Larry Jensen, a lifelong resident of Owen Sound, has released 16 albums over the years featuring all original songs. In October 2009, Larry was awarded the very first “Owen Sound Cultural Award” given in recognition of his long-standing musical contributions to his home community. In 2015, Larry was chosen Owen Sound Poets Laureate 2015 – 2017.
In 2010, 22 artists compiled the CD “Demons and Saints” featuring 19 of Jensen’s original songs. Over the years, Larry has written for theatre, film scores and commercials and authored a book of song lyrics “Some Are Songs”. He continues to produce CD’s of original work.
In 2019, he released along with poet/lyricist Rob Rolfe “Late Nights on Irish Mountain” A CD and Book of song and print. Songs and poetry of mostly local stories. This year, 2020 Larry releases “Life and Music, These Streets I Know, Larry Jensen, Autobiography and Compact Disc” www.gingerpress.com