Nicolas Agullo is a young and charismatic artist from Argentina. Founder and conductor of the ensemblechange of contemporary music in Paris, he has worked with several international orchestras and ensembles such as the Ensemble intercontemporain, the Lucern Festival Academy Orchestra, the Freiburg Kammerphilharmonie (Germany) or Savaria Szimfonikus Zenekar (Hungary), Hurlingam, Vicente Lopez and Teatro Colon Academy Orchestra in Argentina. He is a regular guest conductor of the Orchestre et Choeur des Universités de Paris and Orchestre Français de flûtes in France or Ensemble Garage in Germany. From 2014 to 2016, he is the principal conductor of the Reims Champagne-Ardenne University Regional Orchestra in France.
Since 2014, he is part of the staff of the Cité de la musique - Philharmonie de Paris and works as a conductor for DEMOS project. He also offered masterclasses in UBA (Universidad de Buenos Aires), el Sistema in Bolivia or Cité de la Musique in Marseille (France).
Nicolas Agullo finished his studies in Orchestral Conducting at Universidad Católica Argentina in Buenos Aires. Based in Paris since 2011, he pursued his specialization in conducting with Zsolt Nagy, professor at the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et Danse de Paris and obtained the 1st Prize in conducting at the Regional Conservatory of the City of Reims in France with Rut Schereiner. He participates in Lucern Festival Academy 2015 and 2016, working with Matthias Pintscher, Susanna Mälkki and Alan Gilbert. He also worked with Maestro Peter Eötvös at the Bartok Festival, Royaumont and IRCAM.
As a representative musician of Argentinean and Latin American music, he is a regular guest of festivals and has performed in prestigious concert halls such as the Philharmonie de Paris, Grand Auditorium of the Palais des Festivals in Cannes, the Cité de la Musique in Marseille, La Cigale, Cervantes Institute and the Maison de l’Amérique Latine in Paris as well as in Spain, Italy, Germany, Belgium, Algeria and South America.
As part of its musicological research, the study "Repertoire and cultural influences of the municipal symphonic band of Concepcion in the twentieth century" was published in New studies on the Argentine music (EDUCA, Buenos Aires, 2009), which received special mention Konex Classical Music Award in 2009 and was presented at the International book Fair of Buenos Aires in 2010.