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by Rita Garland
Fri Sep 28, 2018 4:51 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Leonard's Corner tribute concert - Dublin- Nov 2018
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Views: 656

Leonard's Corner tribute concert - Dublin- Nov 2018

Dear forum friends, We will be playing a set of Leonard Cohen songs and poetry on the 2nd November at the Unitarian Church facing Stephen's Green in Dublin city centre. In this event we hope to remember him well by weaving songs. poetry, dance and some audience participation ;-) Tickets are on sale ...
by Rita Garland
Fri Sep 14, 2018 9:23 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: American Animals: "Who by Fire"
Replies: 1
Views: 603

Re: American Animals: "Who by Fire"

Yes - I saw this film recently -great film with very beautiful and effective soundtrack too! It was very moving when the song starts at a very crucial part of the plot - there is no hiding.....who by fire - sung by Leonard in it's entirety is a master stroke. I always loved this song - since a teena...
by Rita Garland
Sat Aug 25, 2018 4:35 pm
Forum: The Leonard Cohen Event 2020 in Ghent, Belgium
Topic: Invitation to Ghent in August 2020, by Maarten Massa
Replies: 5
Views: 3311

Re: Invitation to Ghent in August 2020, by Maarten Massa

Great news! I hope to be there in 2020 - so sorry to miss the music and friendship in Budapest....
Rita Garland
by Rita Garland
Sat Aug 25, 2018 4:29 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Dublin Culture Night & LC's birthday
Replies: 0
Views: 468

Dublin Culture Night & LC's birthday

Hi forum friends, On Friday 21st September we , Leonard's Corner band, will be celebrating Leonard Cohen's birthday by singing his songs at the Unitarian Church in Stephen's Green for a 30 minutes free gig. This is happening as part of Dublin Culture night events - all over Ireland on Friday 21 st S...
by Rita Garland
Sun Apr 29, 2018 12:58 am
Forum: News
Topic: Leonard Cohen, philosopher - lecture by Philipp Rosemann
Replies: 3
Views: 758

Leonard Cohen, philosopher - lecture by Philipp Rosemann

Hi forum friends, Here is a link to a a lecture given this April by a philosophy lecturer in Maynooth, Ireland. It is has very interesting insights into songs such as Steer your Way and Suzanne. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CCUAs-Mhewk Enjoy - it made me want to go and sing this song tonight! Rita
by Rita Garland
Mon Feb 12, 2018 1:13 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Leonard Cohen Valentine night in Dublin
Replies: 2
Views: 876

Re: Leonard Cohen Valentine night in Dublin

Of course !
"Love is the only engine of survival..."
So glad you are joining us - see you very soon!
Rita
by Rita Garland
Mon Jan 22, 2018 1:32 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Leonard Cohen Valentine night in Dublin
Replies: 2
Views: 876

Leonard Cohen Valentine night in Dublin

Hi forum friends, MVP pub in Dublin 8 is having a special Leonard Cohen night on the 14th February - Valentine's day. Leonard's Corner, Dublin LC tribute band, and group of friends and poets will be performing songs and poems from 8pm onwards. Amongst others Lydia Mentink, Alan Grundy and Ed McGinle...
by Rita Garland
Tue Oct 03, 2017 9:56 am
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Leonard Cohen Songs and Poems gig in Dublin - Nov 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 726

Leonard Cohen Songs and Poems gig in Dublin - Nov 2017

Hi all, We are preparing a great set of performers and poets to celebrate the work or our favourite artist. If you can't make it Montreal come along to Dublin for the 10th of November at the MVP pub in Dublin 8, 8pm...there will be a cosy pub as a venue and an interesting collection of Irish/Portugu...
by Rita Garland
Thu Aug 24, 2017 7:36 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Leonard's Corner at Spirit of Folk Festival
Replies: 2
Views: 778

Re: Leonard's Corner at Spirit of Folk Festival

Thank you for kind words master Lydia!
Rita
by Rita Garland
Sat Aug 12, 2017 10:27 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Leonard's Corner at Spirit of Folk Festival
Replies: 2
Views: 778

Leonard's Corner at Spirit of Folk Festival

Hi forum friends, If you are in Ireland on the 9th of September or nearby do come to see us at Spirit of Folk Festival in Dunderry where we will be singing some of our Leonard Cohen favourite songs. Here is the link to the festival with the full programme full of interesting workshops, music and a s...
by Rita Garland
Mon Jun 05, 2017 6:45 pm
Forum: Hydra Meetups 2019, 2017, 2015, 2013, 2011, 2009, 2007, 2005 & The Event in 2002
Topic: Program of the Hydra 2017 meet up & maps
Replies: 8
Views: 3859

Re: Program of the Hydra 2017 meet up & maps

Hi everyone,

I imagine there will be some informal music playing/ singing sessions but I would prefer to leave my guitar at home....is there one at Roloi or are any other participants bringing guitars?

Rita
by Rita Garland
Thu May 25, 2017 11:15 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Fantastic cover of "Passing through"
Replies: 3
Views: 1142

Re: Fantastic cover of "Passing through"

Gorgeous kids....loved it :D
by Rita Garland
Wed May 17, 2017 10:42 am
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: LEONARD COHEN KOANS - Australian dates
Replies: 4
Views: 1650

Re: LEONARD COHEN KOANS - Australian dates

Hard to imagine you singing in the cold when we are having such a nice spring here in Dublin. I met with my band yesterday as we are also practicing for a gig coming up next week - I was telling them how much I LOVED your version of "Dance me to the end of Love" - how did you come up with that sort ...
by Rita Garland
Mon Apr 24, 2017 11:18 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: LEONARD COHEN KOANS - Australian dates
Replies: 4
Views: 1650

Re: LEONARD COHEN KOANS - Australian dates

Good luck with concerts Ali - I was fortunate to watch you in Dublin in 2014 and hope to have the chance to witness the magic you do with Cohen's songs some time in the future again!
Rita
by Rita Garland
Thu Apr 20, 2017 11:37 am
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Leonard's Corner performs in Dublin train station for Poetry Day
Replies: 0
Views: 862

Leonard's Corner performs in Dublin train station for Poetry Day

Hi,

We have been invited to perform at Pearse St. dart station for Poetry day Thursday 27th April.
Here are details of event on facebook - really looking forward to filling train station with LC songs!


https://www.facebook.com/events/409144616121401/

Rita

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