Bachelor's of Arts in Music from Truman State University, MM University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Classical, Jazz, Musical Theater
Cantor/Bass Section Leader at St. Mary's Basilica, Paid Singer with National Cathedral, Pro-Comp with Cathedral Choral Society
About Nate Buttram
Nate Buttram is originally from Camdenton, MO (Lake of the Ozarks). Nate completed his Bachelor of Music-Vocal Concentration in 2014 from Truman State University and received a Masters of Music-Vocal Performance and Literature at the University of Illinois in 2017. Nate has performed several roles, the most recent of which include: Sid in Albert Herring by Benjamin Britten, Nerone in L’incornazione di Poppea by Giancarlo Monteverdi, Demetrius in A Midsummer Night’s Dream by Benjamin Britten, Claudio in Beatrice et Benedict by Hector Berlioz, and Gregorio in Romeo et Juliet by Gounod. He has had experience as a soloist in L’enfant du Christ by Hector Berlioz Carmina Burana by Carl Orff, Mozart’s Mass in C minor KV 427, and Bach’s Cantata KV 728. Nate has been the recipient of many awards including an encouragement award from the Chicago region of the MET Competition in 2016 and multiple awards from the NATS competitions including several 1st place awards in various divisions. Nate was also a National semi-finalist in the NATS competition in 2014. Nate began teaching voice while at Truman State and has maintained a steady studio since 2014.