Friday Lunch Club
Friday Lunch Club w/ Annie Booth Trio
Annie Booth is a Denver-based jazz pianist, composer, arranger, and educator. She has established herself as an active force on the scene both as a bandleader of the Annie Booth Trio and as a busy side-woman. She performs in legendary trumpeter Greg Gisbert’s Quartet, mostly notably on a recent tour of Mexico through the “New York Jazz All-Stars” concert series. Annie is a recipient of an ASCAP Young Jazz Composers Award (2011 and 2017) and was recently awarded the 2017 ASCAP Phoebe Jacobs Prize, an award that recognizes one promising young female jazz composer. She has been named “Best In Denver” from Westword Magazine the jazz genre in 2015, 2016, and 2017 and was featured as part of Jazz 89.3 KUVO’s 2015 “30-Under-30” series.
Her debut album, Wanderlust, in 2014 on the Dazzle Recordings label – an album that features an artistic program of nine original compositions in both trio and quartet settings. Additionally, Booth has released Festive! (2016, Annie Booth Trio), an upbeat Christmas album, Abundance (2017, Annie Booth Sextet), a live album recorded in December 2015 at Mighty Fine Productions.
In addition to performing, Annie is active in jazz education in Colorado – she is the Program Assistant and a faculty member for the Colorado Conservatory For the Jazz Arts.