Born and raised in Jerusalem, Mattan Klein studied at the Rubin Academy and graduated with honours from the Berklee College of Music in Boston. Awards he’s earned for his original compositions include the John Lennon Songwriting Contest and the USA Songwriting Competition. Mattan has performed on such prestigious stages as New York’s Carnegie Hall and the Kennedy Center in Washington. In 2016 Mattan was a featured soloist with the United Kingdom Jazz Flute Big Band, and his recordings have been received to critical acclaim.
Jerusalem of Song
The Mattan Klein Quintet
Join us for this thrilling night of songs celebrating the 50th anniversary of the unification of Jerusalem. Israeli jazz flautist Mattan Klein leads his quintet of top notch Israeli and American musicians to bring us contemporary sounds of Israel. With an Israeli-Brazilian jazz vibe and Mattan’s clear, crisp and melodic flute sound, we finish Jewish Music Week with the music of peace, unity, harmony and a brighter future!
Presented by Holy Blossom Temple