SCOTT ROUTENBERG jazz pianist composer arranger orchestrator educator





"Scott Routenberg is a rare musician with both the experience to play modern jazz piano on the highest level and the discipline to write elegant, long form symphonic pieces."
-Christian Howes, jazz violinist




"A writer with a distinctive original voice and the solid craft to match."
-Fred Sturm, jazz composer and educator




"An exceptional performing pianist to be included among the world's finest."
-Ron Miller, University of Miami Frost School of Music




"The soundtrack-ready opus resembles some of fellow keyboardist Herbie Hancock's future shocks."
-Bill Meredith, JAZZIZ [on Jazztronicus]




"Exquisite touch and marvelous taste..."

-Dr. Mark Gridley, jazz historian, author of Jazz Styles and
Concise Guide to Jazz [on Every End is a Beginning]





2016 Winner of The ASCAP Foundation/Symphonic Jazz Orchestra 2nd Annual Commissioning Prize

$10,000 prize to compose a new work for the Los Angeles-based Symphonic Jazz Orchestra


Signed with GRAMMY winning record label Summit Records to release The Scott Routenberg Trio's debut CD Every End Is A Beginning
(Release Date March 10, 2017)

Howard Levy/Scott Routenberg Trio at The Green Mill Jazz Club in Chicago, February 10-11, 2017


Scott Routenberg Trio CD Release Concert at The Jazz Kitchen, March 12, 2017, 7pm


Commissioned by multiple GRAMMY winner Howard Levy to arrange his compositions Piano Man Strut and Salvation for big band


Jazz wind quintet Headwinds selected for performance at TUTTI New Music Festival 2017,
performed by the Rococoa Quintet at Denison University, Ohio



Copyright 2017 Scott Routenberg.  All rights reserved. Web design by Scott Routenberg.