New Ideas Chamber Orchestra NICO is a string ensemble known for their captivating and original performances. Playing from memory and mixing classical and pop idioms with non-traditional string instrument techniques the NICO creates sublime, ethereal and energetic musical experience.
“I like that beauty seems to be his guiding principle. It is what people are hungry for – music that has an element of peace. G. Gelgotas has a very unique and compelling compositional voice.”
An article about our latest recording of Kristjan Järvi's Nebula featured on Classical music news website Planet Hugill.
All three brand new videos from Metropolis Sessions at the Metropolis Studios in London are now available to watch on Youtube.
Great news! A story about NICO on BBC World Service!
One of the NICO highlights so far in 2017 - a recent return to London.