Nicolas Auriault

Nicolas Auriault

Profile:
French trumpet and flute player.
Nicolas Auriault studied flute and singing at Poitiers Conservatory of Music. He joined several traditional vocal groups in Madagascar, studied Solfa (Anglican melodic and rhythmic reading) and the trumpet in Cuba. In 1993, he won the "Jeunesses Musicales de France" in Paris with his group in which he composes and sings. He accompanies Mano Solo for 5 years and also played with Alpha Blondy, Samia Farah, Amadou & Mariam, Idir, Zebda, Geoffrey Oryema, Lhasa...
Nicolas has had many stage experiences in France (Olympia, Bataclan, Zenith, Francofolies, Vieilles Charrues, ....) and during his various tours abroad (Canada, Colombia, Brazil, Niger, Madagascar, Morocco ...).
In 2005, one of his compositions is chosen by France Television for "Tout le sport en direct".
In 2006 he founded his own world-music band "NICOMAD". Voted "New Talent" by the RMC radio emission of Jean Jacques Bourdin in 2007, he will also see the clip of "Madagascar La Reine" (one of his composition) becoming the audiovisual and musical support of the international airline of Madagascar (Air Madagascar). In 2008, new clip and new title among the Top 50 in Madagascar. The same year he accompanied international Malagasy artist Joajoby at the Olympia Hall for three months in September.
In 2009, he joined El Super Mini Combo Nacional as trumpet, trombone, flute and backing vocalist.
In 2011 he joined François Cahen's band that became the Faton Cahen Quintet with his arrival.
Nicolas Auriault is currently a member of Noujoum Gnawa.
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Nicolas Auriault Discography

Instruments & Performance

0083662FAC Color Humano (2) Color Humano (2) - Burundanga(CD, Album) Facedown 0083662FAC Spain 1999 Sell This Version
Samia Farah Samia Farah - Samia Farah (Album) Small France 1999 Sell This Version
Mano Solo Mano Solo - Dehors (Album) EastWest France 2000 Sell This Version
8573-80213-2 Cherif M'Baw Cherif M'Baw - Kham Kham(CD, Album) Detour (3) 8573-80213-2 Europe 2000 Sell This Version
Amadou & Mariam Poulo Amadou & Mariam - Wati (Album) Universal Music Jazz France US 2002 Sell This Version
027 48044 2 Mano Solo Mano Solo - La Marche(CD, Album, Dig + DVD) EastWest 027 48044 2 France 2002 Sell This Version
PRO15436 Amadou & Mariam Amadou & Mariam - Sénégal Fast-Food(CD, Single, Promo) Radio Bemba PRO15436 Europe 2004 Sell This Version
Amadou & Mariam Sénégal Fast Food Amadou & Mariam - Dimanche À Bamako (Album) Because Music UK 2004 Sell This Version
CTY001 El Super Mini Combo Nacional Mira Flores El Super Mini Combo Nacional - El Super Mini Combo Nacional(CD, Album, Dig) Mini Combo Records CTY001 France 2009 Sell This Version
CTY-LP001 El Super Mini Combo Nacional Mira Flores El Super Mini Combo Nacional - El Super Mini Combo Nacional(LP) Mini Combo Records CTY-LP001 France 2010 Sell This Version
GW 3145 Faton Cahen Quintet Faton Cahen Quintet - Amalgama(CD, Album) Great Winds GW 3145 France 2011 Sell This Version
none Zoufris Maracas Feiajon Zoufris Maracas - Prison Dorée(CD, Album) Chapter Two, Wagram Music none France 2012 Sell This Version
none Amalgama (5), Faton Cahen*, François Causse Amalgama (5), Faton Cahen*, François Causse - "Live" Au Grand Casino De Forges Les Eaux(DVD-V) La Seine TV, Label Liberté none France 2012 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

none Amalgama (5), Faton Cahen*, François Causse Impro Chatam Amalgama (5), Faton Cahen*, François Causse - "Live" Au Grand Casino De Forges Les Eaux(DVD-V) La Seine TV, Label Liberté none France 2012 Sell This Version
842672 Hugues Le Bars Hugues Le Bars - Ettoo(CD, Album) Famille Patakes 842672 France 2013 Sell This Version