Mark Lewis Music

Enjoy the Ride

by Mark Lewis

Released 2012
Audio Daddio
Released 2012
Audio Daddio
A collection of the finest gems from the Mark Lewis composition book, carefully selected and recorded to transport the listener through an upbeat yet peaceful journey of sound. Lewis delivers stunning performances on a variety of instruments.
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Mark Lewis is master of the alto sax, baritone sax, flute and piano; author of more than 1,600 compositions; and has recorded and produced more than twenty albums on various labels. Rotterdam, Holland was Mark's home base for many years. He toured and played in most of the better clubs throughout Europe, and taught jazz theory and improvised music classes in several music conservatories. Mark lived and performed for several years in San Francisco and Victoria, BC as well. Mark's CD "In The Spirit," recorded at Music Annex in Menlo Park, CA, made the Top 40 on Billboard Magazine's Jazz Albums chart. Jazz musicians Mark has performed and recorded with include pianists Willem K├╝hne, Mark Levine, Overton Berry, and Ted Gioia; drummers Candy Finch, Frans van Grinsven, Eddie Moore and Billy Higgins; bassists James Long, David Friesen and Chuck Metcalf; saxophonists Noah Howard, Johnny Griffin and Art Foxall; trumpet player Randy Brecker; and vibraphonists Bobby Hutcherson and Lodewijk Bouwens. Mark often subbed for Stan Getz and John Handy during his time in San Francisco.