Donald Steininger



       DOB:                         11-11-68

       Birthplace:                 Kokomo, IN

       Current Res.:                     Kokomo, IN

Instruments Played:    Guitar and Bass




Started playing guitar at the age of 7.  Started playing bass in first band consisting of high school friends at the age of 13.  Played rhythm guitar for 3 years with Necrophilia in numerous Rockland County, N.Y. clubs while attending college and earning a degree in electronics with a minor in audio production.  After college he moved back to Kokomo and played in a variety of bands consisting of a variety of musical styles.  He played lead guitar with Matt & the Others for one and a half years; playing in various clubs and bars in the Northern Indiana, Southern Michigan area.  In 2003 he formed Tessin, and again playing lead guitar, his music style changed from the former country sound to a newer more upbeat dance style.