As a solo cellist and member of Eighth Blackbird, Nick Photinos has had years of experience giving masterclasses, lessons, chamber coachings, composer readings, lectures on the business of music, and more at colleges and universities including the Curtis Institute of Music, Colburn Conservatory of Music, Oberlin Conservatory, Princeton University, New World Symphony, and many more.

As a conductor, Nick has lead ensembles of all sizes across the country in premieres and performances of new works, including at the Bang on a Can Summer Music Festival and at the Harris Theater, and has worked with soloists including the Hilliard Ensemble and pianist Karl Larsen.

For enquiries about activities at your school or for conducting engagements, please contact Nick via the contact page.