Maybe you already knew this: I’m experimenting. And with lots of different things. Let me tell you what I mean. Knew What? You already knew about the sustain pedal. I even gave you some hints of the sounds on my upcoming album. But there’s lots more that’s “new”. Let me give a few examples. Knew […]
Music, Poetry, and More
Here, you’ll find the stuff that Stan Stewart has created: poetry, music, inspirations, staying connected with the present moment, photography, and more.
I’m happy to present “Drifting”. This orchestral piece has taken longer than usual to share with you. I hope that you appreciate it at least half as much as I’ve enjoyed the process of creating it. From Here to There The process started normally enough. Initially, I created a few piano improvisations. Those became the
That’s it, folks. This is the last of this airy style of music for the moment. Ephemera You (at least some of you) asked for it. And you got it: six new songs. Thanks for all of the wonderful feedback on these ephemeral tracks. You were the inspiration to begin and to continue. Here are
Happy new year, 2024, everyone! Hoping you and your loved ones are playing your way into this new day. We can’t predict the future. So, we make beauty the best we are able. More than anything else in this post, I want to say: Thank you! When you listen to my music, I am inspired
You know. Snow is sometimes my muse. “First Snow” is no exception. Winter Snow Browse around this site and it won’t take you long to know how much snowy weather and winter inspire me. There’s no doubt in my mind that it has taught me almost as much as some of my mentors. Given the
As usual, I have no idea where this title came from. But there you go: Subtle Drama. Dramatic Flair During earlier times in my life, I had relationships whose drama was far beyond subtle. Every day, I lived on pins and needles wondering what troubling stuff would happen. It’s a wonder my adrenal system survived.
You asked for it. You got it. Isn’t that the way life should be? Contemplating Life Literally, a few who are reading this have asked me for longer, contemplative tracks. And now you have three. First, there was “For Those In Need Of Love Today”. Thanks for all of you who have listened, added it
I’ve just released a new single. It’s almost 10 minutes long to give you time to fall in love again with all the people you love. The Story I have experienced my own grief recently. Added to this, I’ve seen so many friends mourning losses as well. To soften my own heart and to offer
I don’t count myself as a banjo or guitar player. Yet they keep showing up on my tracks… Back Down the Road a Bit About a year ago, I started to release a series of four albums in the DreamState series: Dreams, Liminal Space, Lucid Dreaming, and Awakening. At that time (and still to this