Stephen Cervantes is a multi-instrumentalist who is exploring his Mexican and South American roots through music.
Joining the Chicano Theatre Movement, he contributed his music to El Teatro de la Gente de San Jose, El Teatro Compesino, El Teatro Visions, and to two works by playwright Cheri Moraga.
Stephen has toured throughout the country leading his own ensembles and with Dr. Loco and the Rockin' Jalapeno Band.
He has served as a California Arts Council Artist in Residence and created several multi cultural music programs and workshops for the greater San Francisco Bay Area and the Monterey Bay public schools.
Cervantes now lives in Shasta Lake.
For ShastaYama 2016, Stephen will perform interludes on pre-Columbian and pre-Hispanic instruments.