Standing Ovation from Students
I have worked here for two years and have only seen a standing ovation by a middle school/high school audience one other time. This is simply an age group that rarely shows that type of emotional response in our setting.
–The Arts Center, Carrboro, NC
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.