W-08-2019: 10 years ago: 19. Februar 2009, ( In Memory Of An Extra-Concert for Fans). New York City/ New York, USA, The Beacon – Theatre

Extra Concert for the Fans on February 19, 2009

at The Beacon Theatre, New York

 the LEONARD COHEN – 2009 Beacon Theatre – Concert


www.billboard.com wrote on february 20th, 2009:

A long line of disappointed fans waited outside in the blistering February cold hoping for a last minute spare ticket, but those who didn’t make it in (resale value of a single ticket reportedly reached $700) will have a second chance to see Cohen during his North American tour this spring.

  1. The Event

Leonard Cohen played especially for his fans and US media. Later – in April 2009 – his World Tour continued in the USA and Western Canada.

  1. The Band

Leonard Cohen – vocals, acoustic guitar, keyboard

Roscoe Beck – bass, backing vocals, musical director

Sharon Robinson – vocals

Rafael Bernardo Gayol – drums, percussion

Neil Larsen – keyboards, accordion

Javier Mas – laúd, bandurria, guitar

Bob Metzger – guitar, pedal steel guitar, backing vocals

Dino Soldo – saxophone, clarinet, harmonica, keyboard, backing vocals

Charley Webb – backing vocals, guitar

Hattie Webb – backing vocals, harp


  1. The Songs

Set 1: Dance M.T.T.E.O.L./ The Future/ Ain’t N.C.F.L./ Bird On The Wire/ Everybody Knows/ In My Secret Life/ Who By Fire/ Chelsea Hotel #2/ Hey, That´s No Way To Say Goodbye/ Sisters Of Mercy/ Anthem/ Set 2: Tower O.S./ Suzanne/ The Gypsy’s Wife/ The Partisan/ Boogie Street/ Hallelujah/ I’m Your Man/ A Thousand K.D. (poem)/ Take This Waltz/ Encore 1: So Long, Marianne/ F.W.T.M./ Encore 2: Famous Blue Raincoat/ If It Be Your Will/ Democracy/ Encore 3: I Tried To Leave You/ Whither Thou Goest (tutti a cappella)


  1. The Poster

  1. The Extra-Concert for Fans on YOUTUBE

  1. FM Broadcast

7. The Bootleg

8. The last words by Leonard Cohen … at Beacon Theatre 2009