Steve Griggs is a Seattle jazz saxophonist who recorded with drummer Elvin Jones and featured solos on the Halo 3: ODST video game soundtrack.
His musical arrangement of "Moonlight" by Henry Wordsworth Longfellow won a Longfellow Chorus Award of Distinction in the 2010 Composition Competition.
Steve earned a Bachelor of Music Arts in Saxophone Performance from the University of Illinois, a Masters of Business Administration from Pace University, and Certificates of Arts Management and Narrative Nonfiction from the University of Washington.
He is a member of the American Society of Composers, Arrangers, and Publishers (ASCAP), Chamber Music America (CMA), Jazz Journalists Association, Earshot Jazz.
Panama Hotel Jazz: Music Made from Memories http://panamahoteljazz.blogspot.com/
Joe Brazil Project http://joebrazilproject.blogspot.com/
Sound in Stone: Music in the Sculptures of James Washington http://soundinstone.blogspot.com/
Listen to Seattle http://listentoseattle.blogspot.com/
Visit www.stevegriggsmusic.com to read more about his music.