A lifelong musician, Nicholas Nolte studied voice at Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois. He holds the music director position for the Dewitt United Methodist Church, and is a member of the Quad City Choral Arts under the direction of John Hurty. In addition to his professional choral experience, he has performed solo work within the United States and abroad. Nicholas has also performed previously in South Pacific and Children of Eden with Countryside Theater. Competitively, Nicholas has placed in many vocal competitions including 1st place in the regional NATS Voice competition. He lives in Rock Island with his wife, Liz, and his dog, Max.