born on 3/7/1947 in Philadelphia, PA, United States
died on 15/8/2014
Links www.johnblakejr.com (English)
John Blake, Jr.
|John Blake, Jr.|
John Blake, Jr. (born July 3, 1947 in South Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is an American jazz violinist. He has performed most prominently as a sideman in groups led by Grover Washington, Jr. (in the late 1970s) and McCoy Tyner (in the early 1980s), as well as led his own groups.
- John Blake, Jr. Biography. All About Jazz. Retrieved on 20 August 2011.
- Richard Cook: Jazz Encyclopedia. Penguin, London 2007 ISBN 978-0-14-102646-6