Steven Bailey is a pianist of wide versatility, performing in and outside the San Francisco Bay Area as soloist, chamber and collaborative keyboardist. Steven has performed as concerto soloist with Symphony Parnassus, Diablo Symphony, UC-Davis Symphony, San Francisco Concerto Orchestra, and Magnificat Baroque Orchestra. He has performed with American Bach Soloists as guest soloist and continuo organist. He has collaborated with members of the Alexander, Arlekin and Sausalito quartets. He provided live musical accompaniment for SMUIN Ballet’s production of “Stravinsky Piano Pieces” and was featured on the San Francisco variety program “Mornings on Two” on FOX Network. He is the regular continuo player for the San Francisco Bach Choir.
Steven Bailey’s first solo CD recording, “The Art of the Opera Transcription”, features seven virtuoso operatic fantasies and paraphrases composed by the master Franz Liszt. Steven often ventures into the arena of impersonation as Blind Boy Grunt. Mr. Bailey holds a Master of Music degree in Piano performance from Boston University. He teaches at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music.
CMASH New American Chamber Music 5
Ann Moss and Steven Bailey with the Hausmann String Quartet