Nathan Lain

Adjunct Professor
College of Arts and Sciences
School of Music
BA (Music Composition), 2018, Olivet Nazarene University

Nathan Lain is a music producer, songwriter, composer and worship leader. Professor Lain teaches recording arts and music technology courses in the recently installed Reddick Studios. He instructs the Tiger Marching Band percussion section and directs Apollo Choir. In 2018, Lain earned a bachelor’s degree in Music Composition from Olivet Nazarene University, where he studied upright bass with Stacy McMichael. He is currently pursuing a master’s degree in Music Production from Berklee Online.

He has been recording and producing music since 2015. First with an emphasis on his compositions and songs and then branching out to work with independent artists. Nathan’s work as a worship leader and songwriter allowed him to travel around the Midwest over the last decade performing at churches and events. With a passion for seeing worship grow in the church, Lain works to help churches and worship leaders develop their ministries. He is the president of the non-profit ministry People of Freedom and a self-published writer for the devotional Abiding Daily.

Nathan and his wife, Erin are active worship leaders recording their original music with their worship band. They have a son named, Clinton and live in Kankakee, Illinois.