Nicolas Stephan - Syos

Nicolas Stephan

Syos work is interesting because it mixes a new technologic expertise - in mutation - and a great sensitivity to the musicians expectations/aspirations. The process which led to the mouthpiece I am playing today taught me a lot and is very introspective for a saxophonist because it forces him to formulate and define what he is looking for and all along the steps to correct and sharpen an acoustic desire which is a team work between the musician – his aspirations, qualities and defaults – and Syos team represented by Maxime and Pauline. As often the path you take to reach the goal is as important as the goal itself.


Musician, composer and improvisator he plays saxophone and composes for « de la violence dans les détails », Unklar, Surnatural Orchestra, Ars circa Musicae. He sings sometimes and writes novels and songs when he feels inspired.