49th Season Fall Preview

The Aardvark Jazz Orchestra, Mark Harvey, music director, will celebrate its historic 49th season with two live concerts celebrating the legendary Duke Ellington.

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North Shore: October 24, 2021, Beverly, MA

New Hampshire: November 6, 2021,Manchester, NH


A force in international jazz for nearly 50 years

With worldwide distribution of 16 CDs and performances in festivals, clubs, concert halls, churches, colleges and universities, The Aardvark Jazz Orchestra has been a force in the international jazz scene for almost 50 years.

The band has premiered more than 175 works for jazz orchestra and has garnered critical acclaim around the globe. Of the band’s 16 CDs, ten are on Leo Records, one of the world’s leading adventurous music labels. Aardvark guests have included luminaries Sheila Jordan, Ricky Ford, Geri Allen, Jaki Byard, Jimmy Giuffre, and others.