Nicolas DORY studies at IMEP (Namur), at the Brussels Music Conservatory, wher he obtains a First Prize for saxophone.
His teachers were Michel HATZIGEORGIOU, Jean-Louis RASSINFOSSE, Arnould MASSART and Guy CABAY.
He participates in several recordings and shows for kids (Thibault) as a saxophonist or bassist.
He recorded with a.o. André KLENES (b), Thierry GUTMAN (drs), Jean-Pierre CATOUL (vl) or Jean-Louis RASSINFOSSE in various productions.
For 6 years, he teaches at the Summer workshops of Rossignol (Gaume Jazz).
He formed his own band, MATTIS, a quintet for which he writes the music, presenting fusion music with four talented young musicians : Marco LOCURCIO (gt), Jozef DUMOULIN (Rhodes), Jacques PILI (el. bass) and Maxime LENSSENS (drs).