Mom, New Song & Millions of Dollars

Yesterday I had a chat with my “publisher” (my contact) at BMG. They as of this day administer my Marsa Music catalog. We spoke about the CBS Sunday Morning News piece a few weeks ago about Primary Wave the trends in music publishing and she gave me some insider insight about the president of thatContinue reading “Mom, New Song & Millions of Dollars”

4 those that follow this blog: new song new animated video coming soon…

What times these are! Having always enjoyed solo time, there are more and more moments now just becoming one long chunk of time. Days– weeks–months? Just time. It’s been a creative time for me. How about you? I see now there are 72 followers for this blog! Wow, I’m most grateful. Thank you. Hope youContinue reading “4 those that follow this blog: new song new animated video coming soon…”

Meatloaf

ROADIE & a yellow t-shirt I was in Austin, Texas back in the early 80’s. My uncle was part of the production team for a movie called ROADIE starring Meatloaf and Debbie Harry. Alan Rudolph was directing. My uncle wanted me to see up close the making of a rock n roll movie and itContinue reading “Meatloaf”

Celeste Martin: Holiday Generosity at its Best

In The Pass Musical, I speak about my guardian angel, Celeste Martin. She owned the carriage house building in the West Village from 1810 that I live in. She passed on December 13, 2018. I have a vignette in my show, about the apartment, aptly titled # 5 My West Village Apartment, and the firstContinue reading “Celeste Martin: Holiday Generosity at its Best”

My Time Spent is My Life Spent

Had a music/song rehearsal with Tracy Stark yesterday. 2.5 hours of singing, finding tempos, trying new things, adding her voice to a few spots, and it was so good to dive back in. I love singing. Though I have had highs & lows in my career, as many artists do, working on The Pass MusicalContinue reading “My Time Spent is My Life Spent”

Denise Marsa’s The Pass Musical Official Selection 2021 United Solo Festival November 18, 9PM

Press Announcement/KeyMedia Public Relations/Music Industry Contact: Jordani Sarreal, publicist@keymediapublicrelations.com A Story about Songwriting and the Human Spirit (New York, New York, Tuesday, October 12, 2021) – In September 2018 The Pass premiered in London at The Playground Theatre. Journalists who attended the two performances expressed their strong support for the piece. London Theatre 1 Chris OmawengContinue reading “Denise Marsa’s The Pass Musical Official Selection 2021 United Solo Festival November 18, 9PM”

SWIMMING

Another new song “SWIMMING” and it will open up Act 2 of THE PASS Musical, 11/18/21! Rehearsed it this past Monday with Tracy Stark, it’s working… “Close your eyes Let’s breathe And get over here and love me Get over here and love me Come on over here and let me love you You’ve drowned,Continue reading “SWIMMING”

Matza Ball Soup

As a Jewish woman, it is in my blood to nurture. I was surrounded by nuturing women my entire childhood and my teen years. Some might say, a bit too nurturing leaning towards bossy, at times. Whatever. The intent was/is always to care for those we love. The Yiddish saying Balabusta (Yiddish: בעל־הביתטע‎) is a Yiddish expression describing aContinue reading “Matza Ball Soup”

The Pass Musical & West Hollywood

Our first NYC stage, Theatre Row, United Solo Festival: https://unitedsolo.org/shows/the-pass-musical/ We are going to be presenting The Pass Musical on November 18, 2021 @9PM. I hope you can attend, if you are in NYC and if we go live. I am currently in West Hollywood, and the 12th vignette of the show is entitled WestContinue reading “The Pass Musical & West Hollywood”