Scott St. John
Scott St. John (born December 4, 1969 in London, Ontario, Canada) is a Canadian violinist and violist. He is a member of the St. Lawrence String Quartet (departing December, 2013) and on faculty at Stanford University, where he teaches violin and chamber music.
St. John was born into a musical family. While his father taught French and Spanish and coached basketball at a high school in nearby Arva, his mother is a music teacher and his younger sister Lara is a violinist.
St. John has won several Canadian and international competitions, including, in 1985, the CBC Radio National Competition for Young Performers; in 1987, the Alexander Schneider Violin-Viola Competition in New York; and, in 1990, the Young Concert Artists auditions.
- "SLSQ NAMES MARK FEWER NEW 2ND VIOLINIST!!". St. Lawrence String Quartet. Retrieved 22 November 2013.
- http://slsq.com/news/pressrls.html Press Release: Scott St. John to join the St. Lawrence String Quartet