21 December 2016, Celebrating Leonard Cohen

“There is a crack in everything … that’s how the light gets in”

Celebrating Leonard Cohen : Poet & Songwriter!
懷念音樂會 :詩人 ,歌手 Leonard Cohen
Red Room and Happier Cafe would like to invite lovers of Leonard Cohen to join us in a celebration of the singer songwriter’s life. Selected works will be performed by local musicians. All members are encouraged to sing along and we welcome all of you musically inclined to join us, hit a triangle, beat the cajon, lead on guitar or even harmonising vocals.

Special Offerings of the evening will include Mulled Wine & 湯圓TangYuan.

紅坊國際村與更快樂實驗所想邀請所有喜愛 Leonard Cohen 的朋友們來參加我們舉辦的懷念音樂會。
Leonard Cohen的經典名曲將會由幾位當地的音樂家為您演唱。
同時現場也歡迎大家一起跟著大聲唱,也可以打三角鐵、玩箱型鼓、彈吉它等等用各種您喜歡的音樂表演方式來紀念心目中的偶像Leonard Cohen。
現場會提供熱紅酒及湯圓(當天是冬至)。

Wednesday 星期三 December 21 2016
Starts 活動時間 : 19:00 ~ 22:00
Free entrance

Open invite for the poetically & musically inclined to join us for a 5min~10min slot on stage to share!

歡迎大家上台分享詩或音樂,每位有5到10分鐘的時間可以站在舞台上喔!

Guest Musicians/Poets:
Tobie Openshaw
Rose Goossen
Sue DeSimone – Everybody Knows & Tower of Song
Sarah Indiana – Famous Blue Raincoat & You’ve Got Me Singing
Constance Woods

I did my best
it wasn’t much
I couldn’t feel
so I learned to touch
I’ve told the truth
I didn’t come to fool you
And even though
it all went wrong
I’ll stand before
the Lord of Song
with nothing on my tongue
but Hallelujah

Leonard Norman Cohen, was a Canadian singer, songwriter, musician, poet, novelist, and painter.
Leonard Norman Cohen, 一位加拿大歌手,自作詞曲的音樂家、詩人、小說家及畫家

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