Saxophone artist Noa Mick brings a fresh and unique sound to the contemporary music world. Using interdisciplinary collaborations with video artists and sound engineers, theater, dance, innovative concepts, and leading composers, she presents new interpretations of contemporary music in her way.
Being a musical entrepreneur, Noa founded several ensembles, including Duo Alto (saxophone-flute) and Henri Selmer Paris Artist, Ensemble du Bout du Monde (saxophone quartet). Noa has collaborated with world-class composers such as George Aperghis, François Rossé, Robert Lemay, Paul Mefano, and Jean-Pierre Drouet, and is also currently working with young and upcoming composers such as Yair Klartag, Sivan Eldar and Sina Fallahzadeh, graduates of the IRCAM center.
Over the past several years, as a part of her chamber music and soloist work, Noa was invited to perform in Tzlil Meudcan festival (Tel-Aviv, Israel), Linea Ensemble’s summer academy (Strasbourg, France), Schwetzingen Festival (Schwetzingen, Germany), Sound Plasma Festival (Tallinn, Estonia), Kuraia Festival (Bilbao, Spain), Musik21 (Hannover, Germany) and the CEME academy festival of Meitar Ensemble (Tel-Aviv, Israel) collaborating with composer Franck Bedrossian and conductor Pierre-André Valade.
This season Noa will be performing with Linea Ensemble (Strasbourg) in Radio France and collaborating with the Israel Composers' League among other projects.
Among her awards, Noa received First Prize at the Schlusskonzert competition (Basel, Switzerland) has performed with the Basel Chamber Orchestra in June 2019. She was also the winner of the Sorbonne Young Soloists competition (Paris, France), received First Prize at the Hugo competition (Feldkirch, Austria), and First Prize as well as the Best Interpretation Prize at the Concours d'Interprétation de la Ville de Boulogne-Billancourt for her performance with Ensemble du Bout du Monde (Boulogne-Billancourt, France). Last April, together with her saxophone quartet Ensemble du Bout du Monde, Noa won the 3rd Prize as well as the Best Performance Prize at the Illzach Chamber Music Competition (France).
Noa obtained her bachelor’s degree at the Le Pôle supérieur d'Enseignement Artistique in Boulogne-Billancourt Conservatory and the Sorbonne University in Paris and her Master of Performance and Pedagogy at the Hochschule fuer Musik, Musik Akademie Basel.
Among her teachers were Jean-Michel Goury, Pierre-Stéphane Meugé, and Marcus Weiss.
Noa is signed by artist agency Music N Com as a saxophone artist and is a Selmer Paris endorsed Artist.