Welcome to the website of

Steve Hunter

Composer - Elec Bassist -Arranger - Songwriter - Tuition




Mostly Steve enjoys one on one teaching. He has given lessons to literally hundreds of bass players over the last twenty years and continues today teaching from his home studio in Sydney.

His previous experience in the educational arena includes: writing the initial bass curriculum and heading the bass department at the Australian Institute of Music for the year of 1993. He's conducted master classes and workshops at the Hobart Conservatorium of Music, Farabi Music School - Jakarta, Nepean University, Canberra College of Music, Wangaratta Jazz Festival, Griffith University, the Border Jazz Club, University of Southern Queensland, The School of Contemporary Guitar, Box Hill College, the Lismore College of Music, Wollongong University, Sydney Conservatorium of Music and other educational institutions.

Steve Hunter was a bass columnist for 'Sonics' magazine from 1988 to 1992 and an occasional guest columnist for both 'Australian Guitar' and 'Australian Music Teacher' magazines.

He is also one of four bassists featured on the internationally distributed Australian instructional bass video - 'Bass Straight' and another Bass video called 'Bass Workshop'.


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