tunes, some of them written as far back as the thirties,
cover the last eight decades of jazz with the most
recent one having been composed by Flora Scott. Flora's
latest CD "Collage" which she recorded once
again with Hugh Fraser and his quintet includes two
more artists; Jack Duncan on congas and Mike Zachernuk
members of this quintet include Ross Taggart on tenor
sax and piano, Campbell Ryga on alto and soprano sax,
Ken Lister on bass and Dave Robbins alternating with
Craig Scott on drums. Hugh Fraser is featured on piano
and trombone and has been involved in the production
of the CD along wiht well known producer Clair Lawrence.
spans an array of jazz styles from swing and Latin
rhythms to ballads and up-tempos and includes an original
song written by Flora Scott entitled "Illusions".
The arrangements all new, are done by Joey Smith,
Flora Scott and Anita Bonkowski.
plans include an increased level of live perfomances
and touring. Recording has just been completed on a third CD which consists of all original tunes composed by Scott. A release date has not been set yet... there will be notification of the date in the future on this website.
Flora Scott Jazz Ensemble is available for Weddings,
Special Events, Conventions and Private Parties. Contact
Flora to make arrangements.