Memorial Essay Booklet

Montreal Leonard Cohen
Memorial Events 2016-2017

Essay and Photography Booklet

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  • Grammy award-winning Canadian musicologist Rob Bowman wrote this essay telling the story of the year after Leonard’s passing, from Leonard’s final instructions through the Montreal tribute events
  • Using interviews and photos, Rob details the days before Leonard’s passing, his memorial service and the numerous events and happenings in Montreal celebrating his life and work
  • Rob takes you behind the scenes of the Tower of Song tribute concert from planning, to rehearsals and finally, the acclaimed concert performances