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Craig Scott
Oct 20, 2009 Updated Feb 2, 2010

Hear Sydney bassist and educator Craig Scott discussing the Australian jazz scene and the cultural climate that young jazz musicians inherit.


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One of Australia's leading bassists, Craig Scott has played with such jazz heavyweights as Joe Henderson, Red Rodney, Urbie Green, Eddie Daniels, Bobby Shew, Lee Konitz, Ronnie Scott, Jim McNeely and Mark Levine.

He has also been the backbone of many legendary Australian jazz outfits lead by the likes of Don Burrows, James Morrison, Julian Lee, Kerrie Biddell, Paul MacNamara, Alan Turnbull, Steve Brien, Judy Bailey and Roger Frampton.

Craig is the Chair of the Jazz Studies Unit at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music and coordinator of the Master of Music (Jazz) degree programme.

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On Feb 4, 2011. 9:08am
John Wardle said

Great to hear what Craig has to say - and indeed, hopefully there will be better days ahead. Nice one Craig.

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