John Gavin Scott LVO (born June 18, 1956) is an English-born organist and choirmaster. He directed the Choir of St. Paul's Cathedral in London from 1990 to 2004.
John Scott (1822-1857) was the first mayor of Bytown, later Ottawa, in 1847. He also served a second term as mayor in 1850. He concurrently served in the Legislative Assembly of the Province of Canada representing Bytown from 1848 to 1851.
John Scott is a wrangler and stunt co-ordinator from Alberta, Canada. Movie sets (including a small western town) from several Hollywood movies are located on his ranch. He has taught numerous stars to ride horses, including Brad Pitt, Richard Gere, Bill Murray, Jackie Chan and Anthony Hopkins.