Ian Scott
Ian Scott is the Principal Clarinet of the Royal Ballet Sinfonia, the Orchestra of St John's, the Rambert Dance Company and a regular Guest Principal with the London Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, BBC Symphony Orchestra and the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden.

He was born in Perth, Scotland and studied at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama and at the University. He was then invited by the conductor Claudio Scimone to become Principal Clarinet with the Gulbenkian Orchestra in Lisbon, Portugal where he played for six years.

Ian has appeared as soloist with I Solisti Veneti and the Orchestra da Camera di Padova in Italy, the Gulbenkian Orchestra and with numerous orchestras in Britain, including the Royal Ballet Sinfonia, London Musici, the City of Oxford Orchestra, the Northern Sinfonia and the Guildford Philharmonic. He is a founder member of London's leading clarinet sextet, The Clarinet Section, which records for the label Clarinet Classics. He has made a number of recordings, both orchestral and as a soloist, for a variety of labels.