ennis Johnson is a native of Lindsborg, Kansas, where he attended Bethany College, receiving a B.A. degree in 1976.
He completed requirements for a M.M. in piano performance and pedagogy from Wichita Sate University in 1978.
He earned a certificate as an Associate of the American Guild of Organists in 1984 and was elected a member of ASCAP in 1992.
He has served as organist and choir director in various churches throughout his career:
- Broadmoor Baptist Church, Baton Rouge LA
- First Presbyterian Church, Baton Rouge LA
- Saint Pius X Catholic Church, Baton Rouge LA
- First Presbyterian Church, Tyler TX
- Holy Family Catholic Church, Lindale TX
- First Presbyterian Church, Cheyenne WY
- Saint Joseph Catholic Church, Cheyenne WY
Mr. Johnson is the author of many articles in church music journals and keyboard periodicals.
His choral, organ and piano music appears in the catalogs of over a dozen publishers, including Alfred Music (H.W. Gray), FJH Music Company, GIA Publications, OCP, Wayne Leupold Editions, and Zimbel Press.
CanticaNOVA Publications is pleased to also offer Dennis Johnson's music in our catalog: