Epic Night! Featuring Rufus Wainwright + 1500 Singers sing HALLELUJAH!
It was a magical evening. 1500 singers came to Luminato Festival at the Hearn Generating Station in Toronto. Daveed + Nobu (AKA DaBu) taught them back up par...
Musician Leonard Cohen dies age 82
Legendary singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen has died at the age of 82. CBSN's Elaine Quijano has more on the musician and his influence.
Leonard Cohen
Music video by Leonard Cohen performing Hallelujah. (C) 2009 Sony Music Entertainment.
Leonard Cohen ~ Dance Me To The End Of Love
Tango Scene ~ Al Pacino ~ Scent of a Woman ~ Movie CLIP (1992) Dance me to your beauty with a burning violin Dance me through the panic 'til I'm gathered safely in Lift me like an olive branch and be...
Leonard Cohen - Playlist 2
Shot Saturday, May 12th on Bay Street in Toronto, Canada (it was hard to keep the camera steady as people were trying to get closer to the stage...). Leonard...
Leonard Cohen
Shot Saturday, May 12th on Bay Street in Toronto, Canada (it was hard to keep the camera steady as people were trying to get closer to the stage...). Leonard...
Leonard Cohen - Hallelujah - YouTube
Oct 2, 2009 ... Music video by Leonard Cohen performing Hallelujah. (C) 2009 Sony Music Entertainment.
Leo Kennedy
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David Zieroth
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Gwendolyn MacEwen
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A. M. Klein
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Janice Kulyk Keefer
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George Benson Johnston
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Phyllis Webb
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Milton Acorn
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Bill Gaston
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Margaret Christakos
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Leonard Cohen
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Dorothy Livesay
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Martha Baillie
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Anne Cameron
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Stephanie Bolster
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Lydia Kwa
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Eli Mandel
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Phyllis Gotlieb
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Catherine Hunter
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Hunter received a BA (Hons.) from the University of Winnipeg and an MA and PhD from t...
Peter Blue Cloud
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