Scott is a Solo Acoustic Guitarist, specializing in fingerpicking and slide, and is influenced by Americana, Celtic and East Asian music as well as classical and jazz. His new solo album “Solo Guitar Vol. 1” features mostly original guitar compositions and features his work in open tunings and both nylon and steel string guitars. Release date is Nov 2018. His electro-acooustic album “Salieri’s Revenge” is available on Bandcamp, iTunes and CDBaby.
In addition to his solo performances, Scott plays guitar, tambura and percussion for Orkestar Bez Ime (OBI), an award-winning Twin Cities band that specializes in Balkan Dance Music. OBI won the McKnight Fellowship for Musicians in 2011, and the Emerging Composers Award from American Composers Forum in 2012. In 2014, they released a digital EP entitled “Unveiled – Live At The Celtic Junction”, which was sponsored in part by a 2012 Emerging Composers Award from American Composers Forum.
Scott also plays guitar and banjitar with The Sweet Colleens, a Celtic group from the Twin Cities influenced by Americana and rock, with Cajun and Caribbean seasonings.He appears on their new album “Ten Mona Lisas”, which is available online now.
GUITAR (SOLO AND ENSEMBLE)
PIANO / KEYBOARD
ENSEMBLES / DANCE / THEATER / FILM
DISCOGRAPHY (AS MUSICIAN)