Stuart is a freelance bassist and composer based in rural Dumfries and Galloway. A versatile and highly creative musician not confined to any one specific genre, he explores repertoire in jazz, classical, folk and world traditional music, bringing a unique playing and writing style to each environment. A keen collaborator, Stuart enjoys working with artists from different disciplines, drawing on his experience within the workshop environment as well as his skills as an improviser to bring about innovative responses to creative questions.
Initially commissioned by The Stove Network to Coincide with Kathy Hinde’s Luminous Birds project. Flight is influenced and inspired by the migration of barnacle geese from Svalbard to Caerlaverock. Currently in development for Cryptic Nights.