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D. Scott Ferguson

Staff Accompanist, Theatre and Music Departments

Jonathan Doe
Contact D. Scott Ferguson
843-349-2637 dferguson@coastal.edu

Edwards Room 144

By Appointment Only (please call for an appointment)

Be kind, work hard, stay humble, smile often, keep honest, stay loyal, travel when possible, never stop learning, be thankful always, and love."

Biography

D. Scott Ferguson served on the music staff for the Broadway productions Mary Poppins and Coram Boy. He has also been a member of the music staff for the Radio City Music Hall Rockettes Christmas Spectacular for ten years.

As a Braezeale Fellow, he earned a Piano Performance degree from Murray State University (KY), attended the American Institute of Musical Studies (Graz, Austria), and then received a Master’s degree in Piano Performance: Vocal Coaching and Accompanying from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign under the tutelage of John Wustman.

In New York City, D. Scott served as Musical Director with educational programs for Symphony Space, Manhattan Theatre Club, and the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts.

Since moving to Conway a few years ago, he has enjoys working on productions at the Coastal Carolina University and Carolina Forest High School. Currently, he is the Pianist/Organist for First United Methodist Church-Myrtle Beach and accompanies the Southeastern Oratorio Society (Whiteville NC). He also enjoys playing keyboards for the Long Bay Symphony and is honored to be Artist in Residence for the 35th Anniversary Season with of the Carolina Master Chorale.

Education 

M.M. '94 Piano Performance Accompanying and Vocal Coaching: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

B.M. '92 Piano Performance: Murray State University