My mother found me at the family piano picking out the melodies from the records she listened to during the day when I was three.

I’m one of the lucky ones: I’ve been a musician all my life.

– Scott Ainslie

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Isis Restaurant & Music Hall, Asheville NC

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Acoustic Guitar Lesson - Robert Johnson Blues Lesson with Scott Ainslie - Part 2

Scott Ainslie demonstrates Robert Johnson-style playing in standard tuning. This is part 2 of Ainslie's lesson in the De…

Entertaining Singer, Musician, and Speaker

Our students learned about the history and context of African-American influence on the development of blues as well as the birth of the cigar-box guitar and the banjo. Ainslie presented information about…

Teacher Evaluation
United Arts, Raleigh NC 2014