Cohen Call: Performance Poets & Musicians

As part of the 11th Annual Easter Art Show, we are putting together a Tribute to Leonard Cohen’s Body of Work. We are seeking musicians¬†and poets for April 22 at Mahon Hall.

Singer-songwriters-musicians, performance poets, and musicians: help us celebrate Leonard Cohen’s life and art!

Details:

  • Sets 10 minutes each, roughly 8 sets in all
  • Event is part of Easter Art Show, with the theme “body of work”
  • Alternating sets of song and poetry, with each set including both originals and some Cohen work
  • We’ll prepare lyrics for projection so everyone can sing along with the Cohen songs
  • Each singer-songwriter or group, please pick one or two Cohen songs you’d like to sing (see list of suggestions below) along with your own originals
  • Each poet, please pick a Leonard Cohen poem to perform along with our own originals, or select your own works in theme with ‘Body of Work’
  • To close, all performers welcome back on the stage to group lead a singalong of Hallelujah (of course!)
  • Also welcome, singers and musicians who want to help lead a singalong, back up other musicians, or….

If you’d like to participate, please contact Nedjo Rogers, nedjo@islandnet.com or (250) 537-4949 (no calls earlier than 9am or later than 9pm please).

2017-03-09T16:53:17+00:00 Categories: Calls for Artists|0 Comments