Ken Scott is a British record producer and engineer known for being one of the five main engineers for the Beatles, as well as engineering Elton John, Pink Floyd, Procol Harum, Mahavishnu Orchestra, Duran Duran, the Jeff Beck Group and many more. As a producer, Scott is noted for his work with David Bowie, Supertramp, Devo, Kansas, the Tubes, Ronnie Montrose, Level 42, among others. Scott was also influential in the evolution of jazz rock, pioneering a harder rock sound through his work with Mahavishnu Orchestra, Stanley Clarke, Billy Cobham, Dixie Dregs, and Jeff Beck.
About Ken Scott
One of The Beatles' main sound engineers who also helped artist Pink Floyd and Duran Duran perfect and record their sound.
He joined EMI Recording Studios as an apprentice at age 16, helping out on the recording of A Hard Day's Night by The Beatles.
He was born in London, England, and moved to Los Angeles in 1976.
He also worked with The Beatles members on their solo projects. John Lennon engaged him for Give Peace a Chance as did Ringo Starr for It Don't Come Easy.
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- Academics of Leeds Beckett University
- British audio engineers