To celebrate the 2 year anniversary of my album ‘3’ SA are launching a brand new library competition series! The first edition of the competition is entitled ‘Spark’, a name inspired by one of my library patches ‘Longing For Your Spark’. Head to sarecordings.com/spark for all the information you'll need to enter!
September 28th, 2021
Spark - Library Competition!
September 27th, 2021
Happy 2nd Birthday '3' !
September 23rd, 2021
In celebration of the two year anniversary of ‘𝟑’ album and the sample library next Monday I have curated a playlist full of music that inspired the record and my production and writing style in general!
Please check out the 𝐇𝐄𝐘 𝐒𝐈𝐒𝐓𝐄𝐑! playlist here.
August 25th, 2021
Krakow Film Music FestivalI am delighted to tell you that my song 'Fall Into Me' will be played at the Krakòw Film Music Festival as part of the Black Mirror Suite by Martin Phipps! Check the programm out on the FMF website ! And hopefully see some of you there ! I will be in attendance which is so so exciting after no travels for 18 months !! What an honour to be a guest at this wonderful festival and have my music played. Summer has been treating me kindly. xx Alev
July 18th, 2021
Summer breakGone Fishing - check back September. xx flower illustration: Alev Lenz
June 4th, 2021
Roomful Of Teeth cover 'Fall Into Me'! Out Now!I am so pleased to announce this new release today!!! This is a MUST LISTEN! Roomful of Teeth, the incredible vocal ensemble who I had the honor to record with for my latest album '3', are releasing their version of my song 'Fall Into Me' today via New Amsterdam! Find it HERE! 'Fall into Me' is a song born out of resonance. I struck a low C octave on my piano to write it and the resonance of my over 100 years old upright piano showed me the way, into the blue. The song then deeply resonated with an audience ...
June 4th, 2021
Love Letters P.S. OUT NOW!The final song for Love Letters P.S. - a deluxe version of Love Letters featuring two new songs and two new remixes - is OUT TODAY! Listen HERE! Alongside Sister Susannah and remixes of Bright Eyes and Space by Sandunes and Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith (see my last newsletter ;)) I’m delighted to announce the collection includes a brand new song, “Opening, Flowering, Drinking” featuring Anoushka's sister Norah Jones. It was a joy to work with Anoushka and her sister on a truly special track. What a way to top off this journey of Love Letters! “Opening, Flowering, Drinking” co-written and co-pro...
May 30th, 2021
New Work with Carly Paradis!Happy Brithday my lovely friend! It was a pleasure working remotely with Carly Paradis on the titles for new TV show "Whistable Pearl" (Stars Kerry Godliman and Howard Charles) mixed by the wonderful and brilliant Olga Fitzroy! If you do not have access to Acorn you can read about it at NPR or at IMDB! Hooray for community, it's what keeps us sane and going (click read more to access all links). xx Alev
May 21st, 2021
ReWork For Ginevra Nervi OUT NOW!Well and I guess this would be my frist remix then! I am pleased to share this ReWork OUT NOW for Ginevra Nervi! Listen here. She has put out her EP KLASTÓS just recently and now released a ReWork Edition with remixes of her Klastos tracks by CHEVEL, Midori Hirano, Lara Sarkissian and me ! We met through the Recompose Competition which I hosted over at Spitfire Audio and my labels SA Records to makr the one year anniversayr of my latest full length album '3'. I released my music notation for free (still avaiblable in the menue, just c...
May 14th, 2021
'Bright Eyes' Remix by SandunesThe second Remix for the Extended Edition of Anoushka Shankar's Love Letters 'Bright Eyes Sandunes RMX' by Sandunes is OUT NOW! Listen here: mkx.lnk.to/AnoushkaSandunes Anoushka said: "Bright Eyes feat. Alev Lenz is one of the most intimate, raw pieces of work I’ve ever released and it was incredible to hear what it meant to so many people. I hope the song will bring you just as much joy in it’s new avatar, remixed by the incredible India-based musician Sandunes." Enjoy! An keep you ears peeled for June 4th - Love Letters P.S will be rele...