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 available through Rowman & Littlefield Publishers. He has also published an extensive collection and index of English Country Dances published by John Playford, offered as an Open Educational Resource: http://playforddances.com
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 Master Bruno Lachner and participates in (and teaches) heraldry, axe-throwing, music, and medieval/Renaissance dance.