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Don Scott

June 11 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm EDT

Virtual Event

Don Scott is a Toronto-based guitarist and composer, and a well known force in Canada’s creative music scene.  He brings an unshakable energy and originality to his own music, and is sought after by many musicians as the “x-factor” in other projects. His melodic inventiveness, rhythmic fluidity, and passion for delving into sound and texture are essential to the many projects he leads or co-leads, including Peripheral VisionGod’s Gift To YodaDon Scott TrioRun Stop RunThe Offbeat, and Idioteque, which showcases Don’s vocal skills, performing the music of Radiohead. In demand as a versatile sideman, Don has performed with international jazz legends, David BinneyChris PotterJim BlackDave Douglas, and Ernest Ranglin, and a “who’s who” of Canadian jazz players. In 2008-2009, Don split his time between New York and Toronto, and while there, studied with Adam RogersBen Monder, and Donny McCaslin. In 2013, Don spent several months living in Berlin, studying with renowned composer, John Hollenbeck. Don’s piece, “Backbone” won the Galaxie Rising Star Award for best composition presented at the 2012 Montreal Jazz Festival.

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Details

Date:
June 11
Time:
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm EDT
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