Pianist/composer/arranger Nicki Denner has been a part of the New York Latin and jazz music scene
since 1999. Before that, she was an active member of the Minneapolis music community for 10 years.
She has performed with Sheila E., Savion Glover, Candido, Doc Severinsen, Andrea Brachfeld, Bobby
Sanabria, Harvie S., Ray Vega, Pedro Martinez, Manolo Badrena, John Benitez, the New Jersey Tap
Ensemble, as well other jazz and salsa artists in the United States and Europe.
Since 2001, she has led her own trio which features Jennifer Vincent on bass, and Willie Martinez on
drums. In 2006, the trio released their debut recording, Moliendo Café, which was named one of the
"Top Ten Picks of 2006" in Latin Beat Magazine.