Concert Band Director
Private Trumpet Instructor
Educated at Western Washington University and Indiana University, Steve holds a BA in Music, and has performed for such organizations as the John F. Kennedy Center, the Seattle Symphony, the Washington State Arts Commission, Young Audiences, the Paramount and Fifth Avenue Theaters, Bochinche, and numerous Seattle-area groups in a wide range of musical styles. As the director of Bochinche, he has led this award-winning Tropical Latin Music ensemble through 28 years of performances and workshops for national tours, TV and radio appearances, recordings, school assemblies, and countless public and private concerts which have included his original compositions. Steve's recent activities include multiple appearances as a featured soloist and clinician in Brazil, jazz performances at Lincoln Center and on national tours, and several CD and soundtrack projects.