Steve Kaiser is a guitarist, composer, and educator based in Chicago, Illinois.  Involved in the city’s vibrant jazz, experimental, and improvised music scenes, Steve has performed with artists such as Scott Angst, Paul Abella, Luc Parcell, Preyas Roy, and Devin Foster, among others.

Since 2013, Steve has been an instructor of guitar, bass, banjo, mandolin, ukulele, and piano at The Music Room in Palatine, Illinois.

He holds an M.A. in guitar performance and a B.M. in jazz studies from Eastern Illinois University, where he studied with Scott Hesse.