Steven has been playing cello for 19 years. He trained under Dr. Valerie Walden. Steven has spent the past ten years performing in small ensembles for weddings and private parties. He was in the COS Cello Ensemble for two years. He also spent three seasons in both the Tulare County Symphony and the Fresno Grand Opera. He toured on and off for two years with the Fresno Grand Opera and played with such names as Johnny Mathis, Christian Chinowith, Audra McDonald, and Jackie Evancho. He has one-year experience teaching music privately, and is looking forward to many more.