Denise Grocke  OA

Choral & Pianoforte convenor


Denise Grocke holds a Bachelor of Music Degree from the University of Melbourne where she studied piano with Ronald Farren Price. Subsequently Denise went on to study Music Therapy. She practiced as a music therapist in hospitals and rehabilitation centres and established the Music Therapy Course at the University of Melbourne in 1978.


She has a PhD in Music Therapy and was Head of Music Therapy until her retirement in 2012. She is now happily involved in choral singing, accompanying and convening the Choral and Pianoforte sections of the Eisteddfod By the Bay.