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Jesper Bodilsen

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born on 5/1/1970 in Aarhus, Jutland, Denmark

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Jesper Bodilsen

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Jesper Bodilsen

Jesper Bodilsen (born 5 January 1970 in Aarhus, Denmark) is a Danish Jazz musician (double bass).


Bodilsen was a student of Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen. Since the end of the 1990s he is working regularly with Ed Thigpen, with whom he recorded various albums. Furthermore he worked, amongst others, with trumpeter Enrico Rava and recorded with Kasper Villaume, Stefano Bollani and Katrine Madsen. With George Colligan he recorded a duo album. He leads his own trio with pianist Stefano Bollani and drummer Morten Lund.[1]


Solo albums

  • 2009: Short Stories for Dreamers (Stunt Records), with Ulf Wakenius, Peter Asplund & Severi Pyysalo[1][2][3]
  • 2013: Scenografie (Carosello Records), including Stefano Bollani (piano), Ulf Wakenius (guitar), Peter Asplund (trumpet, flugelhorn), Nico Gori (clarinet), Paolo Russo (bandoneon), Joe Barbieri (voice)[4]
Duo with George Colligan
  • 2001: A Wish (Stunt Records)
Trio with Stefano Bollani & Morten Lund
  • 2004: Mi Ritorni in Mente (Stunt Records)
  • 2009: Stone In The Water (ECM Records)[5]



  1. 1.0 1.1 Baekgaard, Jakob (2010-02-04). Jesper Bodilsen: Short Stories For Dreamers (2009) Track Review. All About Jazz. Retrieved on 2013-09-06.
  2. Dryden, Ken. [Jesper Bodilsen at All Music Guide Short Stories for Dreamers: Review]. Allmusic. Retrieved on 2012-12-29.
  3. Jesper Bodilsen Discography. Retrieved on 2013-09-06.
  4. Pollastri, Neri (2013-05-22). Scenografie - Jesper Bodilsen - Carosello Records (2013) Review. All About Jazz. Retrieved on 2013-09-06.
  5. Kelman, John (2009-10-13). Stefano Bollani / Jesper Bodilsen / Morten Lund: Stone In The Water (2009) Track Review. All About Jazz. Retrieved on 2013-09-06.
  6. Bowers, Jack (2002-07-01). Ed Thigpen Rhythm Features: The Element of Swing (2002) Track Review. All About Jazz. Retrieved on 2013-09-06.

External links

  • [ Official website]
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