Heyer

    Tracks

    1. Better Than Words
    2. Taxi of the Desert
    3. Analog Guy
    4. Dawn
    5. Day Dream
    6. Do You Remember Me?
    7. De Haan
    8. Night Out
    9. Dry Martino
    10. Three

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  8. Motherland

    Leader: Joachim Schoenecker
    Recorded: February 18-19, 2000
    Released: March 6, 2001
    Label: Nagel Heyer

    Tracks

    1. Intro
    2. Suite for the Americas, Pt. 1
    3. Elegant Dance
    4. Panafrica
    5. Baile
    6. Song To the Land
    7. Suite for the Americas, Pt. 2
    8. Prayer
    9. Overture
    10. Rio to Panama
    11. Panama Libre
    12. Panama 2000
    13. And Then...

    Musicians

    • Danilo Perez (acoustic & Fender Rhodes pianos)
    • Richard Bona (vocals, electric bass)
    • Claudia Acuna
    • Luciana Souza (vc)
    • Chris Potter (ss and as)
    • Diego Urcola (tpt)
    • Regina Carter (vl)
    • Greg Askew (g)
    • Aquiles Baez (g)
    • Kurt Rosenwinkel (g)
    • Carlos Henriquez (b)
    • John Patitucci (b)
    • Brian Blade (d)
    • Antonio Sanchez (d)
    • Luisito Quintero (perc)
    • Louis Bauzo (perc)
    • Richard Byrd (perc)
    • Ricaurte Villarreal (perc)

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  9. This Will Be

    Recorded: April 9-10, 2000
    Released: August 07, 2001
    Label: Storyville

    Potter's 8th CD as a leader
    Click here for Potter's Leader Discography

    Tracks

    1. This Will Be
    2. Okinawa
    3. Jazzpar Suite, Pt.1: Chorale
    4. Jazzpar Suite, Pt.2: Medium
    5. Jazzpar Suite, Pt.3: Rubato
    6. Jazzpar Suite, Pt.4: Tribute to Hodges & Ellington
    7. Jazzpar Suite, Pt.5: Ballad
    8. Jazzpar Suite, Pt.6: Folk Tune
    9. In a Sentimental Mood

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  10. Morning Light

    Leader: John Ellis (tpt)
    Recorded: March-April, 2000
    Released:
    Label: FWR

    Tracks

    1. Morning Light
    2. So Much Sorrow
    3. Isla Verde
    4. Ballad for Chet
    5. One Last Tune
    6. Bittersweet Love
    7. Tout Droit
    8. Blues Shuffle
    9. Darkness Falls

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  11. Deep Summer Music

    Leader: April 16-19, 2000
    Recorded: September 17, 2000
    Released:
    Label: A

    Tracks

    1. Deep Summer Music
    2. What's a Guy Supposed to Do?
    3. I'll Only Miss Her When I Think of Her
    4. Wait Till You See Her
    5. There'll Be Other Time
    6. Walkin' the Dog
    7. Slow Hot Wind
    8. Night We Called It a Day
    9. Come Home to Red
    10. Then I'll Be Tired of You
    11. When The Night Is Done
    12. Nobody Home
    13. When Your Lover Has Gone
    14. In the Wee Small Hours of the Morning

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  12. Thorn

    Leader: Antonio farao
    Recorded: April 19-20, 2000
    Released: July 1, 2008
    Label: Enja

    Tracks

    1. Thorn
    2. Time Back
    3. Preludio
    4. Epoche
    5. Caravan
    6. Arabesco
    7. B.E.
    8. Tandem
    9. Malinconie

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  13. Soul Call

    Leader: Nneena Freelon
    Recorded: April 20-23, 2000
    Released: September 12, 2000
    Label: Concord Records

    Tracks

    1. Better Than Anything
    2. Let It Be Me
    3. Straighten Up And Fly Right
    4. Amazing Grace
    5. Button Up Your Overcoat
    6. One Child at a Time
    7. I Say A Little Prayer
    8. If It's Magic
    9. Soulcall
    10. Just In Time
    11. Paper Moon
    12. You're Nearer
    13. Amazing Grace

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  14. Bein' Green

    Leader: Donna Leonhart
    Recorded: May 12, 2000
    Released: July 31, 2001
    Label: Sunny Side

    Tracks

    1. If I Only Had a Brain
    2. Soon It' Gonna Rain
    3. Here's That Rainy Day
    4. Dream Dancing
    5. Bein' Green
    6. 'Deed I Do
    7. Ding-Dong! The Witch is Dead
    8. Angel Eyes
    9. Face I Love
    10. Lazy Afternoon
    11. I Keep Goin' Back To Joe's

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  15. Steppin' Zone

    Leader: Alex Sipiagin
    Recorded: June 5, 2000
    Released: May 8, 2001
    Label: Criss Cross

    Tracks

    1. Catalyst
    2. Room 28
    3. Steppin' Zone
    4. Spacing
    5. Missouri Uncompromised
    6. Moonstone
    7. Conception
    8. Catalyst

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  16. South

    Leader: David Binney
    Recorded: June 2000
    Released: June 1, 2003
    Label: Act Music + Vision

    Tracks

    1. Out Beyond Ideas
    2. Moment in Memory
    3. Global Soul
    4. Leaving the Sea
    5. Von Joshua
    6. Traveler
    7. New York Nature
    8. Southpaw
    9. Global Soul
    10. Tangles Outcome
    11. South

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  17. Not For Nothin'

    Leader: Dave Holland
    Recorded: September 21-23, 2000
    Released: August 21, 2001
    Label: ECM

    Tracks

    1. Global Citizen
    2. For All You Are
    3. Lost And Found
    4. Shifting Sands
    5. Billows of Rhythm
    6. What Goes Around
    7. Go Fly A Kite
    8. Not For Nothin'
    9. Cosmosis

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  18. Gratitude

    Recorded: September 27-28, 2000
    Released: April 3, 2001
    Label: Verve

    Potter's 9th CD as a leader
    Click here for Potter's Leader Discography

    Tracks

    1. Gratitude
    2. Star Eyes
    3. The Source
    4. Body and Soul
    5. Eurydice
    6. Shadow
    7. The Mind's Eye Intro
    8. What's New
    9. Vox Humana
    10. Sun King
    11. The Visitor
    12. High Noon
    13. THe Mind's Eye

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  19. What Goes Around

    Leader: Dave Holland
    Recorded: January 2001
    Released: 2002
    Label: ECM

    Tracks

    1. Triple Dance
    2. Blues for C.M.
    3. The Razor's Edge
    4. What Goes Around
    5. Upswing
    6. First Snow
    7. Shadow Dance

    Musicians

    • Dave Holland
    • Antonio Hart
    • Chris Potter
    • Robin Eubanks
    • Steve Nelson
    • Billy Kilson
    • Gary Smulyan
    • Mark Gross
    • Earl Gardner
    • Alex Sipiagin
    • Duane Eubanks

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  20. Vertigo

    Leader: Rene Marie
    Recorded: February 2001
    Released: 2001
    Label: MaxJazz

    Tracks

    1. Them There Eyes
    2. Surrey With The Fringe On Top
    3. I'd Rather Talk About You
    4. Don't Look AT Me Like That
    5. I Only Hvae Eyes For You
    6. It's All Right With Me
    7. Vertigo
    8. Detour Ahead
    9. Moonray
    10. Dixie/Strange Fruit
    11. Blackbird

    Musicians

    • Rene Marie (vc)
    • Chris Potter (ts, bcl)
    • Jeremy Pelt (tpt)
    • Mulgrew Miller (p)
    • John Hart (g)
    • Robert Hurst b)
    • Jeff "Tain" Watts (d)
    • Jeffrey Haynes (perc)

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  21. Communion

    Leader: John Patitucci
    Recorded: February 2001, March 2001
    Released: 2001
    Label: Concord

    Tracks

    1. Bariloche
    2. Calabria
    3. Choro Luoco
    4. Isabella
    5. Communion
    6. Misterioso
    7. Valentine
    8. Sower
    9. Soul Eyes
    10. Bohemia After Dark

    Musicians

    • John Patitucci
    • Luciana Souza (voc);
    • Tim Ries (f, af, cl, bcl);
    • Chris Potter (ss & ts);
    • Branford Marsalis (ss);
    • Joe Lovano (ts);
    • Richard Rood, Elizabeth Lim Dutton (vl);
    • Lawrence Dutton (vla);
    • Sachi Patitucci (cll);
    • Brad Mehldau, Bruce Barth, Ed Simon (p)
    • Brian Blade, Horacio "El Negro" Hernandez (drums)
    • Marc Quinones Duduka DaFonseca, Valtinho Anastacio (perc)

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  22. Nonsequence

    Leader: Mike Gibbs
    Recorded: February 2001, March 2001
    Released: 2001
    Label: Concord

    Tracks

    1. Bariloche
    2. Calabria
    3. Choro Luoco
    4. Isabella
    5. Communion
    6. Misterioso
    7. Valentine
    8. Sower
    9. Soul Eyes
    10. Bohemia After Dark

    Musicians

    • John Patitucci
    • Luciana Souza (voc);
    • Tim Ries (f, af, cl, bcl);
    • Chris Potter (ss & ts);
    • Branford Marsalis (ss);
    • Joe Lovano (ts);
    • Richard Rood, Elizabeth Lim Dutton (vl);
    • Lawrence Dutton (vla);
    • Sachi Patitucci (cll);
    • Brad Mehldau, Bruce Barth, Ed Simon (p)
    • Brian Blade, Horacio "El Negro" Hernandez (drums)
    • Marc Quinones Duduka DaFonseca, Valtinho Anastacio (perc)

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  23. Deep Into It

    Leader: Larry Carlton
    Recorded:
    Released: September 13, 2001
    Label: Warner Bros.

    Tracks

    1. Put It Where You Want It
    2. Deep Into It
    3. Don't Break My Heart
    4. I Still Believe
    5. Morning Magic
    6. It's a Groove Thang
    7. Closer to Home
    8. I Can't Tell You Why
    9. Like Butta'
    10. Roll With It
    11. Put It Where You Want It

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  24. Life On Earth

    Leader: Renee Rosness
    Recorded: May 3-16, 2001
    Released: January 15, 2002
    Label: Blue Note

    Tracks

    1. Empress Afternoon
    2. Senegal Son
    3. Ballad of the Sad Young Men
    4. Icelight
    5. Gabriola Passage
    6. Quiet Earth
    7. Hanuman
    8. Nana
    9. Call of Triton

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  25. Sylvan Treasure

    Leader: Jesse Green
    Recorded: May 18, 2001
    Released: August 6, 2002
    Label: Chiaroscuro

    Tracks

    1. Empress Afternoon
    2. Senegal Son
    3. Ballad of the Sad Young Men
    4. Icelight
    5. Gabriola Passage
    6. Quiet Earth
    7. Hanuman
    8. Nana
    9. Call of Triton

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