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Primary Instrument: Bass

Born: November 24, 1963

His forceful lines, impeccable articulation, assured sense of swing and sensitive support have made Scott Colley the bassist of choice for such jazz legends as Jim Hall, Andrew Hill and Herbie Hancock. Colley's remarkably empathetic skills, strong melodic penchant and improvisational daring have also served him well in groups led by colleagues Chris Potter, Greg Osby, David Binney and Adam Rogers. But it is as a composer and bandleader in his own right that Colley has flourished in recent years, as evidenced by a string of consistently impressive recordings, beginning with his 1996 debut Portable Universe, (Freelance) and continuing with 1997's This Place (SteepleChase), 1998's Subliminal (Criss Cross), 2000’s The Magic Line (Arabesque) and 2002’s Initial Wisdom (Palmetto)....
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Featured recording “Empire”

Empire

CAM Jazz
2010
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    Empire

    CAM Jazz
    2011
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    Empire

    CAM Jazz
    2010
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    Architect Of The Silent Moment

    CAM Jazz
    2008
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    Architect Of The Silent Moment

    CAM Jazz
    2007
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    Initial Wisdom

    Palmetto Records
    2002
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    The Magic Line

    Arabesque Jazz
    2000
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    This Place

    Stash Records
    1998
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