The MAC and POP Montreal present 5 Leonard Cohen concerts

As part of the current Leonard Cohen – Une brèche en toute chose / A Crack in Everything exhibition at the Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, the MAC will be holding a series of five concerts, focused on five iconic Leonard Cohen albums during the five-month-long exhibition.

Taking place at the intimate Salle Gèsu, the concert series will feature a handful of Montreal’s leading folk, indie, and pop musicians paying homage to the late, great Leonard Cohen. See the full concert series listing below:


November 30, 2017, 8:30 p.m. – I’m Your Man

Little Scream

Martha Wainwright

Thus Owls

December 14, 2017, 8:30 p.m. – New Skin for the Old Ceremony

Pierre Kwenders

Katie Moore

January 18, 2018, 8:30 p.m. – Songs from a Room 

Marie-Pierre Arthur

Laura Sauvage

February 15, 2018, 8:30 p.m. – The Future 

Dear Criminals

Un Blonde

March 28, 2018, 8:30 p.m. – Songs of Leonard Cohen

Cœur De Pirate

Ariane Moffatt

*Other guest artists will be announced closer to the dates of each concert.


The concerts are under the musical direction of: 

Li’l Andy


An orchestra will accompany the guest artists at each concert:

Joe Grass (Patrick Watson band)

Jason Rosenblatt (Shtrieml, founder of the Montreal Jewish Music Festival)

Erika Angell (singer from Thus Owls)

Jamie Thompson (Esmerine and The Unicorns)

Jéremi Roy (Esmerine)

Robbie Kuster (Patrick Watson band)

Josh Toal (The Keylites and Plants & Animals)

Morgan Moore (Blood & Glass and The Barr Brothers)