Music & Worship Arts Director: Denise Isaacson
About Denise Isaacson
Denise has been the Music Director at Unity Truth Center since 2005.
The daughter of a Methodist minister, she
has been active in sacred music since childhood, both vocally and instrumentally.
plays piccolo, flute, clarinet, bass clarinet, all the saxophones, bassoon and piano.
career as a professional musician, Denise
performs with big name stars and shows touring Florida.
has performed with many stars, including Johnny Mathis, Olivia Newton John, Bernadette Peters, Robert Goulet, Shirley Jones, Jerry Lewis, Aretha Franklin, Patti Austin, Marie Osmond, Joel Grey, Marvin Hamlisch, Don Rickles, Joan Rivers, Connie Francis, Frankie Avalon, Fabian, Tommy Tune, The Temptations, The Four Tops, Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gorme.
has played several national Broadway tours, including Sweet Charity
, Guys & Dolls
, Some Like
it Hot, White Christmas, Cinderella, 42nd Street, My Fair Lady and The King & I. Denise also plays for many local theatre companies, bands and symphonies.
Denise is the President and Executive Director of the Richey Community Orchestra, Pasco County's only symphony orchestra.
She has been a member of and principal clarinet with the group since 1972.
husband John own and operate Ike's Garage
, a full-service automobile repair shop in Hudson.
Their daughter, Mary Beth, received her
Master's degree, graduating Summa Cum Laude from the University of South Florida
Denise is an avid toy collector specializing in lead soldiers, figures and vehicles and anything to do with Snoopy and the Peanuts Gang.