Stephen Wood is a composer, educator, and performer with a holistic view of the world. His visionary “Inspiring Stewardship” educational workshop is receiving national interest for it’s fusion of music, creativity, and environmental studies.
Traveling the United States in search of inspiration from our Country’s wildest places Stephen has served as Composer- in-Resident for Cumberland Island National Seashore, the Okefenokee N.W.R., the Bob Marshall Wilderness Complex, Red River Gorge Geological Area, and participated in Denali N.P.’s monumental Composing in the Wilderness Field Seminar.
Wood’s compositions are regularly performed by professional and student ensembles in alternative performance venues and site specific environmental locations. Stephen’s contemporary classical, jazz, and afro-cuban compositions can be heard on three CD’s available through his website and online stores. Stephen received his B.A. in Composition from The Ohio State University and his M.M. in Jazz Studies from Georgia State University.
2017 Featured Composition: Drosera: the morning dew of the sun