Steve Lewandowski is one of the Midwest’s main go-to guitarists. Whether backing up major artists in concert or leading his own  groups in concerts and clubs, Steve has earned the respect of colleagues and fans alike as a passionate and intelligent musician.


“Lewandowski has the clean, biting tone of former Oscar Peterson sideman Herb Ellis” - Paul Kosidowski,

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

“Sophisticated, yet instantly accessible” -

Tom Surowicz, Minneapolis Star Tribune.

“Although all the soloists demonstrate professional expertise, guitarist Lewandowski’s confident surefootedness is especially impressive…” - David Franklin, Jazz Times Magazine.



“So many moods and colors on Definition, their crowning acheivment to date in a career that spans four decades.” - Bill Milkowski

Bill Milkowski is a contributor to Down Beat and Jazziz. He is also the author of “JACO: The Extraordinary and Tragic Life of Jaco Pastorius” and co-author of “Here And Now: The Autobiography of Pat Martino” (both on Backbeat Books)