Denise’s Bio

“Once hailed as the next big thing, I’ve learned the hard way that lucky stars, can rise and fall. No longer a young ingénue with my head in the clouds, now older and wiser, I can feel the power that aging has given to the shape of my dreams.”  – Denise Marsa





Denise & Tobe Baer after performing YOUR VOICE at the 18th Annual Live Out Loud Gala, 2019 NYC

Denise Marsa is often called a Renaissance Woman. Along with her career as a singer-songwriter and performer, she runs KeyMedia Public Relations and KeyMedia Music Group now all under the umbrella of Denise Marsa Productions.  Originally born in Trenton, New Jersey, Denise Marsa is an award-winning singer and songwriter and has been writing, singing and producing her own music for five decades.  She started performing in musical theater as a young girl and studied theater and fine arts at the University of Arizona. After college she moved to New York City and started getting attention from the music industry and fans alike. A self-taught keyboardist, she has been mixing genres (pop, rock, classical, theatrical and Americana) since first moving to NYC in the 70’s. At the start of her career she performed in many NYC clubs including Max’s Kansas City Easter Festival with The Ramones, Blondie and Talking Heads. download full bio