SCOTT MCALLISTER (b 1969 )
Scott McAllister was born in Vero Beach, Florida, in 1969, and holds a doctorate in composition from the Shepherd School of Music at Rice University. McAllister has received numerous commissions, performances, and awards throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia. He has also been featured at the Aspen, Chautauqua, and The Prague/American Institute Summer Festivals. McAllister has received awards, performances, and/or commissions from ASCAP, The American Composers Orchestra, The Rascher Quartet, I Musici de Montréal, Charles Neidich, The Verdehr Trio, Jacksonville Symphony, Da Camera, The Ladislav Kubik Competition, The United States New Music Ensemble, The President’s Own Marine Band, The Florida Arts Council, and The Florida Bandmaster’s Association. Scott McAllister’s music is recorded on the Summit Records, Naxos, iTunes and Centaur labels and his music can be found at Lydmusic.com. Scott McAllister is Professor of Composition at Baylor University.