Steve Metcalf grew up in Raleigh, North Carolina, and began his studies under the tutelage of North Carolina Symphony member Craig Brown at age 13. Steve went on to attend Indiana University under the instruction of Professor Emeritus Lawrence Hurst and received his Bachelor's of Music. Upon graduating from Indiana, Steve moved to Los Angeles to continue his graduate studies with Peter Lloyd at the Colburn Conservatory, where he received a Professional Studies Certificate. In his free time, Steve likes to enjoy the merits of living in Colorado, which include climbing, skiing, trail running, and backpacking.