Founder & Artistic Director
Hailed by the New York Times as an “elegant soloist” with a sound “devotional with its liquid intensity,” Nathan is a composer, entrepreneur, and violist of the Attacca Quartet. Nathan has collaborated with many of the great artists of today including Björk, Itzhak Perlman, Sting, David Crosby, Becca Stevens, David Byrne, Trey Anastasio, Joshua Bell,
Jessie is passionate about using the arts as a springboard for personal transformation. Having served as both the Director of Development and Public Relations at Art Start and subsequently, the Development Director and Program Manager at Arts For All, Jessie has been committed to bringing arts education to under-served communities for the past several years.
Cellist Talia Dicker is a devoted arts advocate who is committed to improving our communities through access to the arts. A former member of the Civic Orchestra of Chicago’s MusiCorps Program for Music Education and Advocacy, she is dedicated to facilitating an artistic connection between her fellow advocates and the community-members most in need. Outside