Steve Bellamy has engineered or produced more than 200 commercial recordings for several labels and has worked with artists from Canada, the USA, South America, and Europe. He has credits on many JUNO winning and nominated albums and is the founder of Addo Records. Musicians he has worked with include Dave Douglas, Steve Swallow, Donny McCaslin, John Stetch, Kirk MacDonald, Mike Downes, Ted Quinlan, Brian Dickinson, Chet Doxas, Jim Doxas, Kieran Overs, Anton Kuerti, Isabel Bayrakdarian, James Ehnes, the Gryphon Trio, Tafelmusik, Kenny Wheeler, Joe Lovano, Kenny Werner, Edgar Meyer, and Sheila Jordan.
Amongst the albums he has engineered and produced are six JUNO winning albums and more than 25 JUNO nominated albums. In 2018, Mike Downes's album, Root Structure, received the JUNO award for Jazz Album of the Year: Solo. In 2015, Kirk MacDonald's album, Vista Obscura received the JUNO award for Jazz Album of the Year: Solo, and in 2014, Mike Downes's album, Ripple Effect, received the JUNO award for Traditional Jazz Album of the Year.
Steve Bellamy has held teaching positions at McGill University, the University of Hartford, The Banff Centre, and Humber College. He holds a Master of Music degree from McGill University, a Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Prince Edward Island, an Advanced Executive Certificate from the Queen's School of Business, and is completing his PhD research at York University. He is dean for the School of Creative & Performing Arts at Humber College in Toronto.