Nichole Marek

Winds Woodwind/Visual Staff

Nichole Marek is a clarinetist going into her fifth and final year at Michigan State University studying music education. She marched Legends Drum and Bugle Corps in 2016-2017. She served as their first female tuba player in 2016 and tuba section leader in 2017. In 2017 Nicole also performed at Drum Corps International’s Performers Showcase where she placed 2nd in the clarinet category. Nicole has taught visual and music at Grosse Ile, Novi, and Parchment High School Marching Bands. Additionally, she has worked as an assistant teacher for Early Childhood Music classes at the MSU Community Music School. During her time at MSU she has played in Concert Orchestra, Symphony Band, Concert Band, and Clarinet Choir. This fall she will be playing tuba in the Spartan Marching Band. Nicole also rowed for the Michigan State Varsity Rowing Team for four years and was recently selected as Honorable Mention All-American.