Curtis Cooper-Singer and Guitar
Curtis Cooper is a multi-versatile musician/performer, singing & playing guitar and/or piano for your Happy Hours, or special events or sing-a-long. He can tailor each performance to your specific needs; such as all folk music, or all Jazz from the 30’s, 40’s(piano required); all Country Western; 50’s Rock’n Roll, or more modern Rock from the 60’s & 70’s. Curtis can do holiday specific music such as Love songs for Valentines Day, an Irish show for St Paddy’s, or a Patriotic theme for the 4th of July or Memorial Day. He also has an entire set of Christmas music. Of course he can always do variety show, mixing up all of the aforementioned styles. Curtis’s voice is a soothing baritone similar to Roy Orbison, Elvis, Johnny Cash, or Bing Crosby. He is a fun and engaging entertainer, sharing antidotes and histories of the music he plays. He plays music from Glen Campbell, John Denver, Beatles, Kingston Trio, Everly Bros. Dean Martin, Sinatra, Beach Boys, Gershwin,, Berlin, Doris Day, Patsy Cline, Patty Page, George Straight, and many others.
Curtis has been a performing music since he began marching in parades in 1967. He has won many awards as a classical percussionist, and holds a music teaching degree in California and Oregon. From 2001 to 2011 Curtis performed musicals as both a percussionist & a conductor in Northern California. A specialty service Curtis can provide is a Drum Circle. He will provide the instruments. Curtis is a leading authority in this area, performing drum circles since 1991. Before that he was a composer & instructor for several award winning marching bands. He is also the author of several drums books and children picture books.
Service Fee: $60/hr travel=$70/hr long dis.=$80/hr
Discounts for multiple books
Drum circle=$75/hr local $100 for travel areas.
Thanatology (Hand Pan) $50/ 1/2 hr
Service Areas: Local is centered in Tigard Washington County is local, Clackamas and Multnomah counties are travel rates. Marion and Yamhill counties are long distance.
Service Types: Retirement Home/Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care, Adult Foster Home, Skilled Nursing/Rehab, Hospital, Senior Center, Adult Day Center, Seniors at Home, Private Parties/Locations.
Availability: Available Tuesday morning. Wednesday, Thursday, Friday anytime. Saturday afternoons & evening. Short notice request OK.
Contact Name: Curtis Cooper
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