Nicolas Martynciow studied percussion with Claude Giot and Philippe Boisson at the Saint- Etienne Conservatory, his hometown. Having perfected with Francis Brana at the Creteil Conservatory, he entered the Paris National Superior Danse and Music Conservatory in the class of Jacques Delécluse. He will come out in 1990 with the 1st price of Percussion and Chamber Music.
Snare Drum Solo at the Paris Orchestra (dir. : Paavo Järvi ) , he played under the direction of renowned conductors such as Pierre Boulez, Valery Gergiev, Carlo Maria Giulini, Bernard Haitink, Lorin Maazel, George Prêtre or Sir Geog Solti.
As a chamber musician, he performs regularly with the formation Carpe Diem (dir. Jean- Pierre Arnaud).
He has collaborated on many records with the Paris Orchestra and the formation Carpe Diem.
Composer, he manages a collection at the Editions Gérard Billaudot. His pieces are performed worldwide.
Holder of the Certificate of Aptitude as a percussion teacher, he teaches percussion at the Créteil Conservatory and is in charge of courses in orchestral percussion at the Paris National Superior Danse and Music Conservatory.
Nicolas Martynciow Signatures Models
« I designed these two models with RESTA-JAY Compagny to play from the snare drum to the orchestra. I wanted to gain weight and density so I could get a beautiful sound, whether by playing on skin, on the circle, on rimshot but also by simply hitting them against each other. »