Aaron Blumenthal

Author, musician

Biography



Aaron is a jazz saxophonist, composer, and woodwind doubler. A graduate of Harvard University in English and master's student at the New England Conservatory for jazz saxophone, Aaron currently studies with Jerry Bergonzi and has also studied with Eddie Daniels, David Liebman, Eric Marienthal, Rusty Higgins, Christian McBride, Lee Secard, and Grace Kelly. He has played with Curtis Fuller, Joe Lovano, David Liebman, Sal Lozano, and Ron Stout, as well as the Boston Conservatory Saxophone Ensemble and Tom Kubis Big Band. Aaron was a featured soloist at Catalina's Bar and Grill and Spaghettini Jazz Club and Spotlight Awards semifinalist and International Songwriting Competition semifinalist in the Jazz Category and appeared in Downbeat Magazine with the Harvard Jazz Band. He also writes short stories, novels, and poetry.