A native of Augusta, Chris Otts has been active on the music scenes of both Augusta and Atlanta since 2010. Chris is currently pursuing his degree in Saxophone Performance at Kennesaw State University under the direction of Sam Skelton. During his studies Chris has soloed or performed with numerous groups and artists including the KSU Wind Ensemble, Orchestra, and Jazz Band, Blood Sweat and Tears, Wycliffe Gordon, Eric Reed as well as many local groups in the city of Atlanta. Outside of his studies Chris is an active educator in the metro Atlanta area providing both private lessons for individuals or group clinics for local area high schools. As a woodwind doubler, Chris is well versed in any genre of music and his proficiency on the flute, clarinet, and saxophone allows him to remain an active performer in both the Atlanta and Augusta music scenes.