Steve Power

 



Steve began his professional career at the age of 17 and since then he has worked extensively as a Musical Director/Keyboard player for many artists of popular music.


He has toured the world with pop stars such as:

Neil Diamond, Peter Andre, Boy George, Kim Wilde, Kylie, Belinda Carlisle, Heather Small, Paul Young, Rick Astley, Jason Donovan, Tony Hadley, Mark Almond, Midge Ure, Go West, Nik Kershaw, Howard Jones, Holly Johnson, Bananarama, Bonnie Tyler, Roland Gift, Hugh Cornwell, Jimmy Somerville, Journey, Steve Strange, Pepsi & Shirley, Kid Creole, ABC, T'pau, Toyah, Bucks Fizz, Chesney Hawkes, Gloria Gaynor The Supremes, The Pointer Sisters, The Real Thing, John Parr, Sinitta, Odyssey, 5 Star, Tavares, Starship, The Three Degrees, Candi Staton, Errol Brown, The Emotions, Sister Sledge, Rose RoyceThe Weather Girls, Boney M, Basil Brush & Sooty!


Steve also performed with Peter Kay on his sell out UK tour, playing 20 nights at the M.E.N. Arena and 10 nights at the O2 Arena, London playing with Rick Astley.


Steve is the current keyboardist with 80’s legends Kim Wilde & Rick Astley and performs regular gigs in the UK and abroad.


As well as this, Steve is also the Keyboard player in the house band for “Rewind” and “Here & Now” which are festival concerts featuring many artists of the 70’s & 80’s. He can be seen this year  performing at Scone Palace, Perth, Henley - on - Thames, and Capesthorne Hall, Cheshire over the summer months.


Please check the dates section for more information.


Along side the pop work, Steve is the Musical Supervisor for FFE, one of the UK’s biggest Pantomime companies, producing 10 pantomimes each year around the country in Glasgow, Manchester, Liverpool, Stoke, Bristol, Aylesbury, Wimbledon, Woking, Richmond and Milton Keynes. Steve composes and arranges all the music scores for each show as well as producing all the required click tracks.


At FFE many high profile artists from the field of entertainment have made their pantomime debut for FFE:

Jo Brand; Richard Wilson; Twiggy and Simon Callow to name but a few. FFE were also the first pantomime producers to entice American artists to appear in this very British genre, including Henry Winkler, Patrick Duffy, the late Mickey Rooney, Pamela Anderson, David Hasselhoff, Paul Michael Glaser, Steve Guttenberg and Priscilla Presley.





Keyboards - Musical Director - Arranger - Programmer - Producer