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Scott Walzel

Scott Walzel joined the Dallas Symphony Orchestra in 1992. Before moving to Dallas, he was a member of the San Antonio Symphony from 1988-1992. Scott earned a bachelor's in music education from the University of Houston and a master's in music performance from the University of Southern California. His teachers include Norman Herzberg, Benjamin Kamins and Paul Tucci. Scott maintains a private studio and is very active throughout Texas and the Metroplex as a solo and chamber musician. He has participated in many summer festivals, including the Bravo Vail Valley Music Festival, Music in the Mountains Festival, Central City Opera Festival, Sun River Music Festival, Spoleto Festival and the Aspen Music Festival. Scott and his wife, Simone, stay very busy raising their two boys, Benjamin and Alexander.