Scott Sutherland

Scott Sutherland's Biography

A life-long resident of Southern California, Scott Sutherland is a member of the Redlands Symphony, Riverside Philharmonic and has been spotted in the back row of ensembles such as the Los Angeles and Colorado Springs Philharmonics, as well as the symphony orchestras of San Diego, Long Beach, and Santa Barbara. Scott has performed as a soloist with the San Diego and Idyllwild Arts Symphony Orchestras, as well as the Riverside and Burbank Philharmonics. He has also recorded for film, television and video game soundtracks, most notably the major motion pictures Pearl Harbor and Batman vs. Superman.

Scott is perhaps best known as the tubist and pianist of the international touring ensemble, Presidio Brass, for which he is the primary arranger. With the quintet, he has performed in over 40 states, Canada and China.

In addition to writing for Presidio Brass, Scott's arrangements have been performed by soloists and ensembles throughout the world, including the Principal Brass of the New York Philharmonic, famed tubist and conductor Roger Bobo, as well as chamber groups from the West Point Band and "The President's Own" Marine Band. His Fantasy on Porgy and Bess for trumpet and orchestra was commissioned by soloist Barry Perkins and has been performed with the Pacific Symphony (California) and the Aguascalientes Symphony (Mexico).

He is on the faculty at the University of Redlands, Idyllwild Arts Summer Program and Pokorny Low Brass Seminar.

Scott Sutherland is proud to be a Yamaha Performing Artist.

Scott Sutherland's Gear
Scott Sutherland

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YEP-321 YFB-621 YCB-822