Tom Scott

Tom Scott is a renowned composer, arranger, producer, musical director and saxophonist. He has twenty-nine solo recordings to his credit and for these efforts has earned three Grammy Awards and thirteen Grammy nominations.

Tom’s career as a guest recording artist spans more than 450 recordings by such diverse artists as Barbra Streisand, Quincy Jones, Thelonius Monk, Lalo Schifrin, Frank Sinatra, Aretha Franklin and Chris Botti. His numerous contributions as a player and arranger include Joni Mitchell’s “Court And Spark”, Steely Dan’s “Aja”; hit singles like Carole King’s “Jazzman”, Paul McCartney’s “Listen To What The Man Said”, Rod Stewart’s “Do You Think I’m Sexy”, Blondie’s “Rapture”, Captain & Tenille’s “Do That To Me One More Time”, Whitney Houston’s “Saving All My Love For You”; and on movie soundtracks such as “Taxi Driver”, “Bladerunner”, “Heaven Can Wait”, “Sea Of Love”, “Who Framed Roger Rabbit?”, “Toy Story 2” and “Monsters, Inc”. He is featured in highly acclaimed performances for the Grammy-winning movie “Standing In The Shadows Of Motown”. His newly recorded Concord Records CD entitled “Cannon Re-Loaded--A Tribute to Cannonball Adderley” (featuring Nancy Wilson, George Duke, Marcus Miller, Terence Blanchard & Steve Gadd)”is scheduled for release in January 2008.

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