Nicole Casino has performed with a number of award-winning DCI and WGI ensembles, including Pulse Percussion (2011-2013), RCC (2014-2015), Bluecoats (2011), and Blue Devils (2012-2013). She served as section leader for Pulse Percussion in 2013 and was the first female center snare for the Blue Devils that same year.
Nicole currently works as a percussionist and performer for the Disneyland Resort. She holds a Master of Arts from Berklee College of Music in Music Business and Global Entertainment.
Alongside her dynamic performing career, Nicole found a passion for percussion education, teaching all levels of ensembles across the world. Most notably, she has worked with Chino Hills High School, Vista Murrieta High School, Broken City, Blue Knights, and the Malmö Drum Corps of Malmö, Sweden.
She remains a consultant for ensembles around the globe in both the marching arts and the music business. She owns her own Artist Management and Label Services company, 92 Creatives and is active in the music industry. With a wide range of experiences, she has developed a unique style all her own and loves to inspire percussionists to create their own idea and tell their own story through their art.