Apr 16, 2017
Mark Harvey and his Aardvark Jazz Orchestra, will perform Democratic Vistas?, celebrating Boston Jazz Week with premieres of Harvey's Main Man (for Fred Taylor), Studio Four (for Steve Schwartz), Swamp-a-Rama, Fake News Blewz, Waltz of the Oligarchs
Mar 27, 2017
The Modernistics will perform April 1, Ventress Library, Marshfield MA: sizzling bebop and favorite song and dance numbers like Let's Misbehave, Sunny Side of the Street, Top Hat, and It Don't Mean A Thing If It Ain't Got That Swing.
Feb 25, 2017
Mark Harvey and his legendary Aardvark Jazz Orchestra perform classics and rarities by Duke Ellington. JazzTimes praised the band's "lush sonorities and a saxophonic blend worthy of Duke's finest reed sections." Info: 978-546-7391
Nov 23, 2016
The Aardvark Jazz Orchestra, called "exhilarating" (Allaboutjazz) and "spellbinding" (The Boston Globe), performs joyful holiday music December 10, 2016 at 7:30 pm at Emmanuel Church, 15 Newbury St, Boston MA 02116. $20. Call 617-776-8778.
Oct 22, 2016
Mark Harvey and his acclaimed Aardvark Jazz Orchestra mark the upcoming election with Jazz, Politics, and Ellingtonian Eloquence, November 5 at 8 pm, MIT Killian Hall, Cambridge MA. Rarities by Ellington, originals by Harvey, including No Walls.
Oct 01, 2016
Ensemble Chaconne (Peter H. Bloom, renaissance flute; Carol Lewis, viola da gamba; Olav Chris Henriksen, renaissance lute) with Burcu Gulec mezzo-soprano, captivates audiences with vivid music from The Tempest, Hamlet, Othello, Macbeth, other plays.
Sep 25, 2016
Peter H. Bloom long time member of the internationally acclaimed Aardvark Jazz Orchestra, will perform in the band's 44th season opener at Scullers Jazz Club Boston, featuring originals by Mark Harvey and classics by Duke Ellington.
Sep 03, 2016
Ensemble Chaconne (Peter H. Bloom, renaissance flute; Carol Lewis, viola da gamba; Olav Chris Henriksen, renaissance lute) with Burcu Gulec, mezzo-soprano dazzles with music from As You Like It, The Tempest, Hamlet, Othello, Macbeth, other plays.
Aug 22, 2016
The internationally acclaimed Aardvark Jazz Orchestra opens its 44th season with a high-energy show at Scullers Jazz Club Sep 29 at 8 pm. The premiere of director Mark Harvey's Northeast Express, other music by Harvey, classics by Duke Ellington.
Jul 24, 2016
Peter H. Bloom, who concertizes worldwide, to give lecture-recital on early saxophone, Museum of Fine Arts Boston. Also: jazz shows with Modernistics (NH); chamber concerts with D'Anna Fortunato (ME); Aardvark Jazz Orchestra season opener Boston.