"He is one of the very best students, the most talented instrumentalist, equally adept at both fiddle and mandolin, I've had in my tenure" ~ALAN MUNDE

 "That boy is playing in the league of some of the best fiddle players I have worked with...and I have worked with Byron Berline, Kenny Baker, Dale Morris and Jim Chancellor, among others."~ WAYNE SHRUBSALL

Educational credits include study under JOE CARR, VALERIE RYALS, ALAN MUNDE and receiving an Associate of Arts in Commercial Music from SOUTH PLAINS COLLEGE in Levelland, TX.  Some of NATE’s recordings include: 

CASEY JAMES PRESTWOOD and the BURNING ANGELS: “Honky Tonk Bastard World” (2013); THE HARD ROAD TRIO: “Monticello” (2012); DAVID RICHEY: “No Peace Of Mind” (2011); STEVE SMITH, CHRIS SANDERS, AND HARD ROAD: “Signs Along The Road” (2009); STEVE SMITH AND HARD ROAD: “Only So Fast” (2008); and THE ALAN MUNDE GAZETTE: “Made To Last” (2008).