Scott Smith teaches, makes performance, live and recorded music, performs and collaborates. He has studied and performed with Steve Paxton via contact improvisation and material for the spine, and currently makes duet work with Lisa Nelson . His training and professional experience include traditional and classical dance forms as well as new dance and improvisational focuses. Scott has performed with companies in New York, London and Berlin, including Walker Dance Park Music, Yolanda Snaith, Tanz Fabrik, Bebe Miller, Dog Kennel Hill, Gravity and Levity, and most recently, Vincent Dance Theatre. He is currently living in the UK, from where he teaches internationally, provides live music and recordings for dance and video, presents his own Performance/Movement/Sound work, and plays string instruments in bands and sessions. He is one of Brighton’s Movement 12.