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Staff Sergeant Nathan McDonald

Staff Sergeant Nathan McDonald joined the United States Air Force Academy Band, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, in 2018. He currently performs as a percussionist with Concert Band, Marching Band, and Academy Winds. He also serves as a computer shop technician.


Nathan McDonald grew up in the capitol city of Iowa. He has been playing percussion for his whole life and enjoys performing with the Air Force Academy Band.




BM Music Education, Truman State University, Kirksville, Missouri