Save the Date: Saturday, April 29, 2023, at 7:30 pm
Celebrating the Duke, Trane, and Mary Lou
Church of the Covenant
67 Newbury St, Boston, MA
Historic Jazz Concert in Boston:
April 29, 2023 – Aardvark at 50, Spring Concert!
Aardvark’s historic 50th season will continue on April 29 at 7:30 pm at Boston’s Church of the Covenant, 67 Newbury St, with music by Duke Ellington on his birthday (April 29), and originals by Mark Harvey in honor of National Jazz Appreciation Month and International Jazz Day (April 30). Highlights will include Ellington’s “Come Sunday” and “Chinoiserie” and wide-ranging works by Harvey: “Soul on Soul” (for Mary Lou Williams), “The Seeker” (for John Coltrane), and the premiere of Harvey’s latest work, “Prayer for Ukraine.”
Help Support Local Jazz History in Greater Boston
Support our 50th Season! To present the April concert, Aardvark is excited to be partnering with Mandorla Music, a leading producer of jazz and creative music events in Greater Boston. As a non-profit organization, Mandorla Music will serve as our fiscal agent for fundraising. Revenue from ticket sales alone won’t cover the costs of presenting this special performance.