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Randy Scott – Elevation

Detroit based saxophonist and composer Randy Scott is an old hand, when it comes to create hits and stay at the forefront of music business. His extensive solo career includes the albums Randy Scott (1994), Future (1999), Words Unspoken (2002), Breathe (2007), 90 Degrees at Midnight (2011), and Serenity (2015).

His newest project Elevation (2020) is his seventh album and his third on the label Trippin’ N Rhythm. As is his custom, he once again invited a large number of musicians to design his album. The comprehensive list is shown below in the credits.

The album starts with Joyride which is a well thought out piece with a swing that evokes associations of Kool and the Gang’s Ladies Night. With Ignite Randy presents a brilliant idea. In this fast paced piece he lets some flamenco flow in like a skillful pinch of pepper.

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Randy Scott – Elevation

Saxophonist and composer Randy Scott is since a longtime in music business. His instruments are the tenor, alto, soprano sax and the EWI. In the music scene of Detroit he is maintaining his own recording studio. He released as solo artist the albums Randy Scott (1994), Future (1999), Words Unspoken (2002), Breathe (2007), 90 Degrees at Midnight (2011) and Serenity, his sixth album and his second on the label Trippin N Rhythm Records.

His newest project on this label is Elevation, which is scheduled for release August 21, 2020. Pre-order the album on Amazon.com.

Randy Scott – Serenity

Saxophonist and composer Randy Scott is since a longtime in music business. His instruments are the tenor, alto, soprano sax and the EWI. In the music scene of Detroit he is maintaining his own recording studio.

He released as solo artist the albums Randy Scott (1994), Future (1999), Words Unspoken (2002), Breathe (2007), and 90 Degrees at Midnight (2011). Serenity is his sixth album and his second on the label Trippin N Rhythm Records.

Randy is supported by a plethora of musicians like Terrance Palmer and Robert Skinner (bass), Ron Otis (drums), Gary Johnson and Darryl Dixon (guitar), Kris Johnson (trumpet), Vincent Chandler (trombone), and a lot more as listed under album information.

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Randy Scott – Serenity

SerenityWith gold, platinum and multi-platinum records to his credit as well as invitations to perform for two US presidents, gifted saxophonist Randy Scott emerges once again from the studio with a long awaited new project that is sure to add to his long list of musical accolades. Perfectly straddling the worlds of Gospel and Jazz, Scott has found a strong voice in both genres and with Serenity his 6th studio album, his flair for conjuring up compelling musical portraits has never been more evident.

Gracefully and effortlessly moving between the tenor, alto and soprano Scott has a complete mastery of his instrument and his flavor is robust and satisfying. Whether it s throwing down the funk on tracks like Funky Enough or gentle atmospherics like Mellow Flow this collection of musical sketches is fully satisfying, presenting a ride with great dynamic flow covering a variety of moods and vibes. Enlisting once again the supporting help of many of his long time Detroit collaborators the CD boasts a strong sense of cohesion with the interplay carrying the day. Serenity is more than the title implies, it signals that Scott has found peace in and with the gift that he has been given and presents his gratitude through this new collective inviting you to come along as his journey continues. Top notch!

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Randy Scott – 90 Degrees At Midnight

Randy Scott is a professional musician, record producer and composer. His 4th CD entitled, Breathe remained in the top 40 nationally for five months, and is available through most major retailers and record stores internationally, as well as online through iTunes and Amazon.com. In 2008, Randy produced four songs on Vickie Winans’ CD, Woman To Woman. He also worked on her recent single, How I Got Over, which debuted at #1 on Billboard. In 2009, Randy produced seven songs for jazz guitarist, Tim Bowman’s CD, which was the #1 record in the nation on the Smooth Jazz Charts.

Randy recently signed a new record deal with Trippin N Rhythm Records, which is distributed by Sony, and performed as their new artist in Dubai last year. This summer will bring the release of Randy’s 5th CD, 90 Degrees at Midnight, which will be released on September 27th. He has been awarded two Gold records, two Platinum records and one Multi-platinum record for his work on a Gospel Wow compilation CD and recordings with Grammy award winners, Kirk Franklin and Fred Hammond. Randy has a Bachelor’s degree in music education from Michigan State University and a Master’s degree from Wayne State University. He contributes all of his accomplishments to his faith and belief in God.