Steve Marchena has been a full-time professional musician and music educator for over thirty-five years, specializing in Classical, Rock, Jazz, and Blues styles. After graduating from Berklee College of Music in 2000 as a Guitar Performance Major, he became a founding member of The Back Bay Guitar Trio, and has since toured Europe and North America, with over thirty album credits to his name.
Steve is currently performing every week at Faneuil Hall, and has recently completed The Interdisciplinary Music Studies Degree Program through Berklee Online.
In 2004, Steve won the Northeast Regional Finals of Guitar Center's National Guitar Competition. In 2007 and 2008, he taught at Berklee College Of Music during Summer Guitar Sessions. In 2014, he received The Outstanding Arts Instructor Award from Bentley University in Waltham, MA.
Steve has recently performed with The Boston Modern Orchestra Project, The Cape Symphony, and The Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra.
Steve is an Ortega Guitars Artist. More information is available at www.stevemarchena.com