Scott Reeves is a trombonist (specializing in the Eb alto flugelhorn and Eb alto valve trombone), as well as a composer and educator. He has performed at venues such as Birdland, the Village Vanguard, Smoke, the Iridium, Small’s, Dizzy’s, the 55 Bar, and the Knitting Factory with groups such as the Dave Liebman Big Band, the Vanguard Jazz Orchestra, and the Chico O’Farrill Afro-Cuban Jazz Orchestra. He has also performed in small group settings with Steve Wilson, Rich Perry, Kenny Werner, James Williams, Ron Carter, John Patitucci, Adam Cruz and Carl Allen. Scott has also performed as a guest artist at leading jazz clubs in Rome, Lisbon, Tokyo, Osaka, Kobe and Kyoto.
Scott performs on four CD’s with the Dave Liebman Big Band and has also recorded with the Anthony Braxton Orchestra and Bill Mobley's Smoke Big Band. He has four small group recordings under his own leadership and the 17-piece Scott Reeves Jazz Orchestra has released two CDs documenting Scott's compositions and arrangements - “Portraits and Places” (2016) and “Without A Trace” (2018). His writing for big band was profiled in the August, 2018 edition of Downbeat. Scott has also received writing commissions from the Dave Liebman Big Band, the Kyoto Jazz Orchestra and Osaka Global Orchestra (Japan), the Westchester Jazz Orchestra, Santa Cecilia Conservatory (Rome), Manhattan School of Music and other collegiate and professional ensembles.