Somewhere on the Colorado plains

Nathan Howe peeks out from behind a tuft of tall, golden prairie grass.
His extended hand grasps a melody mid-flight and slaps it onto the page, still writhing.
"This is a good day," he murmurs. "A very good day."

Have you heard the music yet?

As a composer, Nathan Howe specializes in choral and string orchestra music and art song. He is also very active in sacred music, writing choral anthems, hymns, and contemporary religious solos.
Works by Nathan Howe have been published or distributed by Shawnee Press, Jackman Universe, MusicSpoke, and Holy Sheet Music. He also self-publishes many pieces through


In over a decade as a professional educator, Nathan Howe has taught students from Kindergarten to college. He has taught elementary and secondary music, elementary English, speech and debate, drama, adult basic education, and private lessons. He is currently working in higher education.

Education Consultant

Nathan Howe provides consultation services for schools and other organizations in the arts and education sectors. His specialties include arts integration, educational technology training for teachers, and curriculum and assessment strategic planning for arts education programs. He holds a Bachelor of Music Education degree from the University of Northern Colorado and a Master of Science degree in Educational Leadership from Western Governors University.


From poetry and lyrics to academic papers, articles, book manuscripts and blogs, Nathan Howe's writing adds value and encourages audience engagement.

What can Nathan Howe do for you?

Need commissioned music? Have a consulting opportunity? Want help bringing your great idea to life?