A 13 piece orchestra with Marilyn Mazur, Fredrik Lundin and Kasper Bai in front.
The ensemble performed for the first time during the Jazzfestival in Copenhagen 2017.
Christian Munch-Hansen (Politiken) was very pleased with our performance, calling it one of the very best concerts that he had attended during the festival.
You can read the whole review here (in Danish)
Bebiandi - Postkort fra Mellemrummet
A new septet with 4 composers in front.
The ensemble made their debut july 12th 2017 during the Jazzfestival in Copenhagen.
4 composers create one concentrated musical idea as “a postcard" and sends it to the other 3.
3 postcard are received by each composer that uses the postcards as inspiration for writing 3 new compositions.
7 musicians prepare and rehearse the music for the premiere.
12 new compositions with shared take-off will create an evening of music with a joint story.
Pernille Bévort (DK): composition, tenor- and soprano
saxophone, bass clarinet and alto flute; Fredrik Davidsson
(SE): trumpet/flugelhorn; Lisa Stick: (DE): trombone; Ida
Nørholm (DK): cello; Signe Bisgaard (DK): composition, piano;
Thommy Andersson (SE/DK): composition, bass; Lisbeth
Diers (DK): composition, percussion and drums
Bohuslän Big Band
Since august 2016 Pernille has performed several times with this Swedish Big Band based in Göteborg.
And again in october 2017 she'll be part of the tour with Bohuslän BB feat. Maria Schneider
Monday Night Big Band in Malmö
For the last couple of years Pernille has been a regular member of this Swedish Big Band. The Big Band has featured several recognized soloists such as Ingrid Jensen and Gerard Presencer on trumpet and singers such as Mimi Terris.
Signe Bisgaard Ensemble
As part of Signe Bisgaards ensemble Pernille performs on the Cd: Signe Bisgaard - "Meander", Finland Records, SB20151, July 2015
The Ernie Wilkins Almost Big Band.
Pernille has been a regular member of this band for more than a decade.
Here are a couple of videos:
EWABB in Estoril w. Tim Hagans - a small group tune w. Hagans/Bévort
EWABB with Bobo Moreno performing On Green Dolphin Str
She performs on 2 different Cd releases w. EWABB:
Out Of This World. Stunt Records. STUCD07102.
Ernie Wilkins Almost Big Band feat. Bobo Moreno
Kinda Dukish. Gazell 1084.
Ernie Wilkins Almost Big Band feat.Putte Wickman
As a regular sub in the danish big band The Orchestra Pernille performs on their 2 latest releases:
"Money", The Orchestra feat. Tuva Semmingsen, Gateway Music, ORCH CD 009, November 2014
"Playhouse", Claus Waidtløw and The Orchestra feat. Jeff Ballard, Gateway Music, WAIDTLOW 02, February 2015.
Aarhus Jazz Orchestra
Pernille has performed and recorded with The Aarhus Jazz Orchestra ( former known as Klüver's Big Band ). She performs on this Cd:
Veronica Mortensen: I’m The Girl. With Klüvers Big Band. 2010. Stunt Records STUCD 10012
As a frequent substitute with the Danish Radio Big Band Pernille has performed with among others: John Scofield, Richard Bona and Charlie Watts.
Pernille was a member of Erling Kroner's different ensembles: The Erling Kroner Dream Quintet The Beijbom Kroner Big Band - later the New Music Orchestra
And she recorded several times with these ensembles:
EKNMO B3 – Erling Kroner New Music Orchestra w. Kjeld Lauritsen. 2009
Focus Production FPCD 6025
STRADA ANFOSA-La Mariposa Tango Project Calibrated. CALI 075. 2008
Erling Kroner New Music Orchestra live from Copenhagen Jazzhouse
Tango Jalousie and All That Jazz. Calibrated 028, 2006
Erling Kroner New Music Orchestra
Tango For Bad People Sweet Silence Records SSCR JAZZ 0402. 2004.
Beijbom Kroner Big Band live from Jeriko , Malmø Sweden.
Trombonissimo Music Mecca CD 3009-2.
Erling Kroner Dream Quintet 1999.
Ahi Va El Negro Storyville STCD 4229. Erling Kroner Dream Quintet, featuring Dino Saluzzi, recorded at the JAZZPAR Prize Concert 1998.