Stephen Altoft

‘Stephen Altoft is an explorer who draws maps of musical terrain with his trumpet’   (Max Christie, The Whole Note)

Welcome to Stephen Altoft’s Website. On this website you will find many useful links, resources and downloads, we hope you enjoy having a look around!

Stephen Altoft is dedicated to the creation of new repertoire for the trumpet. As a solo artist, and with percussionist Lee Ferguson as duo Contour, he has given concerts throughout Asia, Europe, the United States and Canada.

He is particularly working on microtonal trumpets and microtonal flugelhorn, with Donald Bousted, as Microtonal Projects.

Recently Stephen and the composer, Pascale Criton, have begun a Virtual Partner Residency supported by the Goethe-Institut

Stephen’s new CD- RASP available here

Listen to Stephen on Bandcamp

Watch Stephen’s videos on YouTube