Do you [Anjani and Leonard] sing at home?
We sing his old songs like Sisters Of Mercy or Bird On The Wire. He plays a lot of guitar to keep in practice. There is also a synthesizer around, so I can play spontaneously if I want. And sometimes, when friends come to visit, we sing after dinner.
From Mit Gedächtnisschwund kommt man schon sehr weit by Von Johannes Wächter. Süddeutsche Zeitung Magazin: Issue 17: 2007, an interview with Leonard Cohen & Anjani Thomas about their connection. Quote via Google Translate. Photo by Dominique BOILE.
I am republishing selected posts from my former Leonard Cohen site, Cohencentric, here on AllanShowalter.com (these posts can be found at Leonard Cohen). This entry was originally posted June 28, 2018.