The bass-less trio of Pericopes+1 brings a 21st-century influence to their album These Human Beings. It’s modern jazz that’s heavy on intelligent melody and spirited improvisation.

All the songs exhibit power and intention. Pericopes+1 also demonstrates a mastery of dynamics, creating steady climaxes that climb logically forward.

These Human Beings does make a statement, and that’s a good indication for this young group.


We are very happy to share with you a new review of our latest album, appeared on Downbeat Magazine. A big thanks to Mr. Kunian.


Pericopes +1 Review Downbeat

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Pericopes+1 Musica Jazz Agosto 2015

“Pericopes duo experiments a new dimension with the addition of Mr. Wight. This trio project works perfectly”.

From our latest album review appeared in the August issue of prestigious Italian magazine Musica Jazz.

Thank you Mr. Enzo Boddi for your words!

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The Times-Tribune SmartEdition - The Times-Tribune - 6 Jul 2015 - Page #21 MQ
BY PATRICE WILDING / the times tribune / Published: July 6, 2015

It’s been said that music is the universal language, which is good for Clarks Summit native Nick Wight since his bandmates live thousands of miles away and speak minimal English.

Now a Brooklyn, New York, resident, Mr. Wight plays drums in the international band Pericopes+1, which he described as a melting pot of musical styles rooted mostly in jazz.

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