Aural Elixir

September 16 at 7:00 PM

"Joni Mitchell’s sly and perceptive confessional meets Fiona Apple’s confrontational doomed romantic, with little hints of Tori Amos’ gonzo earth mother and Carole King’s practical warmth." Offbeat Magazine


Renown for eclectic, beautiful, and distinctive music, Aural Elixir displays a wide spectrum of influences traversing the boundaries of rock, jazz, pop, folk, and world musicTrue artist and visionary Jesse Maclaine founded Aural Elixir in 1996 while living in New Orleans. Although the magical Crescent City remains an undeniable influence on her style, she has been based in Colorado for over a decade. She continues to dedicate her life to composing, performing, recording, and producing music which adventurously defies categories and uniquely shines as a refreshing alternative to the derivative, repetitive, over-produced music that dominates the modern world. Classical training, jazz studies, pop sensibilities, and decades of experience as a professional entertainer inform Jesse Maclaine's compositions and performances, empowering her to craft each song and show into refined high art. Audiences of all ages, professional peers, and critics alike rave about her creativity, compelling lyrics, nuanced music, and undeniable star quality.