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Alan Lewine

Bassist/composer Alan Lewine, relocated to Philadelphia a few years ago, where he has recently married and reopened Owlsong Productions with his wife, Spanish soprano Ana María Ruimonte. They released two CDs in 2014: Ana Maria Diaz - Arded, Corazon, Arded ( featuring Ana Maria singing Spanish baroque romanzas from the 17th Century, and Owlsong - Sampler ( with a variety of material, new, previously unreleased and rereleases of some samples of Alan's recordings from the 80s. In 2015, they released another classical project, Ana María Ruimonte: Alma y Vida de Mujer (The Soul and Life of a Woman) singing arias in several languages from opera, and zarzuela, as well as art songs, all spanning several centuries into the 21st. Three more recording projects are planned for release for 2017.

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”Lewine possesses a dark sound, powerful and foreboding.” - Jazz Scene

“...a composer and a scholar in many of jazz's many- splendored forms...” - Wayne Thompson, Jazz Society of Oregon

“...graceful bass work...” - Willamette Weekly

SOPRANO MEETS CONTRABASS Another great review from the Music Librarian of the Philadelphia Free Library: “I just wanted to thank all of you for the amazing concert on Sunday. This was the first pop-up where, not only did we fill up all the seats we had out there, but we even exhausted the reserves I had hidden in the wings

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