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Tom Scott is a veteran composer, arranger, producer, musical director and saxophonist, having earned 3 Grammy Awards and 14 Grammy nominations over four decades. He made his first record as a leader in 1968--at age twenty. The number of solo recordings in his catalogue now stands at 35.  In addition, his music has been sampled by dozens of recording artists including 2Pac, Madonna, Bruno Mars, Snoop Dog, Massive Attack, Wu-Tang Clan, N.W.A. and The Chemical Brothers.

Tom’s career as a guest artist spans more than 500 recordings—by such diverse artists as Barbra Streisand, Quincy Jones, Thelonius Monk, the Blues Brothers, Frank Sinatra, Aretha Franklin and Aerosmith.  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 & Soulbook, 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.

Tom’s other career achievements include composing film scores, among them Conquest of the Planet of the Apes, Uptown Saturday Night, Stir Crazy, Hanky Panky, The Sure Thing, Just One Of The Guys, Soul Man and Shakes the Clown. His television composing and conducting credits include the themes for Family Ties, Starsky & Hutch, Square Pegs and background scores for Baretta, Cannon, Barnaby Jones, Streets Of San Francisco, National Geographic Explorer, and numerous T.V. Specials and Network Movies. He has served as Musical Director for the Academy Awards, the Emmy Awards, the Celebration At Ford’s Theater, the People’s Choice Awards, Comic Relief, the Carol Burnett Show, the Pat Sajak Show, Joni Mitchell, George Harrison, Olivia Newton-John, and the GRP All-Star Big Band, among others--and has toured five continents as leader of his own group. He is also active as a clinician throughout the U.S. and Canada, performing and teaching Master Classes in Woodwinds, Arranging & Film Composing.

    
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Previous events

Aug28

Tom Scott

Squashed Grapes, 2351 E. Main Street, Ventura, CA

Tom Scott Quartet featuring Quinn Johnson, Piano; Chris Colangelo, Bass & Kevin Winard, Drums Ticket Price $15.00 Showtimes 7 & 8:30 Phone (805) 643-7300

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PINK PANTHER 50: Tribute to Henry Mancini

Walt Disney Theater/Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, 445 S. Magnolia Ave., Orlando, FL 32801

PINK PANTHER 50: Tribute to Henry Mancini features amazing music and film projections from Mancini’s many hit films and TV shows, including Moon River, The Pink Panther, The Days of Wine and Roses, Charade, Breakfast at Tiffany’s, and many more. The concert will feature performances by Grammy nominee Monica Mancini – daughter of the late Henry Mancini; national sensation Tony DeSare; one of the jazz world’s most praised vocalists, Nicole Henry; multi-Grammy Award winning composer, arranger, producer, musical director and saxophonist Tom Scott; Cyrille Aimee, French vocalist who has recently won the Sarah Vaughn International Vocal Competition and the Montreux Jazz Festival’s International Vocal Competition; multi-Grammy nominee Shelly Berg, and the UM/Frost School of Music Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra.

Tickets start @ $25.50 Age limit: All ages

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Tom Scott

Ventira Harbor Comedy Club, 1559 Spinnaker Drive, Suite 205, Ventura, CA 93001

Easter Jazz Brunch From 11AM to 3PM Brunch is served starting at 11AM, live Jazz starting at 12PM. Jazz Performed by: Grammy Winner Tom Scott on Saxophone; Tom Rainer on Keyboard; Carlos Del Puerto on Bass; Tony Austin on Drums

$40.00 includes Brunch Age limit: 21+

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Jan24

MUSICARES honors Carole King

Staples Center, 1111 S. Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90001

Featuring multi-GRAMMY-winning artists Jakob Dylan, Amy Grant, Alicia Keys, Jennifer Nettles, Pink, Tom Scott, and will.i.am; multi-GRAMMY and Latin GRAMMY-winning artist Gloria Estefan; multi-Latin GRAMMY-winning artists Jesse & Joy; GRAMMY-winning artists Miguel and Train; and current GRAMMY nominee Sara Bareilles, Louise Goffin, Martina McBride, and Leah McFall

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Pink Panther 50th - Celebrating Henry Mancini

The Adrienne Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, Florida 33132, U.S.A.

Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the iconic film, The Pink Panther, and its composer - the musical genius HENRY MANCINI, renowned for his memorable film and television scores. This one-night-only tribute celebrates MANCINI’s career in an unprecedented multi-media production with music and film projections from the composer’s hit films and TV shows, including The Pink Panther, Days of Wine and Roses, Hatari, Charade, Breakfast at Tiffany's, "Peter Gunn", "Mr. Lucky" and many more.
The concert features an all-star roster of special guest artists, backed by the University of Miami Frost School of Music’s extraordinary HENRY MANCINI INSTITUTE ORCHESTRA. Guest soloists include international superstar JON SECADA; vocalist and Grammy nominee MONICA MANCINI; multi-Grammy winner saxophonist TOM SCOTT; the powerhouse vocalist heralded by the Huffington Post as “this generation’s First Lady of Jazz,” NICOLE HENRY; and the Miami debut of New York-based French singer CYRILLE AIMÉE, who recently took top prize in the first-ever Sarah Vaughan International Vocal Competition. Also on the bill is Grammy-nominated jazz arranger and Dean of the University of Miami’s Frost School of Music Shelly Berg on piano.

Age limit: All ages

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32nd Annual Savannah Jazz Festival

Forsyth Park/Main Stage, Gwinnet & Drayton Streets, Savannah, GA

Free and Open to the Public! Sponsored by the City of Savannah

7-8PM Doug & Jean Carn Reunion 8:15-9:15PM The Joey DeFrancisco Trio

9:30-10:45 Tom Scott & The Savannah Jazz Orchestra

Free!! Age limit: All ages

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Sips 'n Sounds of Jazz

The Libbey Bowl, 210 S Signal St, Ojai, CA 93023

Featuring 3 Grammy Award Winning Jazz Artists: Tom Scott, Saxes - Roger Kellaway, Piano - Brian Nova, Guitar Also featuring: Billy Valentine, Missoni Lanza, Jimmy Calire and more.

Tickets $35.00 to $100.00 Age limit: 13-18

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