SCOTT ROUTENBERG

jazz pianist composer arranger educator

Awards and Grants

 

SONIC Award for Best Arrangement

2017

International Society of Jazz Arrangers and Composers 2017 Symposium, Tampa, Florida, for Little Rootie Tootie

 

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

2016

$10,000 prize to compose a new work for the Los Angeles-based Symphonic Jazz Orchestra.  Made possible in part by a grant from The ASCAP Foundation Louis Armstrong Fund

 

ASCAP Plus Award

2005-'16

 

New York Youth Symphony First Music 24 Jazz Band Classic Commission

2008

New York Night Premiered at Lincoln Center, New York City

 

Award of Academic Merit

2008, '05, '03

University of Miami

 

The ASCAP Foundation David Rose Award

2007

(ASCAP Television and Film Scoring Workshop in Los Angeles)

 

University of Miami Frost School of Music Concerto Competition Composition Winner,

Concerto for Jazz Violin and Orchestra

2007

 

Downbeat Student Music Awards, College Original Extended Composition

2006

 

ASCAP Foundation Young Jazz Composer Award

2006

 

Thelonious Monk International Jazz Piano

Competition

2006

(Top 18 pianists, Top 10 Composers)

 

USA Songwriting Competition, Finalist,

Jazz & Dance/Electronica Categories

2005

 

John Lennon Songwriting Contest Maxell Song of the Year

2004

$20,000 prize and EMI Records contract for single Bandwidth

 

John Lennon Songwriting Contest,

Grand Prize, Jazz Category

2004

 

Heineken Music Initiative/ASCAP Foundation R&B Grant Program

2004

(Miami winner)

 

Henry Mancini Institute Composer Scholar

2004

(Los Angeles, studied with Vince Mendoza and Patrick Williams)

 

ASCAP Foundation Young Jazz Composer Award

2003

 

Hilton Head Jazz Society Scholarship First Place Winner

2003

 

ASCAP Foundation Young Jazz Composer Award

2002

 

Tuition Waiver and Graduate Teaching Assistantship

2001-2008

University of Miami Frost School of Music

 

Undergraduate Research Grant

2000

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Partially funded Shapeshifter CD project

 

Sydney M. Dowd Music Scholarship

1997-2001

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Fred and Gail Fearing Jazz Excellence Award

1997

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Louis Armstrong Award

1997

Chattahoochee High School

 

 

 

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