"COPUS weaves together Poetry, Theater, Jazz, & Philosophy to engage the audience in social reflection"
COPUS is a theatrical spoken word jazz band that weaves together dynamic lyrics with lush musical landscapes in multiple genres. COPUS is an acronym for Creation Of Peace Under Stars. Formed by renowned San Francisco poet ROYAL KENT and ASCAP award-winning composer WENDY LOOMIS, the group has performed at clubs, theaters, and festivals throughout the United States. “COPUS could become legendary if given the opportunity to thrive!” ~Michael Allison
(Single) Physical CD shipped directly to you. "We all bleed red although we're all unique". A track you'll want in your music library, for sure! Quality sound produced by Grammy nominated producer and sound man, Yaron Fuchs. Recorded at the legendary Hyde Street Studios in San Francisco. Along with composer/pianist Wendy Loomis and poet/spoken word artist Royal Kent, "We All Bleed Red" includes COPUS members bassist Patrick Mahon and singer Amorelle Applin along with guest artists drummer Robbie Hammett and guitarist Vito Gregoli
(FULL CD) The latest creations of COPUS including the Hollywood Music Award-nominated track "Haves & Have Nots" and one special cover of Jimi Hendrix's "1983 A Merman I Should Turn to Be". Creative talents of flutist Monica Williams, bassist Patrick Mahon, drummer Greg McRay and guest artists percussionists Omar Clark Taylor, Martyn 'the Profess' Smith, and singer Barbara Jaspersen. Rockin'!
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