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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Chandler House Concerts, Andover MA

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Andover, MA MA
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Reston-Herndon Folk Club, Herndon VA

October 11 @ 7:15 pm - 9:30 pm
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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…

Understanding & Passion For The Blues

Singer-guitarist Scott Ainslie is a leading scholar of the Delta blues style that Robert Johnson helped pioneer. He’s also a collector of great songs and has deep respect for American roots music. All this makes for a potent performance on Thunder’s Mouth… Ainslie’s understanding of, and passion for, the blues is evident from every string […]
Ray Hogan
 The Stamford Advocate, Stamford, CT