Brian Nichols


Year you joined the ECSO:2003

Brian Nichols has been 3rd Horn of the ECSO since 2003. He is also Principal Horn of the US Coast Guard Band. Brian graduated Magna Cum Laude in 1998 from the Florida State University . He has presented masterclasses at colleges and music festivals all across the country including UMass, Baylor, BYU, University of Minnesota, UConn, Brevard Music Center, Blue Lake Music Fine Arts Camp, and Interlochen to name a few. Brian has performed and served as a clinician at several Southeast and Northeast regional Horn workshops from Connecticut to North Carolina. Brian enjoys skiing, camping, mountain biking, and off-roading. He is married; has 3 kids and a golden retriever.