Born: October 12, 1954
Scott Hamilton is the premier 'mainstream' saxophonist of today. Born in Providence, Rhode Island, in 1954, he came along at the time when the kind of jazz he loved-the small-group swing of such great stylists as Illinois Jacquet and Eddie Lockjaw Davis-was out of fashion, and largely out of the public ear. Scott's handsome sound and impeccable phrasing were a rare commodity among young jazzmen. So when he signed to Concord Records, and began making albums for label boss and mainstream advocate Carl Jefferson, it caused surprise and excitement among both devotees of the style, and in the wider musical world....
Swedish Ballads ... & MoreStash Records
Live at NefertitiStunt Records/Sundance Music
Across the Tracks
Ballad EssentialsStash Records
...Remember Zoot Sims - The Red DoorStash Records
Nocturnes & SerenadesConcord Music Group
Heavy JuiceConcord Music Group
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- Live at Nefertiti by Jakob Baekgaard