Stephen Harrison (cello) is cellist of the Ives Quartet and a member of the faculty at Stanford University. He was a founding member of the Stanford String Quartet and is former principal cellist of the Chamber Symphony of San Francisco. Harrison has been on the artist faculty of the Schlern International Music Festival in Italy and the Rocky Ridge Music Center in Colorado. Most recently he has served as principal cellist of the Mendocino Music Festival, coached at the San Diego Chamber Music Workshop and performed at the Telluride Chamber Music Festival. He joined the San Francisco Contemporary Music Players in 1984.