Written by Danielle Couture
Willimantic, Conn. - Eastern Connecticut State University's Arts and Lecture Series will present the Aardvark Jazz Orchestra at 7 p.m. on Nov. 11 in the Shafer Auditorium.
Now in their 41st season, the Aardvark Orchestra is one of the longest-running large jazz ensembles in the world. The band returns to Eastern with classics from Miles Davis, Charles Mingus, Duke Ellington and more.
The show will feature a new song "Merry Go Round" by band director Mark Harvey that will feature Eastern's Concert Chorale Ensemble and the Eastern Thread City Jazz Ensemble.
Tickets for Arts and Lecture Series events are $10 for the public. To reserve your ticket, call (860) 465-0036 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.