Welcome to the website of Singer-Actor-Voice Specialist Scott Walker
Scott chronicles significant anniversaries in the history of popular music on The Musical Milestones.
Based on his popular CBC Radio feature, The Musical Almanac, The Musical Milestones can be heard on Cashbox Radio.
On the latest edition – December 2023 – Part 1:
- What may be the first rock record
A one-hit wonder that would springboard multiple hits
A controversial Christmas record
The first album
The best-selling album
The first Broadway musical to amplify voices
A singer-songwriter tries to revitalize his career but ends up almost putting his musicians to sleep
And we celebrate Walter Plinge Day.
Read Scott’s article on the origins of the Musical Milestones in Cashbox Magazine.
Scott has been singing for most of his life: primarily on stage but also on television. radio, and in concert. He has made two recordings: a self-titled album of melodies from the Great American Songbook featuring a full orchestra; and a single, Someone I Don’t Even Know, a song he wrote about a woman he met and fell in love with during a theatre production. Enjoy a sample by clicking on the video to the left.
Everything is available on Bandcamp.
On Stage & Screen
Scott has performed on stages across Canada in everything from Shakespeare to Steinbeck to Sondheim. He has also appeared in feature films and on TV.