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Aardvark Jazz Orchestra 50th Season Opener

Presented by Americas Musicworks and MIT Music and Theater Arts at MIT's Kresge Auditorium, Cambridge MA

Oct 01 2022
Aardvark Jazz Orchestra 50th Season Opener

Mark Harvey and his Aardvark Jazz Orchestra. Photo courtesy of Erlyn Ordinario

The Aardvark Jazz Orchestra, led by founder and music director Mark Harvey, will open its historic 50th season with the premiere of Harvey’s latest work American Agonistes, plus other music by Harvey and Duke Ellington.

Called "stunningly beautiful and adventurous" (The New York City Jazz Record) and "one of the best jazz ensembles in the world "(Jazz Podium, Germany), The Aardvark Jazz Orchestra will celebrate 50 years of music-making as the band launches its 50th season at MIT's Kresge Auditorium, with music on themes of social consciousness, spirituality, and Boston cultural history – topics that have long been central to Aardvark concerts.  Among the selections will be Harvey’s Faces of Souls and

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