Alan Stewart took up clarinet and classical guitar at age 12 and gained a Diploma on the guitar at eighteen. The saxophone family followed soon after.
He has played live alongside many famous singers and bands including Imagination, Tom Robinson, Cliff Richard, George Michael and Bert Weedon, and has done recording sessions for Go West, Joe Strummer, Robin Millar, and Stock, Aitken and Waterman.
For TV he has worked on may entertainment shows for LWT, BBC TV, BBC Radios 1, 2 & 3, Capital Radio, and GLR. He has also recorded sessions for many and various TV commercials and documentaries.
His sporting interests include sailing, surfing and potholing, and he is particularly adept at fast catamaran sailing.