In 2005, Stuart graduated from the Australian National University, receiving a Bachelor of Music degree. During this time Stuart studied classical guitar, composition, improvisation and jazz performance.
Since then he has worked as a professional musician, performing and recording in various groups and musical settings as a band leader, featured soloist, sideman and session guitar player.
Stuart has been lucky enough to perform and collaborate with many of the greatest musicians in Australia, performing at countless gigs and festivals around the country.
This has included playing in jazz groups, professional musical theater productions, rock and country bands and even with symphony orchestras.
His debut album ‘Qualia’, which features exclusively original compositions, has regularly been featured and broadcast nationally on ABC Jazz radio (Australian Broadcasting Corporation).