Nathanael is a guitarist fluent in many styles. Fascinated with music from around the world, he mixes jazz improvisation, popular music styles, Latin rhythms, and ideas from the classical repertoire.This intense curiosity shines through his work, whether it be solo guitar compositions, collaborative improvisation with his group NKG, or helping his students discover their own passions.
In 2014, Nathanael earned a bachelor's degree in guitar performance from McNally Smith College of Music in St Paul, MN. While studying, he started teaching music lessons professionally as well as performing with groups such as: The Jake Brisson Band, The Authority Figures, and the Nathanael Koenig Jazz Trio.
Now based out of Brooklyn, NY, Nathanael performs regularly with his original jazz group, NGK, and with various other acts. Along with that, he teaches a variety of music classes and private lessons around the New York area.