Scott Archibald



Scott is a bassist and composer from Vancouver, Canada available for bass session work, live gigs, collaborations, songwriting, arranging, production, soundtrack/film scoring, and bass instruction work.
Available remotely via file sharing, Zoom, Skype, FaceTime, or in–person

About ScottThe Music


Bio & Experience

Scott was born and raised in Vancouver BC, and has been playing bass and performing/recording for 20 years.  Most recently (2016–2019) he has been part of the Vancouver Community College music program working on completing his degree in composition for contemporary music while performing and composing as a member of the VCC gamelan ensemble (Gamelan Si Pawit) as well as the VCC Latin jazz ensemble.

Scott  is flexible and experienced in all styles of bass. He has toured throughout Western Canada, the USA, played in  Southeast Asia and has performed in venues such as The Center for the Performing Arts (Vancouver), Richards On Richards (Vancouver), the ACT Theatre (Maple Ridge, BC), The Cloverdale Rodeo, the Vancouver International Jazz Festival, the Surrey Fusion Festival, the Ponderosa Festival and a house gig at Chilkoot Charlies (Anchorage, AK).

Scott has appeared on CBC TV and the Shaw Cable network. He has also shared the stage with such notables as Swollen Members, Leon Russell, Blue Oyster Cult, and Nick Gilder w/ Sweeney Todd.

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Featured Music

SoundCloud / Vimeo / YouTube

Featured Music

SoundCloud / Vimeo / YouTube

Featured Music

SoundCloud / Vimeo / YouTube


Photography by Céline Pinget

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Vancouver, BC, Canada

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