Gerald Stephens is a Memphis pianist, keyboardist, music teacher and composer who plays all styles of music. He has a 20-plus year performing career based in the Memphis, TN area. In 2013, Gerald released Cycles, the first ever album consisting solely of his own music. Gerald received his Bachelor's Degree in Recording Technology from University of Memphis in 1995, and his Master's Degree in Piano Performance in 2014, also from U of M. He is professor of jazz piano at Rhodes College, and performs regularly with many bands and projects in and around the Memphis area.
All gigs are currently cancelled and/or postponed due to the COVID-19 quarantine.
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In July of 2013, after many years as sideman and musical colloborator (see Bio for details), Gerald released Cycles, his first ever album as a leader, and the first complete album consisting solely of his own compositions. Many of Memphis' finest musicians are featured in several combinations to fully realize Gerald's music.