Lea Ivanovic is a versatile bass player with extensive teaching experience. Lea has performed at all large venues in the Tri-State area as well as many European stages. Student of Orin O’Brien and Barry Green, Lea has had the privilege of spending years under their tutelage mastering both the art of bass as well as bass pedagogy. Lea actively performs with orchestras, jazz ensembles, wind ensembles and world music groups in New York City and currently serves as the strings director at Frank Sinatra School of the Arts High School. Member of the Metropolitan Music Community, Lea is involved in expanding the string programs around the city.
BS- University of California in Santa Cruz in Molecular Biology
BM- University of California in Santa Cruz in Double Bass
MM- Manhattan School of Music in Double Bass
PSD- Mannes in Double Bass
MEd- Hunter College in Music Education