Nathan East


Oral History Information

Interview Date
Job Title
Musician, Bassist

Nathan East began playing the bass following his introduction to soul music, which his uncle and father often played on the radio and from records.  Over his storied career, Nathan has been active in supporting music education programs, such as those created by NAMM.  In 2015, he was inducted into the TEC Hall of Fame, an honor he said “would be very hard to live up to, considering those who were inducted before.”