Scott Pfitzinger (b. 1968 in Buffalo, NY) is a member of ASCAP, Mensa, the Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA), the Wisconsin Library Association, and sometime member of: the Music Library Association, the Handbell Musicians of America (was AGEHR), the Indiana Library Federation, and the Academic Library Association of Ohio.

Scott received his M.M. degree in composition in 2010, exactly twenty years after earning his bachelor’s degree in theory/composition. His composition teachers have included Michael Schelle, Frank Felice, and Richard N. Stewart.

Since 1997 Scott has worked in academia and he has lived in six different states – see his Academic CV.

Scott has been composer-in-residence for Embellish, Circle City Ringers, and Great River Ringers handbell ensembles, and he has written or arranged over 50 handbell pieces. In all music, he enjoys experimenting with new techniques and always loves humor. If you wish to acquire, perform, or commission a piece, handbell or otherwise, his contact information is listed at the bottom of this page.

Scott also maintains a humor website: Pfitz’s Pfunnies
a website full of lists, mostly of media: Pfitz’s Pfun Pfacts
and does personal genealogy research: RoyaltyLinks

Email: pfitzburg[at]