Stephen was born on 17th August 1987 and has been playing the fiddle since he was seven years old. In the past few years he has played at folk clubs from Cornwall to Scotland.

He has won cups for his playing and singing in the Devon Performing Arts Festival two years running (2005 - 06), and played the Fiddler in the Northcott Theatre production of 'Fiddler On The Roof' in November 2005.

A recent graduate of the Folk and Traditional Music course at Newcastle University, he is a regular performer at both the Bradninch Music Festival and the recently-started Dulverton Folk Festival.

"A gifted young player with a mature touch" - Dulverton Folk Festival