Center Music

Nico directs the Center Music worship team at Center Church in Irvine, CA. Their eclectic, nostalgic, and and cinematic sound uniquely fuses jazz, Latin, folk/Americana, and world music to tell the Gospel story.

The Nico Trio

The Nico Trio brings a healthy diet of instrumental jazz, blues, soul, funk, and Americana to the table. Featuring Will Gardner on bass and Danny Austin-Manning on drums, the trio puts a groovy spin on classic tunes and melodies.

The trio’s first EP, “Three Birds on a Wire,” was released in August 2020.

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Session Work

Nico’s musicianship is characterized by sensitivity to his fellow musicians, an awareness of genre/arrangement, and years of experience in diverse settings.

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