Guitarist and chamber musician Steve Newbrough has performed across the United States in diverse venues, on television and radio. An eclectic musician, Steve has enjoyed performing in a variety of different genres including electric guitar with gospel choirs, abstract twentieth-century music with dancers, solo classical guitar, and touring the country as part of the internationally-acclaimed Minneapolis Guitar Quartet.
Steve began his guitar studies with Gordon Kreplin in Elizabeth City, NC. He received his Bachelor of Music degree from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts as a student of Joseph Pecoraro. In 2008, Steve received his Master of Music Degree in Classical Guitar Performance under Jeffrey Van at the University of Minnesota. He currently serves on the faculties of Clemson and Furman Universities. He is also the director of the Summit Academy of Music, an arts organization serving the WNC region. His latest endeavor is Video Guitar Glossary, a source for quick and accurate definitions of music terms.