Innervision Records label recording artist Kim Scott released her debut album of jazz music for flute in 2011 entitled “Crossing Over”, which received high acclaim. She has since become well-known for her exceptional tone, intoxicating melodies, and flawless technique on the flute. Kim Scott released her sophomore CD, “Rite of Passage” in May of 2013. The debut single, “Golden” and the follow-up single “Block Party”, were the #1 most played and most added songs the day of their national release. “Rite of Passage” was in the top 15 on all the national smooth jazz charts including the Billboards, Radiowave and Smoothjazz.com.
In 2016, she was signed to Innervision Records Label and released the single “Sizzle”, written by her and trumpeter Lin Rountree, which made its way to the top 20 on national smooth jazz charts. September 2016 saw the release of “Southern Heat”, Kim’s 3rd album and her debut album on the Innervision label that took the world by storm. Kim’s latest single, “Emerge”, was co-written by herself and pianist Jonathan Fritzen and is the lead single from her 4th album “Free to Be”. The single was #1 for two weeks on the Billboard and Groove charts. “Free to Be” was released July 19, 2019 and made its way to Billboard's top 25 Jazz Albums chart.
In addition to being a national recording artist, she is the host of “Block Party Radio Show” which airs on jazz radio stations across the globe and is now nationally syndicated across the United States.
Kim Scott has performed on the stages of Blues Alley, Seabreeze Jazz Festival, Greater Hartford Festival of Jazz, Catalina Jazz Traxx and more as a soloist. She is also a member of the all-female jazz supergroup Jazz in Pink, alongside other musicians such as keyboardist Gail Jhonson and violinist Karen Briggs, and has shared the stage with them across the country.
“Free to Be” (2019); “Southern Heat” (2015);
“Rite of Passage” (2013); “Crossing Over” (2011)
Select Past Festival Performances:
Steel City Jazz Festival, Capital Jazz Festival, Seabreeze Jazz Festival, Gulf Coast Jazz Festival, Preserve Jazz Festival, Jazz on the Grass Festival, Music City Jazz Festival, Greater Hartford Festival of Jazz, Summerset Jazz Festival, Nat Cole Society Jazz Festival, Atlanta Smooth Jazz Festival, Detroit Riverwalk Jazz Festival and JFly Music Festival
Select Past Club Performances:
Spaghettini’s (CA.), Blues Alley (D.C.), Perfect Note (AL), St. James Live (GA.), Jazz Underground (AL.), Suite Jazz Lounge (GA.), and Infinity Music Hall and Bistro (CT.)
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