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Mike Scott

Mike Scott is a leader in the performing arts education community where he serves as the chief executive officer of Bluecoats, and as an executive advisor and member of the Board of Directors at Rhythm X, Inc.

Mike's work includes guiding the rapid expansion of the Rhythm X brand from a world-class percussion ensemble to a performing arts education non-profit spanning five ensembles and the international clinic series The X Academy. His work at the Bluecoats ranges from fundraising to brand expansion and program development.

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A leader in performing arts education.

Trusted by some of the finest music education nonprofits in the world, Mike is an effective executive with excellent strategic development & marketing skills, and an eye for the future of the music education.



In demand as a consultant specializing in nonprofit development, lean management strategies, and marketing, Mike also works with freelance designers, educators, and nonprofit administrators on productivity, workflow, and even personal brand development.

"Mike’s knowledge of Evernote and other productivity apps showed me that my new business’ tools were already outdated. He helped me improve my workflow and keep myself more organized and productive." 
- Chelsea Levine, Seavine

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Clinician, Speaker, Adjudicator

Mike is an experienced conductor, clinician, and speaker. He is a former band and orchestra director and has traveled as far as Lithuanian to adjudicate marching performances. Mike has spoken before fellow arts administrators on the topics of strategy and financial development. 


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