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Adrienne Cooper


Cooper infuses songs with the vibrant depth of her splendid voice. The New York Times

When Cooper sings, a cosmos of vocal expression unfolds. Thuringische Landeszeitung, Weimar

Cooper’s soulful and idiomatic interpretations have made her a leading light in the Yiddish revival.  A powerful and generous performer. Boston Globe

Magnificent! The Jewish Week

Dazzling! The Canadian Jewish News

…the premiere female Yiddish vocalist and interpreter of Yiddish song, defying categorization.  Deserves to be heard alongside the best of contemporary women’s world-folk music... Sing Out Magazine

Adrienne Cooper's vocals can crack you up with laughter or wring your guts with heartbreak. Rhythm Magazine

Cooper’s delicious cabaret-style vocals, exquisite vocal delivery. Dirty Linen: The magazine of folk and world music


Adrienne Cooper, the most lovely voice singing Yiddish today,  transforms Yiddish songs into transcendent, sensual art, demonstrating awe-inspiring power and variety of musical imagination. Klezmer Shack

Cooper runs the gamut of moods with powerhouse vocals. Cooper's voice is deep and rich and versatile, ranging from jazzy, brazen, brassy to delicate and poignant, to a delivery that’s smooth as silk and deliciously arch. Donna Scanlon, Rambles, Cultural Arts Magazine

Vocalist Adrienne Cooper ranges deftly from quiet meditation to wide-eyed wonder, trilling and growling tales that link heaven to the tenement stoop with astonishing ease. Rolling Stone

Mesmerizing, ..revealing human celebration, loss and determined spirit that everyone can relate to, no matter the culture.”

Victory Review: Acoustic Music Review magazine

Arguably never been anything like this…at once traditional and contemporary, virtuosic art music and populist folk music, Old World and New World, showcasing the full panoply of Adrienne Cooper’s manifold talents. Berkshire Jewish Voice

Adrienne honored with Risk Taker Award

Adrienne is among three musicians being honored for their contributions to movements for social change at Jews for Racial and Economic Justice's Annual Marshall T. Meyer Risk Taker Awards. For more info