Member Since: 2014
Occupation: Building Inspector/Code Enforcement Officer for the City of Eurea as a day gig. Drumer/Composer/Arranger for the Genesis Jazz Project, a private percussion teacher for Midwest Music Conservatory, and the first year as the Coordinator/designer with the Brentwood High School Indoor Percussion Ensemble.
Mentors/Musical Heroes: Frank Zappa, Ruth Underwood, Gary Burton, Dave Samuels, Dave Friedmman, Chris Lamb, Dave Weckl, Louie Bellson, Emil Richards, Ralph Hardimon, Tom Float, Alam Murray, Igor Stravinksy, Leondard Berstien, Copeland, Charles Ives
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Scott Waggoner is in constant demand as a drummer, percussionist, teacher, clinician and adjudicator in the Mid-West. As well as being a member of the St. Louis Brass Band, Mr. Waggoner is also the drummer and an arranger for the Genesis Jazz Project. While atending St. Louis Community College at Meramec Mr. Waggoner was selected to perform with the Inagural Missouri All Colligate Band. Mr. Waggoner was also selected to perform with the Oklahoma All Colligate Band while attending East Central University in Ada Oklahoma. Mr. Waggoner furthered his studies at Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville. Mr. Waggoner has backed up such artists as Phil Wilson, Dick Shearer, Jim Pugh, Paul McKey, Bruce Johnston, Arnie Lawrence, Bob Mintzer, Buddy Childers and Jay Diversa to name just a few. Mr. Waggoner has also performed with world renowned conductors and composers such as Mitch Miller, Jay Chatawy, Elliot Del Borgo, Dr.Francis McBeth, Dr. Alfred Reed, Claude T. Smith and Gerhardt Zimmerman. He lives in Eureka, Missouri and has two daughters Sarah, Kelly and a 4 year old grandson Eli.