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by MarieM
Thu Feb 23, 2017 1:19 am
Forum: News
Topic: Looking for Leonard Cohen Fans
Replies: 0
Views: 296

Looking for Leonard Cohen Fans

Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal 185 rue Sainte-Catherine Ouest Montréal, Qc H2X 3X5 Canada 514 847-6226 info@macm.org http://www.macm.org Seeking Leonard Cohen fans to participate in an artistic tribute to the great man! If the following description applies to you, please contact us at your ea...
by MarieM
Mon Feb 13, 2017 6:01 am
Forum: News
Topic: Joni Mitchell
Replies: 24
Views: 4862

Re: Joni Mitchell

As I sit waiting for the Grammy's to list Leonard among those that died in 2016 and prepare to cry, again, I was going through Twitter and came across this bit of great news. http://www.showbiz411.com/2017/02/12/exclusive-beloved-legend-joni-mitchell-makes-triumphant-return-to-clive-davis-pre-grammy...
by MarieM
Fri Jan 13, 2017 12:43 am
Forum: News
Topic: Remember those Concert Presale Agonies?
Replies: 7
Views: 578

Re: Remember those Concert Presale Agonies?

Thank you, Jeremy, for the beautiful reminder. It was so stressful at times and oh, there were issues. Fingers crossed that passwords worked. Fingers crossed that the sales opened on time. But most of the time, wow! Success. In the end Leonard made it all possible. In the end that great concert that...
by MarieM
Sat Dec 31, 2016 10:54 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Leonard Cohen: A Portrait in the First Person
Replies: 1
Views: 536

Re: Leonard Cohen: A Portrait in the First Person

Thanks, Gordana, for this great find.

Watched the First Person "interview" again. Still love it!
by MarieM
Wed Dec 21, 2016 4:05 am
Forum: News
Topic: Robert Kory's Remarks at Leonard's Memorial
Replies: 18
Views: 1579

Robert Kory's Remarks at Leonard's Memorial

Friends, A memorial was held for Leonard on December 11 at Ohr HaTorah Synagogue in Mar Vista, California, for friends and family. I was unable to attend and asked Robert if he might send me the thoughts he shared with the gathering at the memorial. He kindly obliged. I found Robert's words comforti...
by MarieM
Fri Dec 16, 2016 1:25 am
Forum: News
Topic: My Life With/Without Leonard Cohen by Ruth Wisse
Replies: 3
Views: 2006

My Life With/Without Leonard Cohen by Ruth Wisse

Over 20 years ago, Ruth Wisse, a friend from Leonard's early days in Montreal, and now a research professor of Yiddish and comparative literature at Harvard, wrote about her sadness that Leonard had chosen to go out into the world instead of share his gifts with his community. You can read her 1995 ...
by MarieM
Wed Dec 14, 2016 1:00 am
Forum: News
Topic: Leonard Has Passed Away
Replies: 681
Views: 67904

Re: Leonard Has Passed Away

http://www.tabletmag.com/jewish-arts-and-culture/music/219900/leonard-cohen-wieseltier Tablet magazine December 13, 2016 The Lace and the Grace Remembering Leonard Cohen By Leon Wieseltier Remarks written for Leonard Cohen’s memorial service at Ohr HaTorah Synagogue in Mar Vista, California on Dec....
by MarieM
Sun Nov 27, 2016 5:35 am
Forum: News
Topic: Leonard Has Passed Away
Replies: 681
Views: 67904

Re: Leonard Has Passed Away

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by MarieM
Sun Nov 27, 2016 4:12 am
Forum: News
Topic: Leonard Has Passed Away
Replies: 681
Views: 67904

Re: Leonard Has Passed Away

A sweet article about Leonard's impact on the village of Claremont while he was staying on Mt. Baldy. http://www.dailybulletin.com/arts-and-entertainment/20161126/leonard-cohen-mt-baldy-monk-claremont-consumer Daily Bulletin Leonard Cohen: Mt. Baldy monk, Claremont consumer http://image.dailybulleti...
by MarieM
Thu Nov 24, 2016 8:27 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Leonard on the cover - also contributions requested
Replies: 41
Views: 7814

Re: Leonard on the cover - also contributions requested

hotpress.jpg Music/News: 23 Nov 2016 The Hot Press Newsdesk The Webb Sisters, Sharon Robinson, Suzanne Vega, Judy Collins & Mike Scott pay tribute to Leonard Cohen in the new Hot Press We look back at Leonard's remarkable career with the help of friends & musical admirers. Hitting the shelves on Th...
by MarieM
Thu Nov 24, 2016 8:22 pm
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Closing Time Video
Replies: 5
Views: 1837

Re: Closing Time Video

The woman with the shorter hair is Julie Christensen. Her hair is actually blonde. The woman with the long dark hair is Perla Batalla. From the Leonard Cohen Prologues http://www.leonardcohen-prologues.com/images/closing_time.jpg That's Julie on the left, Leonard in the middle and Perla on the right.
by MarieM
Sat Nov 19, 2016 1:04 am
Forum: News
Topic: Leonard Has Passed Away
Replies: 681
Views: 67904

Re: Leonard Has Passed Away

A loving farewell by Cantor Gideon Zelermyer. http://www.theglobeandmail.com/arts/music/leonard-cohen-remembered-his-roots-and-remained-proud-of-his-jewishheritage/article32930044/?cmpid=rss1 GLOBE AND MAIL Leonard Cohen’s Temple of Song globemail11182016a.jpg Cantor Gideon Zelermyer, of the Shaar H...
by MarieM
Sat Nov 19, 2016 12:17 am
Forum: News
Topic: Leonard Has Passed Away
Replies: 681
Views: 67904

Re: Leonard Has Passed Away

Some thoughts from Patrick Leonard: http://www.ew.com/article/2016/11/18/leonard-cohen-producer-remembers-his-friend Entertainment Weekly Longtime Leonard Cohen producer remembers his friend: 'A scholar of the heart' BY LEAH GREENBLATT November 18 2016 They met nearly a decade ago over tuna sandwich...
by MarieM
Thu Nov 17, 2016 11:02 am
Forum: News
Topic: Leonard Has Passed Away
Replies: 681
Views: 67904

Re: Leonard Has Passed Away

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/11/17/arts/music/leonard-cohen-last-days.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=twitter&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+nytimes%2FSpUx+%28NYT+%3E+Media%29 New York Times For Leonard Cohen, the End Came With a Fall in the Night By BEN SISARIO NOV. 16, 2016 When Leonard Cohen’s family...
by MarieM
Thu Nov 17, 2016 1:12 am
Forum: News
Topic: CHOIR!CHOIR!CHOIR! Wednesday, Nov. 16, 9 p.m. Toronto
Replies: 0
Views: 1670

CHOIR!CHOIR!CHOIR! Wednesday, Nov. 16, 9 p.m. Toronto

CHOIR!CHOIR!CHOIR! will be meeting to sing Leonard's song on Wednesday, November 16, 9 p.m. in Toronto. UPDATE: here's a link to the lyrics of the songs we plan to sing. http://www.choirchoirchoir.com/leonardcohen Toronto, We lost a great man this week. A Canadian legend whose words and music mean s...

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