Pianist, composer / Louise Denson Group, Denson Baartz Quartet
Louise Denson is a pianist/composer/arranger/educator working in Jazz and Classical music. She holds a Masters in Jazz (NEC, Boston), and a Doctorate of Musical Arts (Griffith University, Brisbane). She has released six CDs including 'Clean Start' (2003 Queensland Sunnie Award: Best Jazz Recording), and 'Colours of Your Love' (2018), which features a 9-piece ensemble. A Senior Lecturer in Jazz at Queensland Conservatorium 1999-2020, she has written works for classical voice, choir and chamber groups, and her compositions have been recorded and performed by artists such as Bell Award-winning vocalist Elly Hoyt, Muses Piano Trio, and Southern Cross Soloists.