Ellen Foncannon Stephenson is a composer, pianist and music educator. Recordings include solo albums “Light Reflected” and “Winterwood: Finding Your Way Home” produced by Eric Schabaker of Winterwood Studios, founder of Bee Jay Recording in Orlando. His clients included Michael Jackson, Molly Hatchett and Petra.
Her signature choral piece “Cold and Fugue Season” (John Rich Music/Hal Leonard) has sold over a half- million copies and is performed world-wide. Her piano pieces are National Federation of Music Club choices. As a teacher and Artist in Education for Arkansas, she writes choral, instrumental, piano, organ and Boomwhacker works with the beauty of an artist and the understanding of an educator.
Ellen is an active part of the artistic community in the quaint Victorian village of Eureka Springs, AR. She is thankful for a life-long career in the music performance, education and business sectors including close collaboration with Craig Ramsell, inventor of Boomwhackers Musical Tubes. In the classroom, studio, convention hall or stage, music is always her language of choice.