Hammered Dulcimer Teacher (USA)
Stephen Humphries is the 2007 National Hammered Dulcimer Champion (USA), freelance percussionist, and music educator. At present, Stephen has released five albums as well as two instructional method books for students of the hammered dulcimer. Stephen, his wife, Taryn, and their son, Taylor, reside in Chattanooga, TN, where Stephen serves as the percussion instructor and instrumental music teacher at Silverdale Baptist Academy. In addition to this position, Stephen also teaches as an adjunct professor of percussion at Covenant College and keeps a private studio of percussion and hammered dulcimer students in and around the Chattanooga area.
Stephen is teaching at the Nonsuch Annual Weekend 2021.