FREDERIK LUNDIN – sax and flute



MARILYN MAZUR – drums, percussion & vocals

Marilyn Mazur Group plays warm and communicating music, intense and melodic, fulfilling Marilyn’s multicolored original compositions and imaginative poetic visions with lots of spontaneous energy.
Inside her large percussioninstallations, Marilyn weaves exciting patterns of beautiful sounds and mystic grooves.
In this Copenhagen-based group, Marilyn has gathered some of her closest musical friends, all very creative individualists, that have worked together for a long time:

saxophonist Fredrik Lundin (DK)
guitarist Krister Jonsson (Sweden)
bassplayer Klavs Hovman (DK)

Together these 4 musicians invite the listener in for an adventure, with both physical and spiritual qualities to explore.
December 2010 Marilyn Mazur Group released their double CD Tangled Temptations & The Magic Box, one CD being a liverecording of Marilyn’s new music for the nonverbal new interpretation of the theatrepiece “Beggar’s Opera” ; the other CD an expressive studiorecording.

Marilyn is known for her extensive work with i.e. Miles Davis and Jan Garbarek, she has played with a vast number of great musicians and in most of the world, but has focused more and more on being the powercenter in her own projects and also composing for choirs and various other settings. She is presently also working with i.e. Dhafer Youssef, Palle Mikkelborg, John Taylor, Anders Jormin, Tomasz Stanko, Nils Petter Molvær, Jan Bang.

Some of Marilyn’s many highlights: Receiving the Jazzpar Prize in 2001, which involved her creating a special 14-piece orchestra for concerts and the CD All the Birds,releasing her solo-CD for ECM 2008 with Jan Garbarek ELIXIR, being Artist in Residence at Molde Jazzfestival 2008, which involved her creating 6 different concert-constellations, receiving Eurocore JTI Jazz Award in 2010, being nominated as Percussionist of the Year by Jazz Journalists Association 2012.

// CD RELEASE “Tangled Temptations” //