Nick Castonguay received his Bachelor of Music Degree from University of Minnesota in 2003. He recently attended UW-Milwaukee and received his Master of Music Degree in 2012. His primary instrument is trombone. He has taught for ten years at high schools in Minnesota and Wisconsin, most recently Whitefish Bay High School. Currently, he is the conductor of the West Allis Suburban Concert Band, performs with the Festival City Symphony, along with other professional groups around the city (Nightlife Rock Band).