CD Spotlight

No Walls/A Christmas Concert (2007)

Aardvark Jazz Orchestra CD No Walls / A Christmas Concert (2007, Aardmuse)Celebrating the release of its 9th CD, No Walls/A Christmas Concert (Aardmuse label), the CD features carols from around the world and Mark Harvey’s piece No Walls, a tribute to Doctors Without Borders. The CD is available now!

Read more...
 
Home
Welcome to Aardvark Jazz Orchestra Online
Upcoming Concerts: Fall 2016
Mark Harvey Aardvark founder and music director

44th Season Opener 

Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 8:00 pm
Aardvark Jazz Orchestra – 44th Season Opener
World premiere of Mark Harvey’s Northeast Express, plus other Harvey originals and music by Duke Ellington 
Scullers Jazz Club
Doubletree Guest Suites, 400 Soldiers Field Road, Boston, MA
Admission: $25
Reservations and information: 617-562-4111 or order tickets online
 

No Walls: Jazz, Politics & Ellingtonian Eloquence

Saturday, November 5, 2016 at 8:00 PM
Selections from Ellington’s Afro-Eurasian Eclipse and Mark Harvey Originals
Killian Hall, MIT
160 Memorial Drive, Cambridge MA 02139
Admission: free
Information: 617-452-3205
 

Aardvark Jazz Orchestra – 44th Annual Christmas Concert

Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 7:30 pm
Selections from the magnificent Ellington/Strayhorn Nutcracker Suite, and other music of the season
Emmanuel Church
15 Newbury Street, Boston, MA 02116
Admission:  $20
Information:  617-776-8778  or  617-452-3205
 

Get More Details About These Upcoming Concerts Delivered to Your In-Box

Want to find out more info about these concerts? Make sure you're on Aardvark's 100% spam-free mailing list.   
 
Yes, Aardvark is on Facebook! 'Like' our page!

Please visit Aardvark Jazz Orchestra's Facebook page and click Like to stay in touch with the Aardvark Jazz Orchestra.

Click here to visit and like our Facebook page for updated event and music information.

Aardvark is managed exclusively by Americas Musicworks

 

 
Newest CD: Passages
Aardvark Jazz Orchestra CD, Passages (2016) Leo Records

Released April 2016

Passages (Leo Records) 

The Aardvark Jazz Orchestra continued its 43rd season on MIT’s mainstage, Kresge Auditorium, with a concert showcasing the North American release of the band’s 14th CD, Passages (Leo Records), featuring compositions by Aardvark music director Mark Harvey.  The CD has already garnered rave reviews in Europe:

Fresh….unconventional….Aardvark Jazz Orchestra proves once more its reputation as one of the best jazz ensembles in the world.  - Jazz Podium, Germany

Highly imaginative and varied music which is marvelously suggestive of its themes….The Aardvark Jazz Orchestra play beautifully all the way through the album.  It speaks an extraordinary dialectic, harmonious though bizarrely ruminating.  Exceptional music indeed.  - Jazz Views (UK)

In the April 2016 show, Aardvark performed the centerpiece of the new CD, Commemoration (Boston 2013), a tribute to the victims and survivors of the Boston Marathon tragedy.  In addition, Harvey presented Dreaming (2014) and No Walls (2004), and premieres of his latest works Fluctuations and By the Way.

Order your CD today: Send a check for $15, (s & h  included), made payable to Aardvark, c/o Mark Harvey, PO  Box 8721, JFK Station, Boston, MA 02114 

 
© 2016 The Aardvark Jazz Orchestra Website --- aardvarkjazz.com
Joomla! is Free Software released under the GNU/GPL License.