Scott B. Metcalfe
Scott Metcalfe is an audio engineer and music technologist based in Baltimore, MD where he is Director of Recording Arts and Sciences at the Peabody Institute, Program Coordinator for the Sound Concentration of Hopkins’ Advanced Academic Programs MA degree in Film and Media, and Associate Director of The Sound Sleep Studio (research facility of The Sleeping Brain Lab, at Johns Hopkins Hospital). In 2017 Oxford University Press published his first book Creating Sounds from Scratch. He has engineered hundreds of recordings in many different styles of music, with a primary focus on classical recording. Recent projects include editing, mixing and mastering of orchestral and electronic music for the Sid Meier’s Civilization V series of video games.

He has been a guest on the nationally syndicated NPR program Talk of the Nation Science Friday, presented lectures at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center, as well as presenting lectures and workshops abroad in South Korea, Scotland and England.

In 2017 his book entitled Creating Sounds from Scratch was released by Oxford University Press.
Partial Client List

Jen Allen
Kris Allen
Adaskin Trio
Alturas Duo
Avery Trio
Robert Black
Dave Brubeck (live recording of his composition, "La Fiesta de la Posada," in which he performed on piano)
Robert Carl
Sarah Chang (with Hartford Symphony)
Connecticut Opera (approximately 30 Broadcasts of fully staged operas produced between 2000-2009)
Coolidge Quartet
Renée Fleming
Rex Fowler (Aztec Two-Step)
Hartford Symphony Orchestra Masterworks Series (approximately 75 Broadcasts between 2000-2009)
The Kent Singers
Carrie Koffman
Yolanda Kondonassis
Sarah Meneely Kyder
Christopher Ladd
Morton Lauridsen
Bo Li
Yo Yo Ma (live performance at Yale University)
David Macbride
New York Consort of Viols
Volkan Orhon
Awadagin Pratt (with Hartford Symphony)
Val Ramos Flamenco Ensemble
Thomas Schuttenhelm
Kenneth Steen
Voce, Inc.
Christian Wolff

Labels/Production Companies:
Albany Records
American Guild of Organists
Arkay Records
CRI Records
Firaxis Games
Folk Next Door (WWUH Radio)
Mode Records
Numerous Independents...

Published work
Mix Magazine
​Oxford University Press

Additional Titles: All Music Guide