Nathaniel Stone currently attends Vanderbilt University and is a second year cello performance major with a minor in business from Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Nathaniel studies with Dr. Felix Wang and previously studied with Nancy Green in North Carolina. In his summers he has attended music festivals such as International Cello Institute, Green Mountain Chamber Music Festival, Ascent Cello Festival, and Bowdoin International Music Festival. He was also a member of the MYCO Chamber Music Program. Nathaniel was a winner of the 2023-24 Blair Concerto Competition.