Steve Huffsteter

Duo: 6:30 to 8:30 // Steve Huffsteter Quartet: 9:00

Steve Huffsteter was a child prodgy, who started playing trumpet at 8 and played professionally while still in high school. He performed in most of the big name bands, including: Stan Kenton, Les Brown, Ray Charles, Louie Bellson, Toshiko Akiyoshi, Bill Holman – to mention just a few. In addition, Steve performed/and recorded with: Willie Bobo, Paulino DaCosta, Moacir Santos, Cecilia Coleman, Tony Bennett, Nat "King" Cole, Mel Torme, Ella Fitzgerald, Jack Jones, Diane Schurr, Natalie Cole, Julie Kelly, Mike Campbell, Dean Martin and many others. Steve has recorded more than 80 albums and CDs, including his own “Circles.”