Discography – Alan Lewine

Sephardic Treasures

SOPRANO MEETS BASS

Songs of medieval Spanish-Jewish (Sephardic) origin, arranged in a modern jazz/flamenco/classical/middle eastern fusion style. Owlsong, coming 2019.

Secillamente Martí

ANA MARÍA RUIMONTE

Art songs and arias by Cuban composers with lyrics by Cuba’s great poet and hero, José Martí, accompanied by maestro Huberal Herrera, on piano and members of Orquesta Sinfonica Nacional de Cuba.  Producer, bassist.  Owlsong, coming 2019.

Original Jazz 2019

ALAN LEWINE XTET

Original straight ahead, modern and Latin jazz compositions by Alan performed by his XTET.  Owlsong, coming 2019.

Jazzes for Lecuona

ALAN LEWINE XTET

Alan’s jazz arrangements of songs by Ernesto Lecuona.  Owlsong, coming 2019 or 2020.

Rosas para Lecuona

ANA MARÍA RUIMONTE

Art songs and arias by Cuba’s greatest composer, Ernesto Lecuona, accompanied by maestro Huberal Herrera, who worked with Lecuona in the late 1950s, on piano.  Producer. Owlsong, 2018.

Alma y Vida de Mujer (Soul an Life of a Woman)

ANA MARÍA RUIMONTE

Art songs and arias of the 19th – 21st Centuries, accompanied by Laurie Rogers on piano. Producer.  Owlsong. 2015.

Owlsong Sampler

OWLSONG

Selections from the Owlsong catalog as of 2014.  Featuring Ana María singing baroque songs and arias, the first incarnation of Soprano Meets Bass with Alan and Ana María, and Alan’s jazz by The Alan Lewine Septet, Lewine/Brown Xtet and Red Hot Peppers. Producer, performer, composer.  Owlsong. 2014.

Arded, Corazón, Arded (Burn, Heart, Burn)

ANA MARÍA DÍAZ

Love Songs of the Spanish Baroque, accompanied by baroque guitar and cello.  Producer.  Owlsong. 2014.

The ISB Sessions Vol I

DEAR MADELEINE

Includes the Alan Lewine Xtet with Tony Miceli on vibes and Matt Galletti on drums performing Alan’s Soñar Contigo, and also featuring performances and compositions by jazz masters John Clayton, Ron Carter, Rufus Reid, Lynn Seaton, Tom Knific, Chris Kosky, Todd Coolman and Jim Ferguson, and classical maestros David Murray, Jeff Bradetich, Thierry Barbé and Gary Karr, new music specialists Mark Dresser and Michael Moore, as well as Frank Proto and Edgar Meyer.  Bassist, Composer.  ISB Records, 2013. Alan Lewine: Producer, bassist, composer on one track “Quiero Soñar Contigo”

Never Home

JOHNNY NEVER & THE SOULAR PIMPS

Traditional acoustic Delta and Piedmont blues by a great ensemble fronted by country blues master and scholar Johnny Never.  Bassist.  MediaDog Records, 2011.

BASS RESPÄNSE

VATTEL CHERRY

Avant garde quartet of great bass composer/improvisors.  Bassist, composer, co-producer.  Owlsong, 2001.

Freewheeling

LEWINE/BROWN XTET

Contemporary, classic and original jazz, led by Alan and guitarist Bob Brown and a coterie of New Mexico’s best jazzers.  Bassist, Composer, Producer.  Owlsong, 1991. [Rerelease Pending].

Bourbon Street Bash

RED HOT PEPPERS

Dixieland and trad jazz by an octet of veteran performers based in New Mexico. Bassist, Producer.  Owlsong, 1989.  [Rerelease Pending].

New Mexico Jazz Workshop Vol I

NEW MEXICO JAZZ SAMPLER

Featuring Alan with the Pat Rhoads Trio and the Lewine/Brown Xtet and a number of others of New Mexico’s best jazz of the period. NMJW/Rettinger Records, 1986. [out of print].

Original Jazz

ALAN LEWINE SEPTET

Cooking little big band playing Alan’s straight ahead originals live in a 1985 concert for a large and enthusiastic house at Albuquerque’s venerable KiMo Theater. Owlsong, 1986.  [Rerelease pending]

Esther Haynes

ESTHER HAYNES

Award-winning early blues, swing and ragtime vocalist. Alan Lewine: Producer, bassist; also composer or co-composer of some tracks.

Liking You Liking Me

GRACE CHUNG

Powerful Australian vocalist (and an MIT PhD scientist specializing in artificial intelligence) with arrangements by Grace and guitarist John Kamman with some of Washington DC’s most gifted musicians.  Bassist, Co-producer.  Owlsong, 2005.

JOHN KAMMAN: Trio

john kamman trio

Featuring the jazz guitar of Washington DC’s John Kamman
Alan Lewine: co-producer, bassist