Al Kooper

Member of The Blues Project 1965-1967, Royal Teens, Jimmy Vivino and the Rekooperators and Blood, Sweat & Tears 1967-1968. Performs as Roosevelt Gook.

  • Etwas Hoeheres by Wolfgang Wil
  • The Music of Bob Dylan 11/9/06
  • I Could Be King of Everything
  • Blues Project/Projections


Al Kooper (born Alan Peter Kuperschmidt, February 5, 1944) is an American songwriter, record producer and musician, known for organizing Blood, Sweat & Tears (although he did not stay with the group long enough to share its popularity), providing studio support for Bob Dylan when he went electric in 1965, and bringing together guitarists Mike Bloomfield and Stephen Stills to record the Super Session album. He has had a successful solo career since then, written music for film soundtracks, and has lectured in musical composition. He continues to perform live. (read the complete article at Wikipedia)



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