Born: January 31, 1971
“Lena is an amazingly gifted and soulful musician from Russia who can eat most of her peer saxophonists on this planet for breakfast, lunch and dinner in one gulp. She can also swing you into bad health with any musical offering she wishes to perform.” Keith Copeland Originally from Moscow, Russia, Lena Bloch immigrated to Israel in 1990, to attend Rubin Academy of Music and Dance - and since then traveled the world, performing in various settings in Israel, Holland, Italy, Germany, Belgium, England, Canada, Russia, Slovenia and United States. In 1994 Lena received a full scholarship for Jazz In July workshop, to study with Yusef Lateef and Billy Taylor, and won the Outstanding Performance Award...
AwardsLeipziger Jazz Newcomer Festival 1st Prize (Lena Bloch Quartet)
FeatheryThirteenth Note Records
Lena Bloch: FeatheryThirteenth Note Records
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