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Jim Scully

Jim Scully

Classical / Jazz / Electroacoustic Bakersfield, CA  US
These Hours of Confusion, They Will Soon Expire
These Hours of Confusion, They Will Soon Expire
Duplicitous Encounter
Duplicitous Encounter
Sonata for Guitar: I: Arrival
Sonata for Guitar: I: Arrival
Hop, Skip and Jump
Hop, Skip and Jump
My One and Only Love
My One and Only Love


A Chance Is All I Need


  • 2012

    May 12

    Bakersfield, CA, US | 1:00pm

    Join the Jim Scully 4-tet at the Bakersfield Jazz Festival on May 12, 2012. Join us on the main stage at 4 PM and stay for the rest of the great artists. We will present music from the Lyric Inspiration Project. For more information go to: www.jimscully.com or www.bakersfieldjazz.com

  • 2012

    Mar 2

    Bakersfield, CA, US | 7:30pm

    Premier of new work by Scully - performed by Roger Allen Cope.

  • 2012

    Feb 17

    Bakersfield, CA, US | 7:30pm

    Jim Scully 4tet plays music from the Lyric Inspiration Project.

  • 2011

    Sep 28

    Bakersfield, CA, US | 7:00pm

    Jim Scully 4tet plays music from the Lyric Inspiration Project...

  • 2011

    Aug 31

    Bakersfield, CA, US | 7:00pm

    Jenn Neil Group at the Bakersfield Jazz Workshop. With Ron McOwen, Jim Scully and others...


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  • aFusion (Artist)
    Beautiful music
  • Karlheinz Fey (Artist)
    Karlheinz Fey
    Hi Jim, thanks a lot! I must give the compliment back.I enjoy your music very much. Great tunes, great compositions and performance! Have a lot of success and a great wee...
  • Kelly Tang - Composer (Artist)
    Kelly Tang - Composer
    The dramatic flow of Jim Scully's music never fails to be entrancing and engaging; the ideas inspired & captivating. This is smart yet heartfelt music that excites both mi...
  • Julian Toha (Artist)
    Julian Toha
    Duplicitous Encounter really sticks out. I love the dialog that is between the cello and flute. The counterpoint reminds me of 16th century works, but the flute line often s...
  • J2 and The Bizzness (Artist)
    J2 and The Bizzness
    Hey Jim, nice tunes-
  • Jay Smith Group (Artist)
    Jay Smith Group
    Really cool stuff, man.



Label: Beauport Classical & Navona

Bio: Composer and Guitarist Jim Scully recalls his earliest exposure to music - his grandfather Carmen Caputo - playing jazz standards and TV theme songs by ear at the piano. "He had a great ear, and tons of knowledge about harmony and melody. When I was old enough to really listen to him, I learned ...See Full Bio

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Twitter_icon_for_status: Off to give four lessons today - one bass/theory; two composition and one beginning classical guitar. Jack of all trades, it is.

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