Charlie Cooley

Mixed Media | Music & Concerts | Music Festivals | Music Studios | Performing Arts | Theatre

I am a professional musician (30+ years) specializing in drum set and percussion performance and recording. I have performed and or recorded with: Leonard Cohen, K.D. Lang, Amanda Marshall, Manteca, Sass Jordan, The Guess Who, The Blues Brothers, Anne Murray, Matt Dusk, and Heillig Manoeuvre.

I have been the ‘in -house’ drummer for many of Canada’s awards shows and events such as The Juno Awards, The Canadian Country Music Awards, The Canadian Songwriters Hall Of Fame Awards, and the Canada Day Celebrations from Parliament Hill.

I have performed/toured in many different countries/territories around the world including The North Sea Jazz Festival in the Netherlands, The Canadian Pavilion at Expo in Seville, Spain, The Aspen Jazz Festival, The Jazz Festival at The Hollywood Bowl, The Pori Jazz Festival in Finland, and Canada House – Trafalgar Square – London.