Laura Sullivan (composer)

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Laura Sullivan
Genres Classical, New-age
Labels Sentient Spirit records, NorthStar Music and Orange Music
Associated acts Jeff Oster, Nancy Rumbel, Eugene Friesen
Website laura-sullivan.com

Laura Sullivan is an American composer, pianist and New-age music artist. She has worked with some of the most leading musicians of the industry and Grammy award winners including Nancy Rumbel, Jeff Oster, and Will Ackerman.[1] Her album Love's River won the 2014 Grammy Award for Best New Age Album.[2]

Early Life and Education[edit]

Laura Sullivan was raised in a farm in Northern California near the foothills of Mt.Lassen. Her mother was a children's book author - Carol Purdy. She started learning piano from her mother when she was 4 years old.[3] She earned a Bachelor's degree in music with emphasis in piano, and a Master's degree in psychology from the University of San Francisco. She further graduated training from the New School in New York City.[4]

Discography[edit]

  • Piano Solos - (2003)
  • Trails of North America - (2003)
  • Mystical America - (2004)
  • Feast of Joy & Love - (2007)
  • Close to Home - (2008)
  • Love's River - (2013)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Pianist Laura Sullivan – Love’s River". Retrieved January 25, 2014. 
  2. ^ "56th Annual GRAMMY Awards Nominees". Retrieved January 24, 2014. 
  3. ^ "prweb.com". Retrieved January 26, 2014. 
  4. ^ "laura-sullivan.com". Retrieved January 26, 2014. 

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