Sep 29, 2014
The noted trio Ensemble Aubade (Peter H. Bloom, flute; Francis Grimes, viola; Mary Jane Rupert, harp) will perform the magnificent Sonata for Flute, Viola and Harp by Claude Debussy, plus music by Ravel, Ladislas de Rohozinski, and Thea Musgrave.
Sep 13, 2014
The stellar Aardvark Jazz Trio (Peter H. Bloom, flute; Phil Scarff, saxophones; Tim Ray piano) will perform up-tempo jazz standards, Birthday in the Bricks Festival, Saturday September 20 at 1:30 pm, Broad St Park, Claremont NH. 1-802-738-0022.
Sep 06, 2014
The Aardvark Jazz Orchestra, one of the longest running large jazz ensembles in the world, opens its 42nd season at Scullers Jazz Club Boston Oct 2 at 8 pm, celebrating the release of the band’s 12th CD, Impressions (Leo Records). 617-562-4111.
Aug 29, 2014
The James Pappoutsakis Flute Competition presents Adrian Sanborn, winner of the 34th annual contest, in recital Sunday, Sept 7, 2014 at 3:00 pm, Jordan Hall, Boston. Music by Copland, Debussy, Hindemith, Lowell Libermann. Free. 617-461-3994.
Aug 02, 2014
The virtuosic and versatile duo of Peter H. Bloom flute/Mark Leighton guitar will perform at Maine venues in August, featuring chamber music by Schubert, Giuliani, and Villa-Lobos, and up-tempo tunes by Ellington, Gershwin, Harold Arlen, others.
Jul 29, 2014
Flutist Peter H. Bloom gave a lecture-recital in Braga, Portugal July 18, 2014 at the Organological Congress hosted by Animusic Portugal. Bloom performed on instruments by the great 19th-century American flute maker Alfred G. Badger.
Jun 15, 2014
The Aardvark Jazz Orchestra, called “stunning” (Billboard.com) and “brilliant” (CultureJazz.France), continues its 41st season June 28 at 8 pm in the very hip Nave Music Series, Somerville MA. Music by Mark Harvey, Duke Ellington, others.
May 31, 2014
Flutist Peter H. Bloom, who tours the globe with diverse ensembles, performs June 6 and 7 with The 9th Ear (premieres by Karl Henning & Charles Turner), and June 28 with the famed Aardvark Jazz Orchestra (music by Mark Harvey & Duke Ellington).
Apr 27, 2014
Noted Olmsted Ensemble (Peter H. Bloom, flute; Brian Clague, violin; Jennifer Shallenberger, viola; Timothy Roberts, cello) performs Sunday, May 24, 2014, 8:00 pm, Ellingwood Chapel Concert Series,195 Nahant Rd, Nahant, MA. $25. Call 718-367-2007.
Apr 18, 2014
The Aardvark Jazz Orchestra performs two world premieres by Mark Harvey: Commemoration, remembering the Boston Marathon tragedy, and Spaceways for the Sun Ra centennial. April 26 2014 at 8 PM, MIT Kresge, Cambridge, MA. Free. 617 452 3205.