Discipline: Music Composition

Scott Lindroth

Discipline: Music Composition
Region: Durham, NC
MacDowell Fellowships: 1986, 1992, 2022

Scott Lindroth has composed music for major orchestras and chamber ensembles across the United States and Europe. Recent works include "T120" for piano trio (premiered by the Horszowski Trio in Oct. 2021), "Cadences" for mixed sextet, and "Schley Road" for soprano saxophone and string quartet. While at MacDowell he worked on pieces for solo piano and another for chamber orchestra.



Scott Lindroth worked in the MacDowell studio.

Built in 1912, Pine Studio was renamed MacDowell Studio in 1943 in recognition of support from a group of Edward MacDowell’s music students. It was built as a composers’ studio and the stuccoed walls were intended to be soundproof. Like many of the studios on property, MacDowell was winterized in the 1950s when the program began welcoming…

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