Scott Pfitzinger is a composer of contemporary concert music, focusing primarily on handbell ensembles and miscellaneous chamber groups. He is also on the faculty of the University of Wisconsin – La Crosse, where he serves as the Access Services Librarian. His first book, Composer Genealogies: A Compendium of [over 17,000] Composers, Their Teachers, and Their Students, is NOW AVAILABLE through Rowman & Littlefield Publishers!

Scott enjoys bad movies, reading, puzzles, coffee, exploring, homebrewing, trying new foods, and participating in the Society for Creative Anachronism, where he is known as Lord Hakon Hrafnsson and participates in (and teaches) heraldry, axe-throwing, music, and medieval/Renaissance dance.