Edward Stephenson (Edvard Stefanyshyn) is a Raleigh, NC based Canadian guitarist and Alanna recording artist. Ed’s virtuosity includes Classical Spanish, Flamenco, and Flamenco Fusion genres. He has performed throughout North America as a soloist as well as an active member of the North Carolina Guitar Quartet and the Nuevo Flamenco ensemble the Paco Band. He has performed with the North Carolina Symphony, Raleigh Symphony, North Carolina Theater, North Carolina Bach Festival, and the Raleigh Ringers, along with his concert series at universities and colleges in the southeast, have established him as one of the region’s most sought-after performers.
Northbound is a relatively newly formed trio consisting of 2 guitarist (Steve Wright, Paul Richard) and gutarist/bass/banjo player (Kirk Bates) We started as a Canadian folk cover trio but have slowly transitioned to a more eclectic cover genre (folk, country, soft rock) Steve and Paul originated the band and Kirk joined later, adding bass, guitar, […]