stevejabas@churchstreetschool.org

Steve Jabas is a talented guitarist, producer, composer, arranger and teacher based in New York City.
He holds a BFA in music from the University of Minnesota, and has taught guitar, bass, music improvisation and music technology for over 15 years.

Music has taken Steve across the country and the world; he has performed and traveled to over 30 countries while working as Musical Director for Norwegian Cruise Line.

Steve can now be seen and heard performing with a variety of groups in NYC, including performances with The Stingers, Josh Charles, Hot Peas ‘N Butter (seen on Nickelodeon & Noggin TV Networks; and recipient of the Parents Choice Award for best Children’s Band for 2006, ‘08 and ’09), Allison Scola, Vaya! and the acclaimed improvised comedy-musical Baby Wants Candy. In addition, Steve has composed songs and scores for short films and independent features.  Recently he produced the self-titled debut album for singer/songwriter Josh Charles, including the song “Healing Time” who’s proceeds benefited the rebuilding effort in the gulf region following hurricane Katrina and other recent disasters.