Anna Scott


Started in
Finished PhD in
Musician type
Host institution
Leiden University
Anna Scott

Anna Scott is a Canadian pianist and artistic researcher interested in challenging agreed-upon understandings of canonic composers and their works in-and-through provocative acts of musical performance. In December 2014 she was awarded a practice-led PhD in early-recorded Brahms performance practices by Leiden University, NL, and the DocArtes Doctoral Programme in the Musical Arts based at the Orpheus Institute in Ghent, BE. She teaches and supervises Bachelors, Masters, and PhD students at the Royal Conservatory of the Hague, Leiden University, and the Lemmensinstituut LUCA School of the Arts in Leuven; she is on the coordination team of the DocArtes Doctoral Programme at the Orpheus Institute in Ghent; and she is the primary investigator of a research project investigating the reflexivity of artistic research and conservatory training, supported by the Orpheus Institute and based at the Lemmensinstituut in Leuven.