The Glenn Gould Foundation has programmed a series of free events in honour of Leonard Cohen, starting Monday, May 7, 2012!
Artworks (May 7-19) - 40 pieces of Leonard Cohen's visual art on exhibit at Allen Lambert Galleria, Brookfield Place
Street Tribute! The Glenn Gould Prize Salutes Leonard Cohen (May 11-12) - Musicians take to the streets to play Leonard Cohen's music all over downtown Toronto . Check it out on Twitter at #leonardstreettribute and upload photos, video, audio here.
Make This Waltz (May 11) - Aspiring singer/songwriters from Dixon Hall and Sketch music programs work with mentors from the Songwriters Association of Canada with a special Bluebird North concert (Private Event)
The Three Lennys (May 12) - The Toronto Jewish Film Festival special feature of three Leonard Cohen films at Bloor Cinema
Tickets still available for Tribute Concert at Massey Hall!
The Glenn Gould Prize Gala Concert in Honour of Leonard Cohen at Massey Hall on Monday, May 14, 2012.
The Tribute Concert is hosted by Colm Feore and features musical performances by Basia Bulat, Adam Cohen, Cowboy Junkies, Jimmie Dale Gilmore, James McMurtry, Gordon Pinsent with Greg Keelor and Travis Good, John Prine, Serena Ryder, and Anjani Thomas. Special guest speakers The Right Honourable Adrienne Clarkson, Alan Rickman, Michael Ondaatje, and Melissa Auf der Maur.
Mr. Cohen will be present to receive his award at this ceremony.
Purchase Gala Concert tickets at Massey Hall
By Phone at 416.872.4255
Online by clicking here
In Person at Roy Thomson Hall Box Office, 60 Simcoe St
Mon-Fri 10am-6pm, Sat 12 noon-5pm