Ian Scherer is a native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Scherer picked up the guitar at age 14 after 3 years of trumpet studies. Subsequently he attended the Duquesne University School of Music on a music performance scholarship as well as the University of Pittsburgh School of Music with a dual major in guitar performance / jazz composition. In 1996 Scherer relocated to northern California where he immediately began working with a number of regional and international acts such as: Lutan Fyah,The Heavies, Luna Quartet, and the list goes on. In 2003 Scherer began composing and producing soundtrack music for Cypress Films/Showtime Network and became a member of A.S.C.A.P. The North Bay Music Awards (NORBAYS) nominated Ian Scherer for ‘Jazz Artist of the Year’ in 2005, 2006, and 2007.
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