The Important Things:


  • ... (b. 1984) is a Los Angeles-based composer of engaging and arrestingly wrought music.
  • ...'s artistic mission is to write music that can be understood and appreciated by both casual and expert listeners. 
  • ...'s music attempts to grab the listener from the very first moments and never let go.
  • ... originally hails from Owensboro, Kentucky.
  • ... is the guardian of a cat named Momo.

Drawing on a rich background of classical and popular music, and inspired by visual art, literature, and other art forms, Stephen has forged a distinctive musical voice through a body of work that spans orchestral, band, chamber, vocal, and—always seeking to broaden his horizons—has recently delved into the film scoring and electroacoustic genres.

Featured Music: SEEP (2017), for wind ensemble