Steve has been playing in Big bands continuously since the age of 14 including bands led by Bob Coassin, Ralph Pyl, Judy Bailey's "Jazz Connection", "Swing Thing" big band, "Jive at Five" big band, and now "Swing City".
Steve has performed with many of these bands (as well as smaller combos) at Manly's Jazz and Food & wine festivals.
Steve studied Jazz at Sydney Conservatorium of Music - learning from Col Loughnan and Gordon Brisker.
Toured Perth with "Swing Thing"
Played saxes, clarinet, and flute in the show bands on both Fair Princess, and Norwegian Star cruise ships. Norwegian Star for three months.
Currently playing in numerous bands around Sydney, regularly appearing with "Slewfoot" popping out his funky baritone sounds, as well as teaching sax and clarinet both privately and in local schools.
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