Greenwich Bay Brass
XO Artist Since: 2007
Music Genre(s): Classical, Jazz, Worship
Favorite Venue(s): Symphony Hall, Boston, MA
Who are your strongest influences?: Lester G. Silva, Jr., Robert F. Zellner, Wynton Marsalis
Based in New England, Scott Abrahamson is an accomplished educator, performer and music industry businessman. During his tenure in the classroom, he directed award winning middle and high school bands, and continues to present comprehensive and dynamic educational clinics. He maintains a very active private studio, and continues to teach at schools and colleges in an adjunct faculty role. Although a classically trained trumpeter, Scott demonstrates great versatility in a range of styles, and has performed extensively throughout the East Coast. He has also performed in the Mid-West, Canada, and Europe. As a freelance musician in Southern New England, Scott has enjoyed enduring success in sacred music, but has also enjoyed extensive work performing with big bands and in pit orchestras. A past member of the Ocean State Pops Orchestra, Lakeside Brass Quintet and Kindred Brass Quartet, Scott now performs with Intrepid Brass and Greenwich Bay Brass.