Pianist / Executive Producer
STU AND ANNIE, BOTH PARTNERS IN MUSIC AND IN LIFE, HAVE BEEN COLLABORATING EXTENSIVELY SINCE 2017 ON ALL ASPECTS OF ANNIE’S WORK.
Stu began piano at the age of 3, and quickly began performing, gigging, and composing by his early teens. He achieved his ARCT in Classical Performance by 16, and later attended the University of Toronto in the Jazz Performance program, graduating in 2003.
He has been a regular fixture of the Toronto music scene since, having performed well over 2000 times throughout Canada and the US. He can be found at jazz festivals, clubs, private events, and the recording studio. Part musician, part entrepreneur, he is also heavily involved with Merriam Music, where he manages its sales and marketing departments and leads its business development initiatives.
Stu has assisted Annie in the production of her latest album “DURBAN GIRL”, along with assisting in production of all aspects of Annie’s promotional materials and online presence. He is also featured on 3 tracks from “DURBAN GIRL”.