Dave Stewart has been a hobbyist in music all his life. He has played guitar in bands and written songs since he was about 14 years old. Starting out as a rocker, over the years he has gotten into other music, jazz, bluegrass, folk, and more recently country. Living in the mountains of Western NC he got "bluegrassified" and also learned the banjo and mandolin. Now he is using all 3 instruments in all types of music. He is working on his first album now, using public domain songs as well as ones he's written. He is available as a solo musician for events.