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Fantastic pianist, vocalist & jazz professor.
Dena performed with the likes of Ray Brown, Clark Terry, Marian McPartland, Benny Golson, Scott Hamilton, John Scofield, Houston Person, Ken Peplowski, John Clayton, Jeff Hamilton, Kenny Burrell, Benny Green, Bill Charlap, David ‘Fathead’ Newman, Sheila Jordan, Peter Bernstein & Mark Murphy.
She recorded 12 CDs as a leader and has had numerous Grammy considerations.
As an educator, Dena has taught at some of the most prestigious jazz institutes incl. Manhattan School of Music, NYU & The New School.
She is a tenured Professor of Jazz Voice at the Jazz Institute of The University of Music & Performing Arts in Graz, Austria.
Dena frequently leads clinics & workshops all over the world: Stanford Jazz Workshop, Centrum-Port Townsend Jazz, the Dave Brubeck Institute, The Jazz School in Berkeley, CA, the JEN, Taller de Musics in Barcelona, the Rotterdam Summer Jazz School, The Royal Conservatory of Music in Den Haag, etc.