With over 20 years of experience performing and 15 years teaching, Stephen understands what aspiring musicians need to know. He also has a genuine passion to start beginners in the right direction by listening to their goals and tailoring lessons to fit their needs. He has performed in the Broadway productions of A Night with Janis Joplin, Hedwig and the Angry Inch, On Your Feet, and Beautiful, in addition to numerous club dates and off-Broadway productions. He has performed onstage with Robby Krieger, Neil Patrick Harris, and Mike Tyson, among others. Well versed in many styles, Stephen has unique insights that his years of performing, writing and studying have taught him. Stephen earned his BA in Classical guitar from the University of North Florida. He continued studies via masterclass or private lessons with Roland Dyens and Bruce Holzman.