Scott Lindroth

From Wind Repertory Project
Scott Lindroth


Scott Lindroth (b. 1958) is an American composer and educator.

Lindroth earned degrees from the Eastman School of Music and the Yale School of Music. He has been the recipient of many awards and fellowships, including the Rome Prize, a Guggenheim Fellowship, a Revson Fellowship, an Academy Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and the Howard Foundation Fellowship. His music has been performed by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, the Philidelphia Orchestra, the New York Philharmonic, the Netherlands Wind Ensemble, and many other chamber ensembles in the United States and Europe. A recording of Lindroth's chamber music, Human Gestures, is available on CRI, and a recording of Spin Cycle, performed by the University of Michigan Symphony Band, was released on the Equilibrium label in December 2002. Lindroth has been a member of the Duke University music faculty since 1990.

Works for Winds


  • Birdwell, John Cody. "Passage." In Teaching Music through Performance in Band. Volume 9, edit. & comp. by Richard Miles, 734-741. Chicago: GIA Publications, 2013.
  • Scott Lindroth website
  • Scott Lindroth. Wikipedia. Accessed 7 May 2022
  • Tan, Leonard. "Alarm Calls." In Teaching Music through Performance in Band. Volume 10, Compiled and edited by Richard Miles, 902-910. Chicago: GIA Publications, 2015.