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by sebmelmoth2003
Tue Jun 01, 2021 12:08 pm
Forum: Other Writers and Writing
Topic: Coleman Barks/Rumi TV prog.
Replies: 17
Views: 7032

Re: Coleman Barks/Rumi TV prog.

colleman barks talks about rumi on something undersood - bbc radio 4. leonard's anthem included in programme. ...Mark Tully assesses his contemporary popularity with Coleman Barks, one of Rumi’s pre-eminent American translators and asks why Rumi resonates with so many people of so many nationalities...
by sebmelmoth2003
Tue Jun 01, 2021 12:05 pm
Forum: Leonard Cohen's music
Topic: Lover, Lover, Lover & Rumi
Replies: 37
Views: 27217

Re: Lover, Lover, Lover & Rumi

leonard track referenced in something understood-bbc radio 4.

The poetry of the Persian mystic, considered the first Whirling Dervish, is still popular 800 years after his death. Mark Tully considers the reasons for his enduring appeal...

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b08295y8
by sebmelmoth2003
Tue Jun 01, 2021 11:56 am
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Who by Fire by First Aid Kit (tribute album)
Replies: 17
Views: 1824

Re: Who by Fire by First Aid Kit (tribute album)

Sofa Session: First Aid Kit - bbc radio 2 - wednesday 2nd june, 2021 - 19.30 hours uk time. Jo Whiley First Aid Kit play a Sofa Session for Jo, including music from their live tribute album to Leonard Cohen, Who By Fire. Release date: 02 June 2021 1 hour, 30 minutes https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/...
by sebmelmoth2003
Thu May 06, 2021 11:55 am
Forum: News
Topic: prince philip and leonard cohen
Replies: 0
Views: 237

prince philip and leonard cohen

article by charles moore in the spectator : ...As a boy at Eton from 1969, I was invited to conferences at St George’s House, Windsor. These had been established by the Duke in 1966. They examined religious issues from a non-denominational point of view and attracted distinguished thinkers. They wer...
by sebmelmoth2003
Fri Mar 05, 2021 12:30 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Zack Snyder's Justice League (2021) Official Trailer Theme Song - Hallelujah
Replies: 2
Views: 1295

Re: Zack Snyder's Justice League (2021) Official Trailer Theme Song - Hallelujah

long article in vanity fair. ...The director is also layering in some deeply personal elements. The movie closes with Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah,” performed by Allison Crowe, a friend who also sang it at Autumn’s funeral. It was Autumn’s favorite song. Now it’s an elegy to her. Justice League, howe...
by sebmelmoth2003
Tue Feb 09, 2021 2:12 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Review of Jewish Museum Show A Crack in Everything
Replies: 17
Views: 8117

Re: Review of Jewish Museum Show A Crack in Everything

chineke chamber ensemble - hallelujah - end of uk holocaust memorial day event.

https://www.hmd.org.uk/news/uk-commemor ... -day-2021/

https://www.chineke.org
by sebmelmoth2003
Tue Feb 09, 2021 1:56 pm
Forum: Adam Cohen
Topic: adam cohen and rufus wainwright tour
Replies: 10
Views: 12664

Re: adam cohen and rufus wainwright tour

samantha power picked `tonight will be fine` - covered by teddy thompson as one of her discs on desert island discs.

although it doesn't appear to be listed - copyright issues or snafu?

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m000rbp3

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samantha_Power
by sebmelmoth2003
Tue Feb 09, 2021 12:48 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Statement from Cohen Estate: Unauthorized use of "Hallelujah" as finale to Convention Festivities
Replies: 46
Views: 12688

leonard cohen's hallelujah used - uk holocaust memorial day

The UK Ceremony for Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD)

chineke chamber ensemble - hallelujah - at end of 2021 event.

https://www.hmd.org.uk/news/uk-commemor ... -day-2021/

https://www.chineke.org
by sebmelmoth2003
Thu Dec 24, 2020 1:07 pm
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Everybody knows the plague is comming
Replies: 3
Views: 2010

Re: Everybody knows the plague is comming

letter from I shorts in the irish independent.

How very fitting for these pandemic days are some of the lyrics of the late, great Leonard Cohen’s Waiting For The Miracle....

https://www.independent.ie/opinion/lett ... 93738.html
by sebmelmoth2003
Thu Dec 24, 2020 1:06 pm
Forum: News
Topic: ken follett - novelist - is a leonard cohen fan
Replies: 0
Views: 645

ken follett - novelist - is a leonard cohen fan

together with his wife of 40 years.

picks `dance me to the end of love` as one of his two inheritance tracks.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p08z5cgv
by sebmelmoth2003
Mon Feb 10, 2020 2:07 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Review of Jewish Museum Show A Crack in Everything
Replies: 17
Views: 8117

emily sigalow muses on jews and buddhism

let's hope leonard gets mentioned : "...I recently finished a book project about the historical and contemporary encounter between Judaism and Buddhism in America. "This book, American JewBu: Jews, Buddhists, and Religious Change, (Princeton University Press) explains how Judaism and Buddhism met, c...
by sebmelmoth2003
Mon Feb 10, 2020 2:04 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: leonard cohen tribute act in carcassonne
Replies: 0
Views: 1858

leonard cohen tribute act in carcassonne

carcassonne in france ...On our first evening, we ate at a little bistro looking straight across at the ramparts. The maitre d’ must have seen the look on my face when an intense young man with a guitar began to pour out his sorrows in song. We were shown to a perfect table outside on the rear patio...
by sebmelmoth2003
Mon Feb 10, 2020 1:57 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Judy Collins: ‘Leonard Cohen was a gentleman – except if you were having an affair with him’
Replies: 1
Views: 1384

Re: Judy Collins: ‘Leonard Cohen was a gentleman – except if you were having an affair with him’

... She has sung definitive versions of songs from everyone from Joni Mitchell to Bob Dylan over many decades, but octogenarian Judy Collins has no plans to stop any time soon, writes John Meagher... Leonard Cohen and Judy Collins perform a mesmerising duet of ‘Suzanne’, 1976 https://www.independent...
by sebmelmoth2003
Wed Jan 08, 2020 12:46 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love, film by Nick Broomfield
Replies: 74
Views: 26454

Re: Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love, film by Nick Broomfield

rick vick - R.I.P.

Rick Vick obituary

The ‘Poet of Stroud’ who performed in prisons and became friends with Leonard Cohen when a holiday to Hydra lasted 14 years...

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/rick ... -jd027q9t9

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