Fine contemporary singer and guitarist who has worked with Harvey Andrews among others, and now lives in Portugal. Graham has played at the club several times now and never fails to deliver an immaculate performance.
As most of you will know Brian Bruce died in October 2008. One of the last thingsBrian did for the club was to book Graham Cooper a great friend and musical buddy. To make Grahams night specialand to honour Brian’s memory we would like everyone to come if they can make it.
This is likely to be Graham’s last gig at the club as he now lives and works in Portugal.Graham is a great singer and musician, writing, arranging and composing music and song for people such as Harvey Andrews.
Graham has a new CD out called “The Lucky One”, one of the tracks is written by both Harvey Andrews and Graham Cooper called “Mindful Memories”
Graham Cooper Bio...
An evening with Graham Cooper is quite likely to have you listening to his own songs, those co written with Harvey Andrews, or those written by other songwriters from Trad. Anon,to Duke Ellington, taking in John Prine and Harry Chapin along the way. The songs reflect Graham’s love of quality songwriting in all the areas of acoustic music that he has been involved with, in a career spanning 40years. He has sung, and played piano or guitar, at folkclubs, colleges and concert halls across theUK and Europe, from Cambridge Festival to Reading Rock Festival, and been involved in numerous radio and TV programmes such as The Old Grey WhistleTest. Graham now lives in Portugal where he is much in demand as a solo artist or as part of the duo Simply Acoustic. Currently he is the Musical Director of two theatre groups,including the very successful Algarve Old Time Music Hall.