Steve’s music has integrity & depth. – Dave Brubeck
Pianist Steve Barta has stayed true to his creative path for 30 years as a composer, recording artist, author, educator and speaker. He has performed his original works as a solo artist, with jazz ensembles, and symphony orchestras. Don’t miss this free concert!
Watch the Steve Barta Trio with Theodosii Spassov performing “Top Hat” in Santa Fe, NM:
Grammy Nominated Pianist, Composer, Arranger, Producer, Educator, Author
Pianist Steve Barta has stayed true to his creative path for over thirty years as a Composer, Recording Artist, Producer, Author, Educator and Speaker. He has performed his original works as a solo artist with jazz ensembles and symphony orchestras. His contribution to the world of music includes fourteen recordings that reflect his many influences, particularly Brazilian, Jazz and Classical.
Steve has released fourteen recordings to date. He has worked and/or recorded with Al Jarreau, Hubert Laws, Herbie Mann, Dori Caymmi, B.B. King, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Paulinho da Costa, Dave Valentin and many more. His recordings are available worldwide via SteveBartaMusic.com, iTunes, Amazon.com, and CD Baby.
Mr. Barta is a music educator with over thirty years of experience teaching intermediate to advanced students, educators and professional musicians. Special areas of instruction for private students, clinics and Master Classes are Music Interpretation, Improvisation, Arranging and Composition.
Steve is a curious blend of Aaron Copeland and Antonio Carlos Jobim.
– Herbie Mann