Steven Larson, also known as STYVYN, is an American producer, composer, pianist and lyricist fluent in a wide variety of musical genres. Director of New Age of Reason Studios and the intellimagine creation lab, he produces a vast array of music for film, television, theater, bands and solo artists.
As classical pianist he has appeared on five continents as soloist and collaborative artist and has performed extensively with his wife, Greek mezzo-soprano Markella Hatziano in recital. His original compositions span a vast range of styles, from 20th-century classical avante garde to 21st-century dance and club music. He is particularly prolific compositionally in the genre of adult contemporary piano music, releasing his first album in this category in January of 2013 named Pianonymity. His classical piano obsessions focus primarily on Bach, including the Well-Tempered Clavier and Goldberg Variations, Beethoven, including the 32 Sonatas for Piano and the 5 Concertos for Piano and Orchestra and the works of Franz Liszt. He has released the classical album Prologue consisting of a 'dizzying array of virtuosic pieces for the piano' piano from Bach, Brahms, Debussy, Moszkowski, Granados, Liszt, and Rachmaninoff. His pop music contributions include The Magic of Reality, Ellada, OpeRADical, The Two of Us, Against the World and numerous other projects recorded by Markella Hatziano.