1968 Tom Scott – Rural Still Life

Rural Still Life is the second album by American jazz saxophonist Tom Scott featuring performances recorded in 1968 for the Impulse! label.

Thomas Wright Scott (born May 19, 1948) is an American saxophonist, composer, and arranger. He was a member of The Blues Brothers and leads the jazz fusion group L.A. Express.

Tom Scott was born in Los Angeles, California. He is the son of prolific film and television composer Nathan Scott, who had more than 850 television credits and more than 100 film credits as a composer, orchestrator and conductor, including the theme songs for Dragnet and Lassie.


1Rural Still Life #26 (Mike Lang)3:57
2Song #1 (Tom Scott)6:36
3Freak In (Tom Scott)7:08
4With Respect To Coltrane (Tom Scott)8:02
5Juss Messin’ Around (Mike Barone)5:22
6Body And Soul (Edward Heyman, Johnny Green, Robert Sour)6:06



BassChuck Domanico
DrumsJohn Guerin
HarpsichordMike Lang
PianoMike Lang
SaxTim Scott

Liner Notes

Producer – Bob Thiele
Engineer – Eddie Brackett

Phonographic Copyright (p) – MCA Records, Inc.
Copyright (c) – MCA Records, Inc.