Nocturne is delighted to welcome acclaimed Denver pianist/composer Annie Booth back to stage. For this special performance, Annie will be joined by New York bassist/composer Hannah Marks and Denver drummer Dru Heller.
Annie Booth is a versatile and award-winning composer, arranger, and jazz pianist. She has received national recognition for her work with awards and grants from the likes of ASCAP, Downbeat Magazine, the Jazz Education Network, the International Society for Jazz Arrangers and Composers, and Chamber Music America. Booth has released four albums as a bandleader and has appeared on more than a dozen as a side-musician. Additionally, she is a respected jazz educator and appears around the US and Canada as a guest artist-educator. She currently serves on faculty at the University of Colorado.
Hannah Marks is a bassist, bandleader, composer and educator living in New York City. As a bandleader, she has performed at several major festivals, including the Detroit Jazz Festival, Hyde Park Jazz Festival, Iowa City Jazz Festival, and Indy Jazz Festival. Marks plays in many bands including Tide Pools, with alto saxophonist Alfredo Colon and drummer Connor Parks, as well as for singer-songwriters Elora and Jack Broza. Her current band, Hannah Marks: Outsider, Outlier, is a genre-defying, lyric-based project. She is a frequent sideman with Geoffrey Keezer, Ingrid Jensen, Kalia Vandever, Matt Wilson, Ted Nash, Morgan Guerin, and Marcus Printup. Hannah is on faculty at The Spence School and runs her own private lesson studio.
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