A pianist, vibraphonist, and singer, he could also play the accordion, cello, clarinet, and double bass. As a bandleader, he did sessions for Verve, ABC-Paramount, Bethlehem, and Musicmasters. As a songwriter, he won a Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Composition for the song "A Taste of Honey" which he co-wrote with Ric Marlow. He he also co-wrote the song "He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother" with Bob Russell.
Writing & Arrangement
|TL 532/05||Various||He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother (as R Scott) Various - The Spirit Of The 60s: 1969 (2xLP, Comp)||Time Life Music||TL 532/05||Europe||1990||Vendre cette version|
|Sarah Vaughan||Taste Of Honey (as R Scott) Sarah Vaughan - Jazz Masters (Comp)||EMI Jazz, EMI Jazz||UK||1995||Vendre cette version|