Nick Pierce, a recent graduate of the University of Colorado at Boulder with degrees in Music Education and Music Performance, arrived in Colorado Springs in the Fall of 2013. Since then he has been active as both an educator and a performer in the city. Nick currently works at the Mountain Vista Home School Academy, where he teaches music classes and directs the After-School Band. He is also on faculty at Lucci Music, where he teaches tuba, trombone, and euphonium lessons. When he isn’t teaching Nick performs frequently throughout Colorado Springs, appearing with the Chamber Orchestra of the Springs, the Pikes Peak Philharmonic, the Colorado Brass Arts Group, the Village 7 Brass Ensemble, and K-Jo with Strings Attached, in addition to assorted freelance engagements.