Time: July 18, 2009 from 7pm to 9pm
Location: Maudslay Arts Center
Street: 95 Curzon Mill Road
Website or Map: http://www.maudslayartscenter…
Event Type: concert
Organized By: Aardvark Jazz Orchestra
Latest Activity: Jul 7, 2009
The legendary Aardvark Jazz Orchestra (36th season, Mark Harvey,director) performs classics (Solitude, Caravan, Come Sunday) and rarities by Ellington, plus Harvey’s 110 Blues, celebrating Ellington’s 110th birthday. Known for its exhilarating concerts, Aardvark has been praised for “lush sonorities and a saxophonic blend worthy of Duke Ellington’s finest reed sections” (JazzTimes). Honored with the 2000 Independent Music Award, the band has released 10 CDs to international acclaim, including 5 discs on Leo Records, one of the world's leading adventuresome music labels.