Elsie Osborne is a soulful, blues / jazz vocalist and songwriter based in Calgary. A working musician since she was a child, Osborne’s sound ranges from precise, improvised jazz to gutsy, no holds barred blues.
Osborne has had a storied career. Starting at 8 years old, she belted out CCR and Procol Harum tunes while touring Alberta in the Osborne Family Band. Career highlights includes performing at Edmonton’s Jazz City and the Calgary International Blues Festival, being a long time vocalist in the house band at Red’s in West Edmonton Mall, opening for Jonny Lang and recording with Sheila Jordan, Tommy Banks, Jack Semple and others.
Elsie performs around Alberta with several local musicians including Andrew Glover, Sandro Dominelli and Ralf Buschmeyer. She does studio session work and is currently recording her second album. Osborne will be performing at several upcoming festivals.