Applied Instructor of Jazz Drum Kit
Making his home in the Wichita, Kansas, Steve Hatfield is one of the most in demand musicians in the Midwest. For over 30 years, he has performed in almost every musical setting imaginable. Everything from various rock and jazz groups to the Wichita Symphony and Music Theatre Wichita. Steve has logged countless hours in recording studios performing on numerous albums and commercial jingles. Recently, he released his first album as a leader, “Just Be Wally” on Digital Boy Records.
Strongly dedicated to education, Steve serves as adjunct faculty at Wichita State University and maintains private studios at Midwest Drum & Percussion and Air House Music Academy. As an endorser for Stone Custom Drums, Zildjian Cymbals, Vic Firth Drumsticks, and Remo Drumheads, he has performed clinics and master classes throughout the Midwest as well as Canada and Mexico City. You can keep up with all of Steve’s musical activities by visiting his website: stevehatfield.com.