Award Winning Singer/Songwriter/Composer/Producer
Genres: Smooth Jazz/Rock/Folk/Acoustic/Americana
Studio session and clubdate singer in NYC before moving to Athens, GA. 7 years ago. Classically trained opera singer who switched to Pop/Jazz/Rock/Gospel/R&B after making her first songwriting demo in Nashville in 1980.
Studied acting with Aaron Frankel in NYC, has performed in national tours of Broadway shows and has opened for major recording acts. Did stand-up comedy briefly in NYC before taking a 17 year hiatus from performing to become a chiropractor/granola-eating health-nut and mom. Has written hundreds of songs, choral pieces, praise songs and anthems. Is currently writing her first novel, and promoting an all natural non-GMO, Gluten-free nutritional product that helped her to lose 60 pounds in less than 9 months.
I have been in the industry since 1979.
Opening act for The Pointer Sisters 1995
Stand up Comedy at Stand up NY in NYC 1986
National Jingles: Hasbro Toys, NY Life, USO - Vocal
Broadway Show Tours, Annie 1981
Choral Composer, Womansong of Asheville, 1996-2011
Protools, Logic Recording Software
Songwriters Guild of America- 1999 Award for original song: "For You"
Associations / Organizations
Actor's Equity Association (Denise Jones, my maiden name)