Dave Scott

Private Instruction - Trumpet

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E-mail Address: davescott@sbcglobal.net
Office Hours: By Appointment

What I Do at SSU

I frequently coach brass (trumpet) sectionals for the performance groups. I also perform on the faculty chamber music series. I am also a member of the faculty jazz ensemble.

My Bio

Dave Scott studied trumpet with Armando Ghitalla at the University of Michigan, receiving a Bachelor of Instrumental Music Education in 1987. He went on to study jazz and trumpet performance with William Pfund, former President of the International Trumpet Guild, and received a Masters Degree from the University of Northern Colorado in 1990. Since then, Mr. Scott has been a free-lance musician in the San Francisco Bay Area, performing professionally in numerous local ensembles including The Marcus Shelby Jazz Orchestra, Brass Monkey Brass Band, The Glide Change Band, The Contemporary Jazz Orchestra, The Realistic Orchestra, The Pacific Mambo Orchestra, the Santa Rosa Symphony Orchestra, and many others. He is the founder and leader of TRUMPETSUPERGROUP and the Dave Scott Jazz Quartet. He has been on tour and/or recorded with the Honolulu Symphony Orchestra, Rosemary Clooney, the Glenn Miller Orchestra as Lead Trumpet and Featured Soloist, Big Kahuna and the Copa Cat Pack, Michael Feinstein, Toto, and Boz Scaggs. Dave is equally comfortable in improvisational/jazz and ensemble/classical idioms.