Marilyn Cooper

Marilyn Cooper first became an English Country dancer in New York City while in her 20’s. Since her late 30’s she has played piano for contra dancing in multiple bands (Frogs in the Skillet, M&M, MC-squared, Mockingbird, and with fiddler Andrea Katz as Mesa Rose) in Houston and Austin, Texas, and most recently with Claudia Kirkpatrick and the Community Band at the Sacramento contra.  She has also played for Scottish country dancing.  Now in Sacramento, she is trying her hands at English Country dance music.