Luke Stewart is a NYC/DC-based musician and organizer, with a strong presence in the national and international music community. His regular ensembles include Irreversible Entanglements, Blacks’ Myths, Heroes are Gang Leaders, and an array of continued collaborative projects with many others. He is noted in Downbeat Magazine in 2020 as one of “25 Most Influential Jazz Artists” of his generation. In 2019, Luke collaborated with Arts for Art in hosting the first ever “Free Jazz Convention” to share resources and strategies among the community.