Death of a US composer, 76main
An early ally of the minimalists.
October 10, 1944 March 10, 2021
Stephen Allen Scott, an accomplished composer and longtime music professor at Colorado College, died on March 10, 2021 from complications of dementia. Scott is known internationally as a pioneer of the “bowed piano,” a technique using nylon filament, rosined horsehair, and other implements to create an orchestral sound from the inside of a grand piano.