Bachelor of Music, percussion performance-University of Maine
Master of Music, percussion performance- University of Minnesota
Doctor of Music, percussion performance (in progress)- University of Minnesota
Scotty Horey is a passionate and versatile professional percussionist, drummer, and music teacher free-lancing in Minneapolis, MN. He has worked with many musicians and organizations, including the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, The Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra, The Minnesota Chorale, Libby Larsen, and his flute/percussion duo, The Rococo Duo.
Scotty regularly works with composers and performs new works- most notably the world premiere of “Minotaurus 4.3″ for solo marimba in 2008. He has appeared as a performing artist in the Marimba2010 International Festival and Conference, performed as a marimba soloist in Costa Rica, and appeared twice as a soloist in the annual Spark Festival for Electronic Music and Arts.
Scotty strives to combine elements of classical music, contemporary music, rock music, and his research in body sciences and body awareness into his art as a performer and teacher. His other interests include yoga, meditation, fitness, and poetry.