Steven Sluiter has studied jazz saxophone at the “Prins Claus Conservatory” Groningen, Holland. When he started playing in the “Stageband Jazz Orchestra” and the conservatory bigband he found his love for orchestral jazz music.
In 2012 he won the price for “Best Solo Player” at the international bigband contest in Hoofdorp.
He is currently the lead-alto player of Noordpool Orkest and The Northern European Jazz Orchestra.
Steven is the conducter of “Punk and Jazz Orchestra” , “Big Band Friesland” and “Stageband Jazz Orchestra” wich in 2013 won the international bigband contest in Enschede.
He composed and arranged for: “Stageband Jazz Orchestra”, “Noordpool Orkest”, Stichting Spring, Dutch Spirit Bigband, Punk and Jazz Orchestra, Big Mill Band, Bigband Friesland, Stadskabaal.