Michael Cooper Soul,Funk,Dance,Jazz




Michael Cooper is an established musician who has worked his way in to our hearts with soul for years. He is not only considered an accomplished saxophonist but, a composer, arranger, producer, programmer, as well as being a performer. With a nightclub for a back yard, astounding musicians from around the northwest has influenced him. Michael plays, Alto, Tenor and Soprano saxophone, as well as the Wind Controller. So for all kinds of music, whether you’re looking for mellow soul, smooth jazz, the bluest blues or the hippest hip-hop around. If you have a passion for an entertaining evening, or just want to dance the night away, don’t miss a performance by Michael Cooper, saxophonist extraordinaire.

1970 – 1973 The Gangsters
1973 – 1975 The Creative Jazz Orchestra
1975 – 1978 The Greg Smith Band
1978 – 1980 Transport
1980 – 1983 Community Jazz Orchestra
1983 – 1985 Freelance, Studio Musician
1985 – 1990 Cliché
1990 – 1993 Calvin Walker Band
1993 – 1994 Some’um Proper
1994 – 2003 Slam
2003 - 2011 Michael Cooper cell # 503-312-8627

Screen name:
Member since:
Feb 15 2007
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years together:
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
1 time per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
49 years


Full PA System , Soprano , Alto , Tenor Sax's , Wind controller , Korg Triton Studio , Ensoniq Asr 10 , Akai MPC 5000 , Digital Performer , Avp-1 Auto Tune , Sm 58's , Light's & Special fx Pro



Past Events

Michael Cooper & Friends

Michael Cooper & friends

Rock side of the moon
7901 SE Powell Blvd.,
Portland, OR

Saturday Market

Michael Cooper (jazz)

Battle Ground Village Outdoor Market

The Alberta Street last thursday street fair

Michael Cooper /w Billy Bradford

Michael Cooper /w Billy Bradford


Party !


Smooth Jazz Music all day for the Market

All Day live Music Party

All day live Music Party !

The First Street Pub
611 E first Street
Newberg Oregon

Michael Cooper & Friends "Dance Party"

Michael Cooper & Friends " Dance Party"

611 E First St. Pub
Come get your groove on !

The Whiskey Bar ( key largo)
31 NW 1st Ave.
Portland, OR 97209

Battle Ground Village - Bldg D2
808 SE Commerce Avenue
Battle Ground, WA 98604

First Street Pub 611 E. First St. Newyberg Or.97132


The Michael Cooper Band

Get your groove on down town w/MC

Michael Cooper "LIVE"

Michael Cooper "LIVE"


5301 W. Baseline Rd. Hillsboro Or.

Every Saturday Toms Gresham

Every Saturday at Tom's pizza & Sports Bar Gresham 707 NE 181st 8:00to 12:00

Sports Bar, 707 NE 181st Ave, Portland,OR

Hey come on out to Tom's 707 NE 181 st this wed the 26th I do a show from 4:00 to 6:00 or sat the 29th we start at 8:00 to 12:00 hope you can come ....

Spririt Mountain Casino

Come Get your groove on!

Michael Cooper At one of the newest Hot Spots in Vancouver Wa.