Nathaniel Lions is one of San Diego's most in demand musicians and performers.
A true living breathing guitar hero and vocalist with over 15 years of professional experience, Nathaniel can play it all and has shared the stage with numerous famous musicians nationally and internationally. Nathaniel got his start singing as a teen in South Africa with acapella group "Bokamosa" where he developed his natural sense of rhythm and a deep masculine baritone.
Nathaniel holds multiple Guitar and Music Degrees including a Performance Degree from the Musician's Institute in Hollywood, CA where he graduated at the top of his class, a Classical Composition Degree from Colorado College, and a Jazz Guitar Guitar Degree from The Player's School of Music in Clearwater, FL. Able to entertain for hours, Nathaniel's incredible voice and masterful guitar provide perfect accompaniment for parties, weddings, special events, festivals, summer concerts and more.
Nathaniel's guitar skills alone provide tasteful accompaniment for almost any event. Customizable song lists range from Top 40 Hits, Classic Rock, Oldies, Blues, R&B, Reggae, Jazz, Rock, Country, Hip Hop, Rap and everything in between.
Nathaniel is also a multi-instrumentalist who plays Ukulele, Drums, Bass, and Piano in addition to Acoustic and Electric Guitar. His One Man Band experience is like no other! He is also the Co-Band Leader, Lead Guitarist, and Vocalist of the award winning San Diego Rockin' Jazz Orchestra.
An independently contracted music teacher serving multiple San Diego Unified Public Elementary and High Schools, Nathaniel teaches music to 1000's of students a week during the school year; he is perfectly qualified and experienced to entertain younger audiences.
"Nathaniel is professional, accommodating, courteous, and incredibly talented. He provided the PERFECT music for our beach wedding in San Diego. Nathaniel absolutely captivated our guests with his effortless multi-instrumental arrangements and tasteful accompaniment. We highly recommend Nathaniel!"
-Jake and Tiffany
"Our son was thrilled to have Nathaniel Lions perform at his birthday party. Nathaniel's selection of songs for kids is outstanding. He had the kids singing along and dancing, we couldn't believe our son knew the words to some of the songs! We loved Nathaniel."
-Maria and Ernie