Thursday April 4th, 2013, 7:30 p.m. - Fresno City College Theater

Awards Concert featuring Tom Scott & the Fresno City College Jazz Ensemble, Mike Dana, dir.

$15 general/$12 Seniors/JazzFresno members/$10 student (w/ID)

Tickets for the evening awards concert available for purchase online.
FCC Box Office: (559) 442-8221
City Jazz
The 23nd annual City Jazz Festival returns to Fresno City College on Thursday April 4th, 2013.

The event features performances by student groups during the day, plus a special evening awards concert with multiple Grammy winning saxophonist/recording artist Tom Scott and the Fresno City College Jazz Ensemble. Admission to the daytime student performances (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) is free; tickets for the 7:30 p.m. awards concert in the FCC Theatre are $15 general, $12 senior/JazzFresno member, and $10 student.

For more information about the City Jazz Festival, contact Mike Dana at (559) 442-4600 ext. 8463 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or visit
Tom Scott
Tom Scott

Tom Scott is a veteran composer, arranger, producer, musical director and saxophonist, having earned 3 Grammy Awards and 14 Grammy nominations over four decades. He made his first record as a leader in 1968, at age twenty. The number of solo recordings in his catalogue now stands at 31. In addition, he’s amassed over 450 credits as guest soloist/arranger for, among others—Barbra Streisand, Quincy Jones, Paul McCartney, Steely Dan, the Blues Brothers, Toto, and Aerosmith.

Tom’s film & T.V. composing credits include Conquest of the Planet of the Apes, Uptown Saturday Night, Stir Crazy, themes for Family Ties, Starsky & Hutch, background scores for Baretta, Cannon, Streets Of San Francisco, & National Geographic Explorer. He served as Musical Director for the Academy Awards, the Emmy Awards, the People’s Choice Awards, Comic Relief, the Carol Burnett Show, Joni Mitchell, George Harrison, and the GRP All-Star Big Band, among others -- and toured four continents with his quintet. We are truly honored to have a performer, composer, and educator of Tom's stature at this year's City Jazz Festival.