Steven Slagg

Freelance Song Writer & Article Writer

Location:East Peoria, Illinois, United States
2 Skills
Youngest Son
January 2011 – Present (1 year 1 month) Chicago, IL

Singer/songwriter performing in the Chicago area. Release songs on a website alongside original blog posts and artwork by visual collaborators. Debut piano-and-voice EP Pigshit & Glowing released April 2011. Full-length, full band album All Saints' Day to be released late 2012.
Pianist and Vocalist
January 2011 – Present (1 year 1 month) Chicago, IL

Session player and live collaborator with Little Birdie Storybook and Gabriel Ellison RiCharde. Improvisational accompanist, on piano and synthesizer, for improv comedy troupes Faux Posse and Marty & Tim. Prepare, arrange and perform contemporary, classical and sacred music at weddings.
Writer and Speaker
January 2011 – Present (1 year 1 month) Chicago, IL

Music writing published in Popmatters and Relevant. Manage personal blog about issues of faith and sexuality. Keynote speaker at Evangelicals Concerned's 2012 ConnECtion.
Family Room Specialist
Apple Inc.
Public Company; 10,001+ employees; AAPL; Computer Software industry
June 2010 – Present (1 year 8 months) Oakbrook, IL

Collaborate with customers to discover how Apple products and services can meet their needs. Serve as Apple's point of contact for business customers. Using example and metaphor, train customers in the use of technology. Fix broken iPhones.
Interim Contemporary Worship Leader
First Presbyterian Church, Glen Ellyn IL
March 2011 – June 2011 (4 months) Glen Ellyn, IL

Prepared and arranged worship music for contemporary worship band settings. Led weekly practices and taught music to volunteer musicians.
Media Production Assistant
Wheaton College
Educational Institution; 501-1000 employees; Higher Education industry
August 2006 – December 2009 (3 years 5 months)

August 2007 – December 2007 (5 months) Wheaton, IL

Restructured the club to be as professional as it was funny. Represented the club to stuffy college deans and Chicago improv gurus.
Skills (2) Rating
Song Writing
Article Writing