Steve Sandner Music

Jazz Pianist / Vocalist / Composer / Producer

About Steve

Steve Sandner Jazz Piano

Steve is a jazz pianist/vocalist formerly from Chicago, now living and working in Sedona, Arizona and Vanderbilt (northern) Michigan.

Steve is also a composer and producer, and he has released five CDs in his name.

Information on the upcoming re-releases will be available on this website and on his Facebook page

For information on booking gigs and events, please call 928-301-9678 or email

Read Steve's bio as it appeared in Chicago Jazz Magazine

The Sandner Blog

With Max Gail Sr., In Michigan

I met musical agent and businessman Max Gail, Sr., in November 1971, after driving through a snowstorm to get to his Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, home for an 8am appointment. He was looking for a piano player who could sing.

With Judy Roberts In Chicago and Arizona

I first saw Judy Roberts perform at the Back Room on Rush Street, Chicago, in 1975. In those days, Rush Street was crackling with entertainment, and Judy had one of the premiere Chicago bands. She sang and played an electronic keyboard, and her quintet had a hip jazz fusion style. I remember the musicians in …

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With Michael Brecker At Berklee

In the summer of 1967 Michael Brecker and I played together in a student combo.