1908-1994

Scott by Moderns

Albums by contemporary artists which feature multiple Raymond Scott tunes.

Bug Music
Don ByronBug Music
(Nonesuch, 1996)

Scott titles: The Quintet Plays Carmen, Powerhouse, War Dance for Wooden Indians, The Penguin, Tobacco Auctioneer, Siberian Sleighride


The Chesterfield Arrangements
The Metropole Orchestra & the Beau Hunks SaxtetteThe Chesterfield Arrangements
(Basta, 1999)

Scott titles: Powerhouse, Mexican Jumping Bean, The Penguin, Dinner Music for a Pack of Hungry Cannibals, Reckless Night on Board an Ocean Liner, Egyptian Barn Dance, Tia Juana, Toy Trumpet, Christmas Night in Harlem, Celebration on the Planet Mars, Happy Farmer, Bumpy Weather Over Newark, Suicide Cliff, Minuet in Jazz, War Dance for Wooden Indians, Siberian Sleighride, Twilight in Turkey


The Metropole OrchestraKodachrome: Compositions for Orchestra by Raymond Scott
(Basta, 2002)

Scott titles: Hertz Theme, Secret Agent, Birdseed Special, Fiddle No Further, Fifinella, Egyptian Summer, Kodachrome, Naked City, Minor Prelude, The Bullfighter and His Piccolo, Dreary Weather on Sixth Avenue, Carrier Pigeon, Symphony Under the Stars, Rococo, Two Young Lads in Saxophone School, City of New York, Confusion Among a Fleet of Taxicabs Upon Meeting with a Fare


The Queen’s CartoonistsThe Queen’s Cartoonists
(2016)

Scott titles: Powerhouse, War Dance For Wooden Indians, The Penguin, The Quintet Plays Carmen, The Girl with the Light Blue Hair, Siberian Sleighride


The West Point Band’s Quintette 7Plays the Music of Raymond Scott
(Altissimo, 2011)

Scott titles: The Quintet Plays Carmen, Powerhouse, War Dance for Wooden Indians, The Penguin, Siberian Sleighride, Devil Drums, The Quintet Goes to a Dance, Egyptian Barn Dance, In an 18th Century Drawing Room, Snake Woman, Toy Trumpet, Oil Gusher, New Year’s Eve in a Haunted House, Manhattan Minuet, Sleepwalker, Peter Tambourine, Dedicatory Piece to the Crew and Passengers of the First Experimental Rocket Ship to the Moon, Bird Life in the Bronx, A Little Bit of Rigoletto, Dinner Music for a Pack of Hungry Cannibals, Reckless Night on Board an Ocean Liner


Dave Harris & the Powerhouse FiveDinner Music for a Pack of Hungry Cannibals
(Basta Essential Reissue, rec. 1960, reissued 2008)

Scott titles: Powerhouse, War Dance for Wooden Indians, The Penguin, Boy Scout in Switzerland, Happy Farmer, In an 18th Century Drawing Room, Toy Trumpet, Minuet in Jazz, Dinner Music for a Pack of Hungry Cannibals, Reckless Night on Board an Ocean Liner, Twilight in Turkey, Siberian Sleighride


RacalmutoRacalmuto
(Subterfuge Records, 2006)

Scott titles: Powerhouse, The Penguin, Happy Farmer, Moment Musical, Steeplechase, Square Dance for Eight Egyptian Mummies


RacalmutoDe Nuevo en El Infierno
(Zakopane Records, 2010)

Scott titles: Oil Gusher, Girl with the Light Blue Hair, Bird Life in the Bronx, Reckless Night on Board an Ocean Liner, A Little Bit of Rigoletto, Suicide Cliff, Tobacco Auctioneer


The Raymond Scott OrchestrettePushbutton Parfait
(Instinct, 2002)

Scott titles: Twilight in Turkey, Tobacco Auctioneer, Little Miss Echo, The Penguin, Street Corner in Paris, Peter Tambourine, Oil Gusher, Powerhouse, The Sleepwalker Meets the Huckleberry Duck in an 18th Century Drawing Room, Mountain High Valley Low, Naked City, Coming Down to Earth


The Ghost Train OrchestraBook of Rhapsodies
(Accurate Records, 2013)

Scott titles: At An Arabian House Party, The Happy Farmer, Celebration on the Planet Mars


Quartet San FranciscoWhirled Chamber Music
(ViolinJazz Recordings, 2007)

Scott titles: Powerhouse, Boy Scout in Switzerland, Peter Tambourine, The Penguin, Celebration on the Planet Mars, The Toy Trumpet, Siberian Sleighride


Various ArtistsThe Raymond Scott Songbook
(Little Daisy, Japan, 2014)

Scott titles (and artists): Huckleberry Duck + The Toy Trumpet (Jean-Jacques Perrey & Dana Countryman); Powerhouse (Cabo San Roque & the Mechanical Orchestra of França Xica);The Toy Trumpet (Miharu Koshi); Suicide Cliff (Benoît Charest ft. Kid Koala); Manhattan Minuet (Vagabond cpa); At an Arabian House Party (Hirofumi Tokutake); Lucky Strike (Gen Hoshino); Boy Scout in Switzerland (Ego Plum); The Penguin (Haruomi Hosono); See The Monkey (Tomoko Kataoka Octet + Beth Sorrentino); The Bass-Line Generator (Benoît Charest); Bird Life in the Bronx (Midori Okamura); And the Dish Ran Away with the Spoon (Optiganally Yours); War Dance for Wooden Indians (Noahlewis’ Mahlon Taits); Twilight in Turkey (Harmonica Liners); Happy Whistler (The American Icons of Rebellion); Desire (Koji Ueno Ensemble); Nightfall in Venice (Vagabond cpa + Gak Sato).  http://raymondscott.jp


Stu Brown’s Raymond Scott ProjectTwisted Toons
(Lickety-Splat Music, 2009)

Scott titles: Square Dance for Eight Egyptian Mummies, Devil Drums, The Penguin, The Toy Trumpet, New Year’s Eve in a Haunted House, Boy Scout in Switzerland, Suicide Cliff, In an 18th Century Drawing Room, Moment Musical, Powerhouse, Egyptian Barn Dance, Hypnotist in Hawaii, Dinner Music for a Pack of Hungry Cannibals, At An Arabian House Party, Tobacco Auctioneer, Twilight in Turkey, War Dance for Wooden Indians, Bass-Line Generator, Toy Typewriter


Carl StallingThe Carl Stalling Project
(Warner Bros., 1989)

Scott titles: Powerhouse, Reckless Night on Board an Ocean Liner, Dinner Music for a Pack of Hungry Cannibals, The Penguin, In an 18th Century Drawing Room, Boy Scout in Switzerland, The Toy Trumpet (as heard in Stalling’s WB cartoon scores)


The TiptonsTsunami
(Spoot Music, 2004)

Scott titles: Powerhouse, The Penguin


Scrambled ApeComprehensive Atlas of 21st Century A.M. Radio Classics
(Rocketboy Arts, 2004)

Scott titles: Powerhouse, Oil Gusher, Snake Woman, Dinner Music for a Pack of Hungry Cannibals


Jeff Sanford’s Cartoon Jazz BandCartoon Logic and More Cartoon Logic
(Digital Victrola, 2009 and 2013)

Scott titles: Vol. 1 — Carrier Pigeon, The Girl With the Light Blue Hair, Egyptian Summer, Bird Life in the Bronx, Siberian Sleighride, Yesterday’s Ice Cubs, Mr. Basie Goes to Washington
Vol. 2 — Dinner Music for a Pack of Hungry Cannibals, Tobacco Auctioneer, Oil Gusher, Christmas Night in Harlem, Sleepwalker, New Year’s Eve in a Haunted House, Snake Woman


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