New Ideas Chamber Orchestra

Progressive classical music

AUGUSTA David DALIA Gediminas Auris Julija JUSTAS
"It is amazing how NICO makes their music so accessible and entertaining,
turning themselves into the modern classical music equivalent
of rock stars." - Concert Curator Jud Newborn

FUTURE EVENTS

NICO IN FRANCE: LA CIOTAT

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Add to Calendar 10/10/2018 20:30 10/10/2018 22:00 Europe/Vilnius NICO IN FRANCE: LA CIOTAT NICO présente son interprétation résolument iconoclaste du répertoire de la musique classique. Deux violons, un violoncelle, une contrebasse et un piano. Dans leur représentation atypique, les musiciens de NICO utilisent une technique qui intègre des éléments chorégraphiques détonants, pour une musique classique aérienne et énergique à la fois. Au programme : les compositions de Vivaldi, Richter, Gelgotas, Lauridsen et Bach. Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption, 13600 La Ciotat, France MM/DD/YYYY

NICO IN FRANCE: VILLA EPHRUSSI DE ROTHSCHILD

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Add to Calendar 11/10/2018 19:00 11/10/2018 20:45 Europe/Vilnius NICO IN FRANCE: VILLA EPHRUSSI DE ROTHSCHILD Baroness Ephrussi de Rothschild invites you to an intimate and elegant evening event, during which you will be able to enjoy the finest melodies from the classical music repertoire and a candlelit dinner with a view over the Mediterranean. The musical soirées provide guests with an opportunity to listen to classical music masterpieces in the sumptuous setting of the Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild. The intimate concerts immerse guests in the elegant atmosphere of the Côte d’Azur’s first winter residents and, in particular, Baroness de Rothschild’s guests.

The NICO quintet will perform its extremely original interpretation of the classical music repertoire. The group is comprised of two violinists, a cellist, a double bass player, and a pianist. In their atypical performance, the NICO musicians use a technique that integrates impressive choreographic elements, creating a classical music experience that is both ethereal and dynamic. The programme will include compositions by Vivaldi, Richter, Gelgotas, Lauridsen, and Bach.
Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild, 1 Avenue Ephrussi de Rothschild, 06230 Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, France MM/DD/YYYY

ABOUT US

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.

“G. Gelgotas has a very unique and compelling compositional voice.”
Composer – Terry Riley

“You are very original, wonderful performance!”
Composer and artist – Laurie Anderson


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NEWS

LAURIE ANDERSON: “YOU ARE VERY ORIGINAL!”

2018 October 31

"You are very original, wonderful performance!" - Laurie Anderson after hearing NICO.

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NICO OPENED THEIR 13TH CONCERT SEASON AT USEDOM MUSIC FESTIVAL

2018 October 31

NICO opened their XIIIth concert season at the prestigious Usedom Music Festival in Germany joined by cellist Vytautas Sondeckis.

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NICO PERFORMED FOR THE DALAI LAMA AND POPE FRANCIS

2018 October 31

In the last few months NICO performed for Dalai Lama and Pope Francis in Vilnius.

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NICO CLOSED THEIR 12TH CONCERT SEASON WITH MARI SAMUELSEN

2018 October 31

Gediminas Gelgotas and NICO closed their XIIth concert season with Mari Samuelsen at Midsummer Vilnius festival.

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New Ideas Chamber Orchestra NICO

E-mail: info@nicomusic.eu

 

NICO Artistic director

Gediminas GELGOTAS
E-mail: maestro@nicomusic.eu

Administrator | All enquiries

Aretas BOTYRIUS
Tel.: +370 682 33 809
+44 741 389 7479
E-mail: aretas@nicomusic.eu