Milton Scott

Opus 24 Conductor

Mr. Scott has conducted Opus 24 since its founding. He holds a Bachelor of Music degree from Millikin University and a Master of Music in Choral Conducting from Illinois State University.

Before retiring from the Decatur Public Schools in 2000, he was the choral director at Eisenhower High School, as well as Department Chair. Mr. Scott is the choir director at First Lutheran Church, a position he has held for forty eight years.

Mr. Scott is in demand as an adjudicator and guest lecturer, as well as festival conductor, presenting workshops and directing festivals throughout the Midwest. He and his wife Carla are active in the Decatur music community.