Lindsay Cooper (2)

Real Name:
Lindsay L. Cooper
Profile:
Bassist, cello and tuba player. Lindsay L. Cooper was born in Glasgow on 18 January 1940. He moved to London in 1965 where he became a professional musician. From 1965 to 1967 and again in 1970 Cooper worked as a ship's musician on the Queen Mary and P&O passenger liner ships. In 1972 and 1973, Cooper studied music with British double bassist and teacher Peter Ind. In 1978 he moved to Zürich, Switzerland, but returned to Scotland in 1990 where he ran a free improvisation workshop in Edinburgh.
Cooper performed and recorded with musicians including Evan Parker, Keith Tippett, Mike Oldfield (on 'Tubular Bells'), Derek Bailey, Kenny Wheeler, Ken Colyer, Bobby Bradford and Lol Coxhill. He also recorded with a number of jazz, rock and folk groups, including The Strawbs and the Bill Wells Octet.
His main musical influences included Thelonious Monk, King Oliver and Derek Bailey. Cooper died in Edinburgh in 2001.
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Lindsay Cooper (2) Discography Tracks

Instruments & Performance

Lindsay Cooper (2) - Tubular Bells album art Mike Oldfield Part One Mike Oldfield - Tubular Bells (Album) Virgin Canada 1973 Sell This Version
Lindsay Cooper (2) - Hergest Ridge album art Mike Oldfield Mike Oldfield - Hergest Ridge (Album) Virgin, Virgin Netherlands 1974 Sell This Version
Lindsay Cooper (2) - SME + = SMO album art Spontaneous Music Orchestra Spontaneous Music Orchestra - SME + = SMO (Album) A Records (3) UK 1975 Sell This Version
Lindsay Cooper (2) - Innovation album art Amalgam (2) Amalgam (2) - Innovation (Album) Tangent Records (2) UK 1975 Sell This Version
Lindsay Cooper (2) - Dreaming Of Glenisla album art Talisker* Talisker* - Dreaming Of Glenisla (Album) Caroline Records UK 1975 Sell This Version
Lindsay Cooper (2) - Boxed album art Mike Oldfield Tubular Bells Part Two and 3 more… Mike Oldfield - Boxed (Album, Comp) Virgin UK 1976 Sell This Version
Lindsay Cooper (2) - Cynosure album art Trevor Watts String Ensemble Trevor Watts String Ensemble - Cynosure (Album) Ogun UK 1976 Sell This Version
CDV2001B Lindsay Cooper (2) - Tubular Bells / Amarok album art Mike Oldfield Tubular Bells Pt I Mike Oldfield - Tubular Bells / Amarok(2xCD, Comp) Virgin CDV2001B Australia 1990 Sell This Version
PERCASO 11 Lindsay Cooper (2) - All album art Day & Taxi Day & Taxi - All(CD, Album) Percaso Production PERCASO 11 Switzerland 1992 Sell This Version
13 Lindsay Cooper (2) - Cars & Variations / High Desert Songs album art Christoph Gallio Christoph Gallio - Cars & Variations / High Desert Songs(CD, Album) Percaso Production 13 Switzerland 1994 Sell This Version
WIG LP 58, WIGLP 58 Lindsay Cooper (2) - The Bill Wells Octet Vs. Future Pilot A.K.A. album art The Bill Wells Octet Vs Future Pilot A.K.A. The Bill Wells Octet Vs Future Pilot A.K.A. - The Bill Wells Octet Vs. Future Pilot A.K.A.(LP) Domino, Domino WIG LP 58, WIGLP 58 UK 1998 Sell This Version
Caber 001 Lindsay Cooper (2) - Pieology album art The Tom Bancroft Orchestra The Tom Bancroft Orchestra - Pieology(CDr, Album) Caber Music Ltd. Caber 001 UK 1998 Sell This Version
Lindsay Cooper (2) - Falling From Grace album art The Gentle Waves October's Sky and 1 more… The Gentle Waves - Falling From Grace (Maxi) Jeepster Recordings US 2000 Sell This Version
GEOG 5LP Lindsay Cooper (2) - Incorrect Practice album art Bill Wells Trio Bill Wells Trio - Incorrect Practice(12", MiniAlbum) Geographic GEOG 5LP UK 2000 Sell This Version
MA 53 Lindsay Cooper (2) - Across The Milky Way album art The Pearlfishers The Pearlfishers - Across The Milky Way(CD, Album) Marina Records MA 53 Europe 2001 Sell This Version
TXTVNL 01 Lindsay Cooper (2) - The Bill Wells Octet Meets Lol Coxhill album art The Bill Wells Octet Meets Lol Coxhill The Bill Wells Octet Meets Lol Coxhill - The Bill Wells Octet Meets Lol Coxhill(12") Textile Records TXTVNL 01 France 2001 Sell This Version
Lindsay Cooper (2) - Ghost Of Yesterday album art Bill Wells And Isobel Campbell All Alone Bill Wells And Isobel Campbell - Ghost Of Yesterday (Maxi) Creeping Bent UK 2002 Sell This Version
Lindsay Cooper (2) - Also In White album art Bill Wells Trio D.A.D.E and 1 more… Bill Wells Trio - Also In White (Album) Geographic UK 2002 Sell This Version
LRCDR003 Lindsay Cooper (2) - Live '96 album art The Bill Wells Octet The Bill Wells Octet - Live '96(CDr, Album, Ltd) Loathsome Reels LRCDR003 UK 2003 Sell This Version
LRCDR001 Lindsay Cooper (2) - Society Of Musicians 24 - 11 - 92 album art The Bill Wells Big Band The Bill Wells Big Band - Society Of Musicians 24 - 11 - 92(CDr, Album, Ltd) Loathsome Reels LRCDR001 UK 2003 Sell This Version
LRCDR002 The Bill Wells Octet The Bill Wells Octet - Elongated Cat(CDr, Album, Ltd) Loathsome Reels LRCDR002 UK 2003 Sell This Version
5209 Lindsay Cooper (2) - Search & Reflect album art Spontaneous Music Orchestra Spontaneous Music Orchestra - Search & Reflect(CD, Album, RE + CD, Album, Comp, RE + Comp) Emanem 5209 Spain 2016 Sell This Version
ECLEC2140 Lindsay Cooper (2) - The Rotters' Club album art Hatfield And The North Hatfield And The North - The Rotters' Club(CD, Album, RE, Unofficial) Esoteric Recordings (4) ECLEC2140 Russia Unknown Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

PERCASO 11 Lindsay Cooper (2) - All album art Day & Taxi Bumpf (as Cooper) and 5 more… Day & Taxi - All(CD, Album) Percaso Production PERCASO 11 Switzerland 1992 Sell This Version
Lindsay Cooper (2) - Free The Twin album art V-Twin An Amonite For Bill V-Twin - Free The Twin (Comp) Domino UK 2000 Sell This Version