flute, Irish whistle

On any given day, Sam Levine might be playing for a film soundtrack, flute for Mandisa, clarinet for Wynonna, penny whistle for Amy Grant or saxophone for Lynyrd Skynyrd. Sam has recently recorded for Vince Gill, Aaron Neville, The Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir, Carrie Underwood and Kenny Chesney. In his career he has played with Sammy Davis Jr., Mel Torme, Henry Mancini, Dolly Parton, Vince Gill, Reba McIntire, Michael McDonald, Al Jarreau, Liza Minnelli, Amy Grant, Toby Keith, Lynda Carter, Michael W. Smith and Larry Carlton.

As an artist, Sam has 16 recordings on three different labels (Greenhill Music, Village Square and Brentwood Jazz). Sam's two latest recordings, "Smooth Praise" and "Smooth Worship" are sax versions of Praise and Worship songs.

Sam is am an active member of Westminster Presbyterian Church in Nashville, where he serves as a musician and elder. His participation and leadership at Westminster Presbyterian follows a life-long spiritual development that began with his parents' marriage of Jewish and Christian traditions.