Steve Lindeman is a jazz composer and keyboard player active in the Salt Lake City area. He is a professor of music theory in the Brigham Young University School of Music. He holds degrees in jazz studies (Indiana University), music theory (Queens College, CUNY), and theory/history (Rutgers). He has published books and articles concerned with the 19th-century piano concerto, and various aspects of jazz. He has performed with Bob Berg, Cecil Bridgewater, Milt Hinton, Kathy Kosins, Kitty Margolis, Andy Martin, John Mellencamp, Bob Mintzer, Bobby Shew, and others.