Nate has performed professionally on (or near) seven continents in rock clubs, private parties, cruise ships, concert halls, and places of worship.  Nate has shared the stage with various rock, pop, funk, blues, R&B, jazz and classical ensembles, notably with soul singer, Clem Curtis of The Foundations ("Build Me Up, Buttercup"), Broadway star, Lorna Luft (daughter of Judy Garland), and pop rock duo, Journey South (UK X-Factor).  

Nate attended the Oberlin College Conservatory, studying with Peter Dominguez and Tom Sperl.  Described by the Oberlin Review as having “high-quality musicianship” and creating “chest vibrating bass-lines,” Nate was featured in Oberlin’s Wind and critically acclaimed Contemporary Music Ensembles on electric bass. He also taught credited electric bass lessons for the Conservatory.