"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
"His sophisticated sense of harmony and rhythm is compelling - and the group executes the material superbly. Early candidate for 'jazz record of the year' in my book."
(on Every End is a Beginning)
-Dr. Brad Stone, Host of The Creative Source, JazzWeek Programmer of the Year Award Winner
"The soundtrack-ready opus resembles some of fellow keyboardist Herbie Hancock's future shocks."
-Bill Meredith, JAZZIZ [on Jazztronicus]
News and Upcoming Events
September 23, 2017: Scott Routenberg Trio at Indy Jazz Fest 2017
October 8, 2017: Scott Routenberg Trio at the BOP STOP Jazz Club, Cleveland, Ohio
July 4, 2017: Every End is a Beginning (Summit Records) is Jazz Album of the Week on soulandjazz.com
June 19, 2017: Every End is a Beginning (Summit Records) reached #65 on JazzWeek national radio charts, "Chartbound" for 2 weeks
June 17, 2017: Every End is a Beginning is #33 on Roots Music Report Top 50 Jazz Albums
Tampa, FL: International Society of Jazz Arrangers and Composers Symposium, received SONIC Award for Best Arrangement, presented poster session
to compose a new work for the
Symphonic Jazz Orchestra
Commissioned by multiple GRAMMY winner Howard Levy to arrange his compositions Piano Man Strut and Salvation for big band
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