Sip and Listen to Local Musicians at The Oxford


 



Enjoy a weekly showcase of celebrated local musicians performing in our lobby on Thursday and Friday evenings from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Listen to the stylings of local musicians while sipping on our Signature 1891 Whiskey, as a special complimentary perk to your stay at The Oxford. 

The Oxford Players  

ANNIE BOOTH

Annie Booth is a versatile and award-winning composer and jazz pianist based in Denver, CO. She has established herself as an active force on the local and national scene as a composer and leader-performer of her many projects (the Annie Booth Trio, Sextet, and Big Band) and as a busy side-musician. Booth holds a Bachelors of Music Performance and a Masters of Music in Jazz Performance and Pedagogy from the Thompson Jazz Studies Program at the University of Colorado. When Annie is not performing, traveling, or composing, she is on faculty at the Colorado Conservatory for the Jazz Arts (CCJA). She is currently an adjunct faculty at the University of Northern Colorado, teaching jazz piano and jazz arranging.

DAVID LAWRENCE

 David Lawrence has called Colorado home for over a decade. David brings a unique blend of finger-picking Delta blues, roots-Americana, soulful vocals, and his own style of Gypsy-infused jazz guitar. A poet at heart, David’s original sound combines evocative imagery and storytelling with infectious melodies and rich, layered guitar playing. True to his musical roots, David’s music is raw, gritty, soulful, and full of heart. For this special Jazz appreciation month performance, David will lean into the great American Songbook and show his deep reverence for this truly American art form.

DZIRAE GOLD

Dzirae Gold herself. Their sound is deeply rooted in the rich tones of Dzirae's voice. Her sultry vocals have been described as "smooth as liquid gold" and the band's sound can be best categorized as Pop-Jazz/Soul, which inspired the name "DZIRAE GOLD" - fresh, sexy, and timeless. While you'll love the sultry twist Dzirae Gold puts on many of your favorite pop songs, and her crooning rendition of some of the best vocal jazz classics, it's Dzirae Gold's deep and thoughtful original lyrics and passionate instrumentals that will surely stir your heart and mind.

ODESSA ROSE

Hank Williams is the founder, singer, guitarist, and bandleader of Denver-based hot jazz and swing band Odessa Rose. His interest in music began as a child pounding out tunes on the family piano and drum kit. Growing up in Austin Texas, he began his stage life at the age of 15, playing in a friend’s father’s country-swing band, and has never looked back. Odessa Rose is a Denver-based Swing band whose influences include Django Reinhardt, Grant Green, The Hot Club of Cowtown, and Duke Ellington. Hank formed Odessa Rose in 2008 and the band quickly found a home within the Denver Swing dance scene. Their infectious blend of swing, folk, and original Americana music soon captured the ears of local fans and showrunners alike. Odessa Rose can be seen playing unique venues throughout Denver such as The Denver Botanic Gardens, Odell Brewing Co, and the Denver Milk Market.

DAVID HENNING

David Henning is a singer/songwriter in Denver. Originally from northwest Pennsylvania, he began focusing on songwriting in 2014 and has quickly gained recognition in Denver. With growing accomplishments, including recognition from the Westword, and COMBO (Colorado Music Business Organization), David has been in demand as a guitar player and vocalist providing featured work on many growing Denver, LA and Nashville artists.

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