American conductor Scott Dunn has recently appeared with the Atlanta Symphony, Los Angeles Philharmonic, BBC Concert Orchestra, San Diego Symphony, Seattle Symphony, Sydney Symphony, Vancouver Symphony, Vienna Radio Orchestra (RSO) and other distinguished ensembles – as well as with such headliners as Trey Anastasio, Beck, Bill Charlap, David Foster, Elvis Costello, Leslie Odom Jr., Sutton Foster, Steve Martin, and many others.
2016/17 schedule highlights included Richard Rodney Bennett/Total Immersion with the BBC Concert Orchestra, Singers and Claire Martin broadcast live from London; Sondheim and Jazz Side by Side with Ann Hampton Callaway, Bill Charlap and others at UC Berkeley and Disney Hall; the world premiere of Dunn’s live to film orchestral adaptation of REBEL WITHOUT A CAUSE with the LA Phil at Disney Hall; STAR TREK BEYOND live with the Seattle Symphony, numerous pops appearances with the Atlanta and San Diego Symphonies; and Jonathan Dove’s MANSFIED PARK with UCLA opera.
Dunn is the Associate Conductor of the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra since 2012. Also a distinguished pianist Dunn made his 1999 Carnegie Hall debut playing his own orchestration of Vernon Duke Piano Concerto. His recent CDs include The Complete Violin Works of Vernon Duke (UAV 5990) with the RSO and violinist Elmira Darvarova; and a ‘new’ Vernon Duke musical, MISIA (PS Classics 1526) with arrangements by Dunn and orchestrations by Jonathan Tunick.