Steve is a classically trained cellist and Suzuki cello teacher. He has been playing for over twenty years and teaching for over ten. Some musical highlights include playing cello in the Arden Theatre’s production of Tulipomania and serving as Assistant Principal Cello on a tour through China with Camerata Philadelphia. Steven also plays with the Pennsylvania String Ensemble and a variety of other area ensembles including a folk-rock band from time to time.
Steve has played with the Wichita Symphony Orchestra, Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra, Lancaster Symphony Orchestra, Cayuga Chamber Orchestra, Opera in the Ozarks, College Light Opera Company, Allentown Symphony Orchestra, and Lehigh University Choral Arts; as well as with the Ozmodiar, Monocacy, and Loudermilk String Quartets. He has participated in Masterclasses with the Amadeus Trio, Larry Stromberg, and the Vermeer String Quartet. Steven has given solo recitals in Ithaca, NY; Wichita, KS; Allentown, PA; Frederick, MD; and Philadelphia, PA.