Scott DuBois (born April 27, 1978) is an American jazz guitarist and composer.
DuBois at Jazz Club Unterfahrt, Munich 2013
|Born||April 27, 1978|
|Genres||Jazz, post-bop, jazz fusion|
|Labels||ACT, Sunnyside, Soul Note|
|Associated acts||Dave Liebman|
DuBois studied at the Manhattan School of Music. He recorded two albums featuring saxophonist David Liebman, Monsoon (2004) and Tempest (2006), for the Soul Note record label, three albums, Banshees (2008), Black Hawk Dance (2010) and Landscape Scripture (2012), for Sunnyside Records, and two albums, Winter Light (2015) and Autumn Wind (2017), for the ACT record label. Landscape Scripture was named one of the "Top 10 Jazz Albums of 2012" by National Public Radio. Winter Light was named one of the "Albums of the Year" (2015) by the New York City Jazz Record.
The New York Times described Scott DuBois as having "an equal commitment to knotty compositions and blank-canvas improvisation".
Awards and honors
- 2018 ECHO Award for Autumn Wind album.
- 2005 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Guitar Competition Semi-Finalist.
- Top 10 Jazz Albums Of 2012, Published: December 13, 2012 by NPR
- New York City Jazz Record, January 2016 issue
- Jazz Listings, Published: December 16, 2010 in The New York Times
- DownBeat Magazine, Published: August 2019
- ECHO JAZZ
- Playbill, Thelonious Monk Guitar Competition Semi-Finalist Names
- Monsoon on Allmusic
- Tempest on Allmusic
- Banshees on Allmusic
- Black Hawk Dance on Allmusic
- Landscape Scripture on Allmusic
- Winter Light on Allmusic
- Autumn Wind on Allmusic