Thompson, Stephen (Steve)

Author & Composer

A professional band director and music producer who has combined with some well-known rock musicians, and since the early 1980s with Graham Kendrick. He has worked in over 60 countries including Egypt, S Africa, S Korea and the USA, producing albums in Chinese, German, French and several other languages. One of the earliest black UK author/composers to be represented in this field, he is married to the singer Velveta (Vel) Thompson who formed Berakah Music International; Together they are involved in recording production, music lessons and teaching seminars, and belong to the City Gates Elim Ch in Ilford, Essex. No.207.