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]




"Very adept trio playing, and writing that suits the personnel.  Embrace is just about perfect as a representation of ballad playing for piano trio."
(on Every End is a Beginning)


















Scott Routenberg Trio's debut album Every End Is A Beginning released March 10, 2017 on Summit Records
















Tampa, FL: International Society of Jazz Arrangers and Composers Symposium, receiving SONIC Award for Best Arrangement, presenting poster session











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

to compose a new work for the
Los Angeles-based
Symphonic Jazz Orchestra












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

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