Scott Schumann is originally from Palatine, IL where he began his marching career at William Fremd H.S. Scott then marched drum corps for five years (2004 Pioneer, 2005-6 Madison Scouts, 2007-8 Phantom Regiment) before aging out with the Regiment in 2008. After aging out, Scott worked on brass staff with Spirit in 2009, and has been on visual staff with the Phantom Regiment since 2010.
Scott completed his B.M. in Music Composition at Illinois Wesleyan University in 2009 and his M.M. in Music Theory at The University of Texas at Austin in 2011, where he is currently working on his Ph.D. in Music Theory.
In addition to working on his doctoral degree in Austin, Scott has been on visual staff with the James Bowie H.S. Outdoor Performing Ensemble since 2009 (2009, 4th place at BOA Houston, 10th place at BOA Grand Nationals Finals; 2010, 3rd place at BOA San Antonio, 4th place at Texas UIL State finals; 2011, 1st place at BOA Arlington, 2nd place at BOA Atlanta, 3rd place at BOA San Antonio).