Private piano teacher in NYC since 2009 in both Jazz and Classical.
Bachelors Degree from NYU in Jazz Studies with a Minor in Economics.
New York based pianist, composer and arranger Steven F. has been called “a virtuoso and a highly communicative and creative musician” by Grammy award winning trumpeter Brian Lynch. Lynch goes on to say that “he is one of the brightest new talents to appear on the modern jazz horizon in some time.”
is truly making a name for himself as an artist to look out for. Since moving to New York City in 2009, Steven
has been afforded the opportunity of performing and collaborating with some of the most recognizable names in jazz at venues throughout the world. Notable performances include Jazz at Lincoln Center with Stefon Harris and Chris Potter, Rockefeller Center with Lenny Pickett, and the Blue Note NYC with Bryan Lynch. In the fall of 2011, Steven
was selected as a semifinalist to the prestigious Thelonious Monk Competition.
As Steven’s passion for music has grown, so has his penchant for writing. His original compositions and arrangements have been played around the world by artists such as Stefon Harris, Paul McCandless, Lenny Pickett, Bryan Lynch, Rich Perry, and Dave Pietro. Steven plans to release a full length album of original music in the Spring of 2014.