D.C. Native and saxophonist Herb Scott is a rising star on the Washington, D.C. Jazz Scene. Herb has been making his rounds as a leader of many bands around town since returning home from studying at Michigan State University as a Jazz Studies Major in 2009 and released his first album as a leader â€œIntroducing Herb Scott on Alto Saxophone, a NU-Jazz Collectiveâ€? in the late Fall of 2011.
Recently, Herb founded the Capitol Hill Jazz Jam at the historic restaurant Mr. Henry's on Capitol Hill and it has worked to strengthen the DC Jazz scene with his work with DC Jazz lobby creating a resolution and drafting legislation that preserves and promotes the promulgation of Jazz in Washington,D.C. Herb has just completed his first International Residency at the St. Regis Hotel in Doha,Qatar under Jazz at Lincoln Center during the summer of 2016.
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