Alina Ramirez (Ireson Latin Band)
Alina Ramirez, a pianist and composer, began her musical studies in Mexico at the age of six. In the early 1980’s she left her country to pursue a degree in Lyon, France in Classical piano. She has performed or recorded with many salsa greats, including Paty Santos, Elena Burque, Alberto Bermudez and Fabian Garcia from the Buena Vista Social Club, Carrasco y su ley, etc. She has been in charge of the musical direction of bands such as Son de Merengue and for singers such as Jorge Hernandez (cuba), Maria Medina (mexico), Paty santos (Puerto rico), Silvina Tabush (Argentina) among others.
As a composer she has record her music for theatre, dance and film companies.