Candice Michelle/ Aural Awakenings “On his latest album entitled Natural Light, Louis Anthony deLise infuses neoclassical and contemporary instrumental motifs with subtle atmospheric jazz. Featuring Nancy Rumbel’s wistful wind instruments and Jeff Oster’s sensuous flugelhorn on a couple of cuts, Natural Light gracefully alternates between minimalist solo piano and understated ensemble pieces comprised of pensive Read More
Ricky Kej – Grammy® Award Winning Composer “Natural Light is an album that compels you to step out of the shadows and bask in your raw emotions. Each song draws you in and lets you revel in its marvelously rich layers of Piano, Percussion and so much more. Listen to this album with not just your ears but with all your Read More
Mainly Piano – Kathy Parsons (Jan 2020) Louis Anthony deLise released his first album as a solo artist, Natural Light, in 2019, but he is no newcomer to the music industry. He has worked “behind the scenes” on a staggering number of recordings by other artists in a wide variety of music genres as a studio Read More
Season 2 Episode 18 | 28m (Air Date: 01/07/20) Megan Schulz, Champion on Jeopardy, and Dancer with Old City Sweethearts; Louis deLise, Musician and Composer, worked with Philly Pops and other notable orchestras and singers; Travis Wolfe, Founder, WolfeMPowerment, also a Sgt. With Philadelphia Police Dept.
Making a Scene Magazine – Richard L’Hommedieu (12/7/2019) The Professional Songwriter is a textbook aimed at writers who are dedicated to being successful as a songwriter. It is essential reading for anyone in that position, although it might have been better divided into two books, one about music theory and one about the music business. This Read More
Mainly Piano – Kathy Parsons (11/22/2019) The Professional Songwriter is a very complete and easy-to-understand handbook/textbook intended for those who aspire to become professional songwriters (as opposed to hobbyists, although there is plenty of valuable information for them, too!). Written by Dr. Louis Anthony deLise, an award-winning composer, record producer, arranger and conductor, the book covers Read More
Retailing Insight magazine by Bill Binkleman Louis Anthony deLise describes his music as “Contemporary New Age and Neo-Classical,” but I think this sells his album short. Yes, those elements are present, but there’s so much more as well, e.g. traditional pop, ambient, jazz. The level of imagination, creativity, musicianship, and composition talent impressed me before Read More
NATURAL LIGHT by Louis Anthony deLise. Album review (07/12/2019) by Dyan Garris for Zone Music Reporter NATURAL LIGHT by Louis Anthony deLise. Album review by Dyan Garris for Zone Music Reporter “Natural Light” is a richly hued, magically magnificent recording that’s in a league of its own. No doubt about it. Natural light is rich Read More
Sheet music for the 11 compositions in the CD Natural Light, plus a bonus piece! Buy now, directly from Metropolis Music Publishers.
Just Released! NATURAL LIGHT is deLise’s first album as featured soloist. Of the compositions, deLise says, “For me, the impetus to create music can come from many places: my surroundings, life’s events (good or bad); or, simply, the urge to play with this or that pitch collection, time signature, or rhythm. Mostly, I make music Read More