Blue is the New Orange and Green

Blue is the New Orange and Green

Tyler Pedersen with Blue Man Group

Photo Credit: Brian Babineau

By UM News

Tyler Pedersen with Blue Man Group

Photo Credit: Brian Babineau

Blue is the New Orange and Green

By UM News
Frost School alum, Murph Aucamp, joins the production of Blue Man Group and alum, Tyler Pedersen, wins 2018 Blue Man Group Boston Drum-off Competition.

The Frost School of Music at the University of Miami is pleased to congratulate two alumni on their recent news in conjunction with the prestigious Blue Man Group organization.

Murph Aucamp, a graduate of the class of 2017 has been selected to join the award-winning production of the Blue Man Group. Meanwhile, Tyler Pedersen (2016) was crowned the winner of the 5th Annual Blue Man Group Boston Drum-off Competition.

Steve Rucker, member of the Frost faculty and Murph’s professor said:  "I was so thrilled when Murph Aucamp called to tell me that he was selected to play with the Blue Man Group!  He is absolutely perfect for the job, both in terms of musicianship and personality.  He will join alums Jeff Quay and Vince Verderame, who are also in the Blue Man family.  What an amazing opportunity for Murph!"

Tyler Pedersen said: “It was amazing playing with Blue Man Group. They are such personalities and it was so much fun to be on stage with them,” “When they announced that I was the winner, I almost didn’t believe it. I’m so happy and thankful to have the opportunity to be selected.”

About The Blue Man Group

 

Blue Man Productions is a global entertainment company best known for the award-winning Blue Man Group show, performed in over 20 countries and seen by more than 35 million people worldwide since 1991. A dynamic combination of art, music, comedy and technology, the show’s euphoric celebration of human connection has universal appeal for a broad range of age groups and cultural backgrounds. The show is continually refreshed with new music, fresh stories, custom instruments and state-of-the-art technology. Blue Man Group has permanent theatrical productions in New York, Las Vegas, Boston, Chicago, Orlando, Berlin and a World Tour.