Stephen Katz composes for film, dance, and theater for hire.
His score for Ezra Bookstein's The Rich Have Their Own Photographers won the Jury Prize Gold Medal for Best Impact of Music in a Documentary at the Park City Film Music Festival. His other film scores include Two Square Miles, a film about Hudson, NY, which has been broadcast nationally on PBS/Independent Lens. His performances have been broadcast on PRI’s Performance Today.
Stephen's has performed his dance scores in Boston, Chicago, Miami, San Francisco, New York City, Rio de Janeiro, and Brasília, Brazil. He was composer/music director for IMBOLC RIVERFIRE (2019), an epic, festival celebration held in Hudson, NY. A native of San Francisco, Stephen received a Master of Music degree from the Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music and lives in Western Massachusetts.