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Mr Nathan Scott

Lecturer

School of Creative Arts (Music)

Career Summary

Biography

Nathan Scott was born and educated in Newcastle. He completed his Bachelor of Music in 1997, graduating at the University of Newcastle after studying piano with Catherine Davis and Jerrard Herffernan. He also undertook subjects in Communication Studies (Sound and radio). He received further education at the SAE (School of Audio Engineering) International Technology College (Sydney) studying a Certificate IV in Audio Engineering. Nathan commenced lecturing in Music Technology at the Faculty of Music in 1998.

Research Expertise
Nathan's interests lie in the use of electronics and computers from a musical perspective. He has experience with many software applications and the use of MIDI. He is familiar with aspects of multimedia and Internet website production. He has produced a number of localised compact discs and has experience in recording live classical performances, including working with the ABC on live national broadcasts.


Qualifications

  • Master of Arts (Music), University of Newcastle
  • Certificate IV in Audio Engineering, SAE International Technology College - Sydney
  • Bachelor of Music, University of Newcastle
  • Graduate Certificate Practice of Tertiary Teaching, University of Newcastle

Keywords

  • electronics and computers from a musical perspective
  • multimedia and Internet website production.

Fields of Research

Code Description Percentage
190406 Music Composition 40
190407 Music Performance 40
130313 Teacher Education and Professional Development of Educators 20

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

Title Organisation / Department
Lecturer University of Newcastle
School of Creative Arts
Australia
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Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.


Conference (3 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2014 Scott NB, 'Music to Middleware: The Growing Challenges of the Game Music Composer', Proceedings of the 2014 Conference on Interactive Entertainment, Newcastle, NSW, Australia (2014) [E1]
DOI 10.1145/2677758.2677792
2013 Scott NB, 'ICT and Music Education: A Study Examining the Digital Literacy of Secondary School Music Teachers', Redefining the musical landscape: Inspired learning and innovation in music education - XIX National Conference Proceedings, Canberra (2013) [E1]
2013 Vella RJ, Walsh L, Scott NB, Redhead T, 'A Report on Collaborative Music Making at the University of Newcastle Conservatorium of Music', Redefining the musical landscape: Inspired learning and innovation in music education - XIX National Conference Proceedings, Canberra (2013) [E1]
Co-authors Linda Walsh, Richard Vella

Creative Work (5 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2014 Matthias P, Scott N, A Christmas Carol Celebration, Sacred Heart Cathedral, Harold Lobb Concert Hall, The University of Newcastle Great Hall (2014) [J1]
Co-authors Philip Matthias
2014 Matthias P, Scott N, A Christmas Carol Celebration, Sacred Heart Cathedral, Harold Lobb Concert Hall, The University of Newcastle Great Hall (2014) [J1]
Co-authors Philip Matthias
2013 Scott NB, Matthias PV, Gallus J, Haec Est Dies (arranged for three telematically-linked pipe organs), The Harold Lobb Concert Hall, Newcastle, NSW, Australia (2013) [J2]
Co-authors Philip Matthias
2012 Vella R, Gabrielli G, Scott NB, Redhead T, In Ecclesiis - A Global Telematic Performance, Harold Lobb Concert Hall (2012)
2009 Scott NB, De Aragon C, Moore I, Vella R, Scott-Mitchell A, wasted! (Installation with surround sound soundscape), Newcastle Region Art Gallery, Ostfildern, Germany (2009)
Co-authors Richard Vella
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Thesis / Dissertation (1 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2013 Scott NB, A Study Examining the ICT Literacy Levels of Music Educators in the New South Wales Department of Education & Training, The University of Newcastle (2013)
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Research Supervision

Number of supervisions

Completed1
Current3

Total current UON EFTSL

Masters0.4
PhD0.1

Current Supervision

Commenced Research Title / Program / Supervisor Type
2015 Can Digital Artists use Modern Art Aesthetics and Techniques to Create a Defining Post-Digital Art Aesthetic?
Fine Arts, Faculty of Education and Arts
Co-Supervisor
2014 Remixing and Re-interpretation of Classics: Relevance and Attributes
Music, Faculty of Education and Arts
Co-Supervisor
2009 Online Keyboard Harmony - Creating and Assessing an Online Introductory Keyboard Harmony Class for Undergraduate Level Keyboard Music Majors
Music, Faculty of Education and Arts
Co-Supervisor

Past Supervision

Year Research Title / Program / Supervisor Type
2014 Acoustic Phenomena as a Model for Music Composition
Music, Faculty of Education and Arts
Principal Supervisor
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Mr Nathan Scott

Position

Lecturer
School of Creative Arts
Faculty of Education and Arts

Focus area

Music

Contact Details

Email nathan.scott@newcastle.edu.au
Phone (02) 4921 8922
Fax (02) 4921 8958

Office

Room CON3:03
Building The Conservatorium of Music
Location The Conservatorium
Cnr Laman and Auckland Street
Newcastle, NSW 2300
Australia
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