John Scott Whiteley(b.1950) is an English organist. He made his debut at the Royal Festival Hall in London in 1983 at the 5.55 series of Recitals. He has performed extensively around the world and since 1985 has undertaken an annual tour of the USA. He has performed in most major UK Cathedrals and concert halls, and is currently Organist and Director of the Girls' Choir at York Minster. Whiteley won the 1976 national organ competition of Great Britain and became assistant organist of York Minster that same year.