Outstanding Musician; Top Notch Educator
I already knew you were an outstanding musician, but watching you interacting with the kids proved that you are a top notch educator as well.
I don’t want to go overboard here, but I have to tell you that I was being approached by teachers for a week after your visit, all raving about every aspect of your performance.
The message of The Blues has never been in better hands. Keep it up!
Born in Rochester NY in 1952, Scott Ainslie has been playing music on something since he was three years old. A guitarist since 1967 with powerful appreciation for and apprenticeships with elder black and white musicians in different musical traditions, Ainslie carries a portion of them forward in his own traditional blues performances and songwriting.