Stephen Wood is a composer and performer working out of Atlanta, Georgia
and Columbus, Ohio. Stephen's main compositional vehicle is The Stephen
Wood Ensemble, through which he just released its debut CD,
Inaudible is an impressive, full-length record featuring an
orchestrated nonet masterfully improvising over Stephen Wood's evocative
Wood's strengths lie in his versatility, attention to nuance, and thorough
understanding of many styles and genres--from the classical to
contemporary. Committed to expanding traditional forms, Wood continues to
push the relationship between groove and soundscape in his compositions.
His creative voice reveals a detailed attention to harmony and rhythm, and a
great passion for the expressive power of sound.
Before relocating to Atlanta in 2007, Stephen led the band Postal in