Elsie Osborne Band

Category : Calgary Bluesfest
Aug 26, 2020

SONG: I'd Rather Drink Muddy Water

*features Jack Semple

Elsie is a veteran of the Western Canadian music scene. Having worked with the finest jazz and R&B musicians in practically all venues on this side of the country puts Elsie is a unique position.

Not only a stellar voice and a fabulous improvisational mind, but also a prolific writer, Elsie has commanded stage and studio for over 30 years. She has attracted the attention and collaboration of many notable musicians including Sheila Jordan, Andrew Glover, the late Doug Riley, Jack Semple, Alfie Zappacosta, Mike Lent, Sandro Dominelli, Bob Tildesley, Mark Sterling, Steve Hoy, and many more.

For the last several years, Elsie has been the in house vocal coach for the CBMA Singing the Blues Vocal Camp, as well as teaching privately.

Whether a band leader, a recording artist, a songwriter, or a contributing vocalist, Elsie's musical spirit, integrity, and undeniable ability puts her in a class of few.

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