Check out this most recent cover effort of “Closer” by The Chainsmokers! A collaboration that Stephen worked on with CCM colleague and fellow Grand Avenue Brass brother, Blake Woolsey. Features Margie Memegold on vocals; Blake on guitar/section trumpet; and Stephen on trumpet soli hornlines/trumpet solo!
In addition to an established career in classical and chamber music, Stephen enjoys performing all styles of music–Rock, Salsa, Funk, Jazz, and everything in-between! This recording is a cover of the popular Switchfoot tune “Float”, which was heard by many NFL fans on national television last year.
Check out the CCM Trumpet Quartet (of which Stephen is a founding member) performing an original arrangement of Dmitri Shostakovich’s String Quartet No. 8. This ensemble took 3rd at the 2017 National Trumpet Competition and was also featured for an international audience of thousands at the 2017 International Trumpet Guild Conference.
Listen to Stephen performing “Journey to the Past” from the hit Broadway musical adaptation of Disney’s Anastasia! This recording features Broadway star Christy Altomare and the CCM Philharmonia Orchestra, with Stephen performing as Principal Trumpet.