Matthew Cole is an alumnus of the University of North Carolina Greensboro, where he studied under Dr. Dennis Askew and Dr. Justin Worley. Matthew is a graduate of the Minnesota Southeast Technical College and is now employed with Music & Arts as an Instrument Repair Technician. Matthew has performed in several ensembles while studying at UNCG, including the University Band, Symphonic Band, and the Wind Ensemble, serving as principal chair.
Matthew was a performing member of Carolina Crown through the years of 2012-2015 on euphonium. Matthew has had many international performing opportunities while at UNCG and while with Carolina Crown, including performances across Europe in Prague and the Czech Republic as well as Japan. Following the 2015 season, Matthew would go on to teach Legends Drum and Bugle Corps’ brass section from 2016-2019. This will be Matthew’s first summer with the Madison Scouts.