"there's nostalgia in the gorgeously played songs, full of yearning and exuberance and affection" with "strings to make you swoon." - New York Times
"Allen's 'An Evening With' series has become an important vehicle for musical preservation." - BroadwayWorld
"Allen's fantastic little big band could not have been better." - Cabaret Hotspot
about blake allen
blake allen, a multifaceted composer+musician living in NYC, is known for his innovative bridging of contemporary music and theatre.
you may know him from his works
the shards of an honor code junkie,
Boston|Nebraska, HOCKET, and Folk Wandering
from Shade: Queens of NYC as a cast member & music consultant,
or from his concert series "An Evening With..."
blake allen is a sponsored artist of the Garfield Center for the Arts.
photo by kai ravelson