Denise Young



by Denise Young

All compositions written by Denise Young © 2014 BMI, Dancing Horses Music.


“Denise’s love of classical music has never been more evident and this new release is ultimately a seamless marriage of classicism and her own contemporary style. This is unquestionably her finest work to date.”
- Will Ackerman, Grammy Award winning guitarist, producer, and founder of Windham Hill Records

“Passionata is a triumph for Denise Young. Her playing has elevated itself to the highest standards and her subtlety and control of tone, mood, nuance, and tempo is something truly special.”
- Bill Binkelman, Zone Music Reporter

“Denise Young’s songs are sublimely evocative and she expresses a range of sentiment with great romanticism, both in her playing and her composition.”
- Michael Diamond, musician, producer, and music reporter


November 2014 – Passionata appears on the 2015 Grammy Awards first round ballots.
December 2014 - Passionata charts at number 3 on the Zone Music Reporter top 100 radio airplay chart.
January 2015 - Passionata is nominated Best Piano Album of 2014 by radio broadcasters worldwide for the Zone Music Reporter.