Steven graduated in 2006 at the Lemmens Institute in Leuven in the jazz department, where his teacher was Frank Vaganée. He was also taught by John Ruocco, Ben Sluijs and Tony Malaby, and he took workshops with Phil Woods, Dave Liebman, Bob Mintzer, Bill Carrothers, etc.
Steven is soprano-, alto- and tenorsaxophone player in his own trio and his quartet Sammy's On The Bowery. As a sideman he worked with the free-jazz trio: Mopti, Peter Hertmans Sextet, Louis Favre Group (a group of the French drummer Favre), MuchoGusto Bigband, Tuesdaynight Orchestra, Free Breathing Ensemble and Phusionculture.
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