Performer (percussion, marimba)

Canadian percussionist Ryan Scott is “Fierce and delicate, a chameleon-like virtuoso who triumphs over the varied colouristic demands and technical challenges” (Gramophone). He has toured solo and chamber new art music around the globe, is a stalwart figure in the Toronto community and an active commissioner of new Canadian works. In addition to his work as a regular guest artist with Nexus, Principal Percussionist of the Esprit Orchestra and percussionist in the Canadian Opera Company Orchestra (1996-), he is also co-artistic director of Continuum and a Doctor of Musical Arts candidate at the University of Toronto.