Nathan Sobieralski is a lecturer of music at California State University, Fresno, where he serves as the trumpet studio teacher. He also teaches private trumpet to Fresno Pacific University musicians. An active performer and educator in the US, Canada, Europe, and Asia, Sobieralski has taught all levels of public music education from first grade through high school. He has performed with the Vancouver Island Symphony, Okanagan Symphony, Prince George Symphony, Kamloops Symphony, British Columbia Chamber Orchestra, Gold Country Chamber Orchestra, Merced Symphony, Fresno Philharmonic, Fresno Grand Opera, Kings Symphony, Tulare County Symphony, and others. He has appeared as guest soloist with the Merced Symphony, Tulare County Symphony, Kings Symphony, Tule British Brass Band, Kingsburg Summer Band, and performed with the Debut Symphony in Los Angeles in a special performance for composer John Williams. He has recorded for radio and television broadcasts in the US and Canada, most notably as part of the soundtrack for “Hockey Night in Canada” for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Sobieralski holds degrees from CSU Fresno (B.A. 2002), University of British Columbia (M.M. 2004), and UCLA (D.M.A 2007). He has studied with Jens Lindeman, Larry Knopp, W. Ritchie Clendenin, Paul Shaghoian, Brian Recht, and Jim Kusserow.