Amazon.com Widgets

Martin Van Blockson

Primary Instrument: Sax, tenor

Born: August 20, 1967    

Martin Van Blockson

Martin Blockson started his musical journey at the tender age of eight learning to read music in school bands playing clarinet and eventually picking up the saxophone at age 11 in jr. high school. As he honed his talents in band, Martin soon developed a passion for writing songs and started playing the piano as well.

Growing up in a military family and living all over the world exposed Martin to many cultures and music. The church also played a major role in his musical development. During his high school years, Martin played in several local jazz clubs and various churches in the Tidewater, Va. Area....
read more

Please Sign Up or Log In to send your inquiry.

Featured recording “When She Smiles...”

Latest Release

When She Smiles...

Self Produced (2009)

Events Calendar

Sorry, there are no Martin Van Blockson events available at this time. Submit one now.

TIP: Reach multiple calendar destinations with a single post. Learn now here.

Primary InstrumentSax, tenor

LocationHampton,, VA

Willing to teachAdvanced students only.

Credentials/BackgroundBerklee College of Music 1985-1990

Rank: 7,475 Views: 3,695
Support All About Jazz Through Amazon

Weekly Giveaways

Wadada Leo Smith

Wadada Leo Smith

About | Enter

Mort Weiss

Mort Weiss

About | Enter

Rotem Sivan

Rotem Sivan

About | Enter

Michael Carvin

Michael Carvin

About | Enter

Sponsor: ECM Records | BUY NOW

Enter it twice.
To the weekly jazz events calendar

Enter the numbers in the graphic
Enter the code in this picture

Log in

One moment, you will be redirected shortly.

Help improve the Martin Van Blockson profile

All About Jazz musician profiles are maintained by musicians, publicists and trusted members like you. Interested? Tell us why you would like to improve the Martin Van Blockson musician profile.