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Classes taught: MUSC 100, MUSC 115, MUSC 147, MUSC 196, MUSC 204, MUSC 205, MUSC 296, MUSC&141, MUSC&142, MUSTC143
Steve Kim is a bassist, composer and educator, based in Seattle, Washington, USA .
His credits include live and recorded performances with Larry Coryell & Alphonse Mouzon as part of The Eleventh House , Don Mock, Carter Jefferson, Dave Valentine, Jim Brock, Van Manakas, Jeff Simmons, Jay Thomas, Scott Cossu, Jon Jang and singer-songwriter Eric Fridrich .
He served as a cultural ambassador representing the City of Seattle in Kobe, Japan, and was honored as a Centennial Artist during the Washington State Centennial Celebration. In 2007 he returned to Japan, touring with guitarist Brian Nova & Vibraphonist Kiyoko Ami.
He studied with bassists Ray Brown and Gary Peacock and improvisation / composition with the late pianist and composer Charlie Banacos .
He appears on solo release ” In Deep Owl ” by Soundgarden bassist Ben Sheppard.
He was named a recipient of The Evergreen State College 2015-16 Teacher Excellence Award.