Scott McConnell

Posted May 22, 2019

Chicago, IL

Scott McConnell will be celebrating his eighth year working with Birch Creek during the 2022 season. McConnell is an active steelpan/percussion performer and educator in the Chicagoland area. He works with steelpan programs at the Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra and William Hatch Elementary School. McConnell is a co-founder of Pastiche Steel Ensemble as well as the percussionist for The Four Star Brass Band, a New Orleans-style brass band. He holds a Bachelors, Masters, and Performers’ Certificates in Percussion, Steelpan, and Recording Arts from Northern Illinois University.