Steve started out in high school as a rocker, playing covers of Led Zeppelin, Rush, Pink Floyd, ACDC and the like.
After high school Steve started studying classical guitar and graduated with a degree in classical guitar performance from the University of Minnesota in 1992.
After college, Steve played solo classical guitar gigs in addition to being the guitar player for a contemporary Christian band in Minneapolis.
In 1994 Steve moved to Chicago where he continues to play and write Contemporary Christian and Inspirational music and solo classical guitar instrumental music. He's been known to write some hard rockin' instrumental music from time to time as well...when the kids are sleepin...