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Tony Scott (born June 17, 1921, Morristown, New Jersey, USA - died March 28, 2007, Rome, Italy) was an American jazz clarinetist, band leader and arranger.

He performed with [a=Billie Holiday], [a=Sarah Vaughan] and [a=Harry Belafonte] among others. His first wife was [a=Fran Scott] (c.1950-1960). He emigrated to Italy in the early 1970's. He also made an approach to Asian cultures and meditation music, apparent e.g. from his 1964 album [m=138130], considered by some the first “New Age Music” manifesto.