Kristin Berardi meets the JMO May 2011

This debut release and national tour, Kristin Berardi Meets The Jazzgroove Mothership Orchestra, is an exciting new collaboration representing many of the finest, dynamic, young improvisers in Australia, with Berardi as guest vocalist.

Three time nominees of Australian Jazz Ensemble of the Year has helped establish “The Mothership” as Australia’s leading jazz orchestra. Its members have dominated Australia’s top prizes over the last decade, including the Montreux Festival International Vocal Award (Swiss), the National Jazz Awards, the Freedman Fellowship, Australian Jazz Artist of the Year, Vocal Album of the Year (Bell Awards), the James Morrison Scholarship together with numerous international appearances and releases. Berardi’s rich, melodic voice works to sublime effect with The Mothership’s big band groove, who prove once again to be jazz orchestral at its finest.

  • June 03, 2011 IPAC (presented by Wollongong Conservatorium)
  • June 02, 2011 The Dungeon
  • May 31, 2011 505 (Jazzgroove)
  • May 28, 2011 Judith Wright Centre (Valley Jazz Fest)
  • May 27, 2011 Tanks Arts
  • May 25, 2011 The Ellington
  • May 24, 2011 The Ellington
  • May 23, 2011 Stonnington Jazz Festival (performance)
  • May 23, 2011 Stonnington Jazz (National Big Band Composition Competition)
  • May 20, 2011 Tasmanian Conservatorium (Concert)
  • May 20, 2011 Tasmanian Conservatorium (Matinee)
  • May 14, 2011 Sound Lounge (matinee)
  • May 14, 2011 Sound Lounge (concert)
  • May 13, 2011 Live at the Village, Springwood Civic Centre
  • November 21, 2010 Vaucluse House
  • October 04, 2010 Manly Jazz Festival (John Speight Stage)