Brass Instructor, The Cadets
Nate earned his Bachelor's of Science in Music Education from the University of Maryland, College Park. He holds a Masters of Arts in Leadership in Teaching from the College of Notre Dame of Maryland. His principal instrument is the tuba. His public school instrumental music teaching career spans 18 years from the elementary through high school levels. Nate was a member of the 1991 Cadets of Bergen County, performing on contrabass. He served The Cadets on brass staff for the '95 and '96 seasons. From '98-2000 Nate taught brass at the Cavaliers, and then again in 2010 and '11. Outside of drum corps, his involvement with high school marching band spans 25 years. During that time he has been active as an instructor, drill designer, clinician and judge. Nate lives in Maryland with his wife Jenifer, and Parker their Chesapeake Bay Retriever puppy. He enjoys a regular rehearsal and performance schedule with his brass quintet. Nate is excited to again be working with the dedicated staff and students at The Cadets.