Louis Anthony deLise is an award-winning composer, record producer, arranger and conductor. His compositions for soloists and ensembles have been recorded and are often performed worldwide. His arranging and conducting work appears on albums alongside that of many of the world’s top pop artists including, Carlos Santana, Sheila E., Wynonna Judd, Kanye West, CeCe Winans and Paul Shaffer.
Louis deLise was arranger and conductor for Robert Hazard (writer of “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun”) and Grammy® winners Patti LaBelle and Halestorm in concert performances and recordings. He arranged and conducted on two albums for Miss LaBelle: Timeless Journey and her number one hit, The Gospel According to Patti LaBelle. Additional songwriting, composing, arranging and producing credits include albums and singles on EMI, Vanguard, Def-Jam, Centaur and CBS record labels.
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Natural Light wins nominations…
Composer Louis Anthony deLise has been nominated as “Best New Artist” in the 2019 ZMR Annual Music Awards for his album, Natural Light. The album is nominated as the “Best Neo-Classical Album” in the 2019 One World Music Awards (OWMA).
The Professional Songwriter
In the overcrowded world of “how to” books on songwriting, The Professional Songwriter stands out as unique. This book is designed to prepare the aspiring songwriter with the musical wherewithal and the business acumen needed to succeed in today’s bloodthirsty world of composing on-demand. More…
deLise Wins National Prize for New Concerto
Salone del Astor, a new concerto for flute by composer, Louis Anthony deLise, has won the National Flute Association’s “Newly Published Music Competition” for 2019. The piece was just published by ALRY Publications in a version for flute and piano.