Lee Stewart has been a successful pianist, vocalist,and composer performing in venues all over the United States and Canada for over 50 years. His classical piano studies gave him a solid foundation which he built upon after he fell in love with R&B, jazz, gospel and country as a kid growing up in Kansas City.
The artists who fired his imagination were Ray Charles, Mose Allison, Oscar Peterson, Bill Evans and others too numerous to mention from a wide spectrum of genres. Indeed Lee has played in nearly every genre over the years which has been a great asset in his career as a music producer . While living in the Bay Area Lee broadened his career to include recording engineering and production, and ran a successful singer/songwriter demo production facility at Connection Studios where he produced albums for Bay Area artists.
Over the years he has been privileged to perform with artists such as David Allen Coe, B.W. Stevenson, Barbara McNair, Steven Bishop, Johnny Mathis and opened for Kenny Loggins. He was a perennial favorite for many years at the Pebble Beach Lodge in Carmel, CA and has since then had a career of 27 years in Hawaii as an entertainer in the resort hotels fine restaurants on the
Big Island. He was a featured artist at Huggo’s in Kona for the 16 years, where he developed a large following.
Now based in Medford, Oregon, Lee continues to work as an engineer and producer in his home-based studio, Lakeland Enterprises, Inc.