About

Robert Andrew Scott (b. 1983)  is a Nicaraguan-American chamber composer and folk improviser based in Richmond, Virginia, exploring collaborative, cross-cultural and ritual/intuitive approaches to music making.

latechimes@gmail.com
+1 540 842 5985
2415 Barton Ave, Richmond, Virginia 23222

CV




Elsewhere :

raic.bandcamp.com
Richmond Avant Improv Collective with whom I perform and record

rumput.org
Richmond-based Keroncong (Indonesian music) band with whom I fiddle

soundcloud.com/quietchannel
experimental folk and chamber composition recordings

soundcloud.com/hickoryhouse
collective improvisations, mostly 2015-2018

rediscovering the 20th century
archives of my WRIR radio program

youtube channel
mostly fiddle arrangements

latechimes.blogspot.com
writings and excerpts from articles and books

instagram.com/robertandrewscott

facebook.com/robertandrewscott



Friends & Collaborators :

John Dombroski
nomadic improviser and sound artist

Kelly MacDonald
KY/OH-based guitarist and improviser

Norma Jean Hayes
folklorist, singer, banjoist, collaborator

Pill
collaborator Ben Jaffe's no wave band

Kate Elizabeth Fowler
KY-based photographer / Appalachian Media Institute

Larry Polansky
CA-based composer

Mateusz Ryczek
Polish composer

Carrie Frey
NYC-based violist

Benjamin Broening
VA-based composer

Nate May
OH-based composer

Death By Audio
radical music electronics

Cowan Creek Mountain Music School
traditional summer music program in eastern KY

Bang on a Can
contemporary music organization

Appalshop
Appalachian arts organization

Appalachian Luthiery
instrument workshop in eastern KY



Int'l Melody Archives :

folkloretanznoten.de
approximately 2500 international traditional tunes

hopp-zwei-drei.de/noten.html
approximately 200 international traditional tunes

spillefolk.dk/nodesamling/
focus on Northern European and Scandinavian tunes

goldov.com/butterw/emdb/scores.html
focus on Bulgarian tunes

arak29.am/songbook/songbook.php
Armenian songbook

stammtischmusik.at/noten/noten.shtml
German and Austrian tunes

digitalarchive.wm.edu/handle/10288/13782
Middle Eastern Music Archive (MEMA) at William & Mary

bouzoukispot.com/tabs.php
int'l Bouzouki tunes

celticscores.com
many tunes from Ireland and Brittany

crab.rutgers.edu/~pbutler/music.html
focus on English dance tunes

tunearch.org/wiki/Category:Tune
Traditional Tune Archive (TTA)

larkinam.com/LITMLibrary.html
several international and many English tune collections

bluegrassmessengers.com/ballads--child-ballads-other-english-american.aspx
lyrics and tunes to child ballads and other traditional music