“Listening to Scott’s playing makes me very happy because the future of modern jazz violin is in very good hands. I have heard Scott’s recordings, seen his live performances and I think that he stands above the crowd of current jazz violinists around the world.” – Jean-Luc Ponty
“Tixier is making an international name for himself. I heard him in France and was immediately struck by his individuality and his sound.” – Marcus Miller
“[Scott] has found a place for himself within the elite community of New York jazz musicians, no small feat.” – Pat Metheny
SCOTT TIXIER’S NEW ALBUM on Sunnyside Records, Cosmic Adventure—produced by legendary Donald Brown at Avatar Studios in New York—will be available early September. Scott is surrounded by his terrific new band on this project with :
Yvonnick Prene (Harmonica), Glenn Zaleski (Piano), Luques Curtis (Bass), and Justin Brown (Drums) with special guest Pedrito Martinez (Congas) and Chris Potter (Saxophone).
“it reveals Scott Tixier as not only a remarkable improviser but also a cunning contemporary jazz composer.” — NPR
Scott Tixier is an award-winning French jazz violinist and a recording artist. He has performed and recorded with a wide range of artists, including, Stevie Wonder, Ornette Coleman, John Legend, Tigran Hamasyan, Christina Aguilera, Anthony Braxton, Joss Stone, Gladys Knight, Natalie Cole, Common, Maceo Parker, Myron Walden, Lonnie Plaxico.
Scott played at Carnegie Hall, the Radio City Music Hall, Madison Square Garden, Barclays Center, the Golden Globes, Jazz at Lincoln Center, the Blue Note Jazz Club, the Apollo Theater, the Smalls Jazz Club, The Stone, Roulette, Smoke Jazz, Hammerstein Ballroom, Joe’s Pub, Prudential Center and the United States Capitol.
Watch the video trailer for Cosmic Adventure
SOURCE: Gail Boyd Artist Management