Modern and imaginative saxophonist, Nicolas Prost likes to associate classical and contemporary musics with improvisation, voice, gesture and electronics.
Prize-winner of prestigious Conservatoire de Paris and several international competitions of chamber music and chamber musician member with the Variances et Saxiana, Ensembles, Nicolas Prost is also main saxophonist of the famous Concerts Lamoureux Orchestra in Paris.
As a soloist, Nicolas Prost plays concertos with Mexico Philarmonie, European camerata of London, SO Bangkok, Suisse-Romande Orchestra, but also in France with Philarmonique de Strasbourg, Capitole de Toulouse orchestra, etc.
His rich discography receives numerous positive reviews. Nicolas Prost is very involved in the evolution of his instrument. He presented World Premiere performance of more than news 80 pieces – Connesson, Escaich, Pécou, Bacri, Zavaro, Hersant, Beffa, Emler, Lauba, Beytelman, Naon, Potter, Maalouf, Portal etc. Especialist of saxophone litterature, he also drafts numerous educational works and proposes the collection Saxiana –Billaudot , the serie Adolphe Sax Album -Lemoine and signs books saxophone et pédagogie, saxophone à la française and very essential repertoire for saxophonists.
At the same time as his concert activity, Nicolas Prost is teaching at St Maur Conservatoire, give lectures and Master-classes in Paris CNSM such as prestigious Universities throughout all Europe, Asia and Americas.
Nicolas Prost is supported by Yamaha Musique Europe