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Scott Napier
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  • Scott Napier

    Instrument
    Mandolin
    Genre
    Bluegrass, Country, Jazz, Americana
    Strings
    A270 Phosphor Bronze, Custom Mandolin set

    Scott Napier has been a Professional Musician since 1996 touting two decades of experience. He's toured extensively throughout the United States and in countries such as Japan, Israel, and Canada. He is an accomplished mandolin and guitar player, as well as a traditional music composer and songwriter, having written dozens of songs to date. Scott has extensive intrumental and vocal recording experience in the studio, with numerous award-winning bluegrass and traditional music artists.

    Scott has performed with bluegrass award winning groups such as Larry Sparks and the Lonesome Ramblers, Dale Ann Bradley, Marty Raybon, Bobby Osborne, Alison Krauss, Rhonda Vincent, The Whites, and more. He has released a nationally acclaimed solo mandolin project, and will soon release an instructional DVD for the mandolin. Scott has performed and taught mandolin on a Bluegrass Caribbean Cruise, at a 4th of July Celebration at the Washington Monument, A Prairie Home Companion radio program, and a major motion picture sound track recording. He is still a regular invitee to the International Bluegrass Music Award Conference to speak, perform and instruct on the mandolin, and is a private mandolin and guitar instructor for bluegrass workshops, music composition workshop instructor.

    Currently Scott is a band member with the international performing group Lost and Found, a group which has been successful on the bluegrass and traditional music circuit for over 40 years. "I have always found GHS strings to be tough enough to stand up to the demands of an aggressive amount of touring that comes with every situation imaginable, yet delicate and refined enough to tug at the classiest of heart strings."