Scott Mantrow began playing piano and guitar at an early age around 1980 and has been composing and performing music throughout his musical life. The songs on Mystery Road were selected from his collection and recorded in 2006. All piano, guitar, bass, vocals, and drum programming parts on this CD are performed by Scott Mantrow. This CD has a rock, guitar based style with jazz and blues influence, and lyrics and vocals in the folk and country vein. Scott Mantrow also plays guitar with the NFT Jazz Quartet, which performs some of his instrumental compositions. Scott Mantrow has a Master's degree in Music Education from New Jersey City University, a Bachelor's Degree in Music from SUNY at Oneonta, and holds a NY State teaching certificate. He presently teaches guitar lessons, and performs with the jazz quartet, and as a solo singer/guitarist.