November 9, 2010 § Leave a comment
Steve Down is a performer, session guitarist, composer, and teacher. He graduated from Southampton University in 2006 with a First Class Honors degree in Music. While he was there he was the guitarist for the Southampton University Jazz Orchestra and the University Gospel Choir. He performs original material with Nu-Jazz trio, The Swiss (a Southampton-based Jazz/Fusion band) and regularly takes composition commissions.
His session credits include: Joss Stone, Jonathan Joseph [Pat Metheny, Ricky Martin], Marco Migliari [Peter Gabriel/Stereophonics], Real World Studios, Matthew Scott, Channel 4, Guy Pratt [Pink Floyd], The National Theatre, Keith Emerson, KU records, Chiwawa Records and have performed in UK, France, Germany, Switzerland and Italy.
As a teacher he lectures composition at Taunton College of Arts and from music theory up to performance for ISCA Media College of Arts.
With Katarina Homberg, he co-runs Grand Avenue Music, a successful Brighton-based function band which performs across the UK.
Contact: Steve Down
Telephone: 07912 697786
Address: 5 St. Anne’s Road, Exeter EX1 2QD