Aardvark kicks off 48th Season

Please join us for our Virtual Fall Season as we kickoff The Aardvark Jazz Orchestra’s 48th Season.  We’ll be sharing videos from our archives throughout the Fall, and we’ll be celebrating our new CD, Faces of Souls with a livestream Zoom event in November.  Browse Read More …

Aardvark performs “The Mooche”

On Tuesday, September 8, we opened the season with a short video of Aardvark Jazz Orchestra performing The Mooche, a Duke Ellington classic from the Cotton Club-era, transcribed from the original arrangement.

A Scullers Look-Back: Tubulidentata

Enjoy an archival video from Aardvark’s 2012 show at Scullers: Cantata Tubulidentata (Parts 1 and 2), Mark Harvey’s humorous suite, literally “The Song of the Aardvarks.”   Many thanks to Tom Hall and ImprovLive 365 for the videos. Cantata Tubulidentata Part 1 Cantata Tubulidentata Part 2

October: The Election Special

Get ready for October! We will be sharing our Election Special featuring videos of Aardvark performing two pieces by Mark Harvey: “Looking Glass Blues” and “No Walls.”  Follow our Facebook page for an upcoming invite.

Virtual CD Release Event: Faces of Souls

On November 15 at 7:00 pm, we’ll be hosting a livestream event to celebrate Aardvark’s new CD, Faces of Souls.  Distinguished jazz journalist Bob Blumenthal will interview Mark Harvey, and they’ll play excerpts from the recording. Here’s a sneak peek of the CD: The CD Read More …