For years he’s been devoting himself to pursue innovative and experimental musical projects ( XYQuartet, Hyper+, ITACA 4et, CREI).
He also worked as an educator with the University Ca’ Foscari and as an artistic director with many other institutions for special projects (Jazz Area Metropolitana, Sile Jazz Festival, Musicafoscari.S. Servolo Jazz Fest).
Graduated at the Musikhochschule Graz, Austria he has finished his studies at the Conservatory Pedrollo of Castelfranco Veneto. Nicola has played among the others with Mark Murphy, Enrico Rava, Peter Erskine, Steve Swallaw, Carla Bley, Gerd Dudek, Evan Parker, Miles Okazaki, Samuel Blaser, François Houle, Nick Fraser performing in Italia, Austria, Swiss, Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia, Hungary, Germany, Great Britain, Belgium, Francie, Netherlands, Finland, Estonia, Poland, Perù, United States, Canada, Cina, Taiwan, Hong Kong.