Fritz Perlberg

Memorial; November 1, 2006

A memorial service took place on the evening of November 1, 2006, in a large, high-ceiling room on a bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Ten people spoke briefly about Fritz Perlberg, and their words were interspersed with video and music that connects with his life.

By clicking on the links below, you can see and hear what took place, as Fritz' best friends gathered to say goodbye, to pay their respects, and to laugh about a full life, well-lived.


Our Circle; Michael North
Kindness; Paul Kennedy
Neil Young: from Rust Never Sleeps
The Best; Larry Lachman
The Grateful Dead: from Infrared Sightings
Close to the Vest; Alan Morelli
Clip from The Conversation, Gene Hackman
Prince of Darkness; Rob Gritz
Clip from The Big Lebowski, John Goodman
Best Friend; Mary Buffett
Bob Marley; Get Up Stand Up
Magical Chutzpah; Stephanie Lallouz
Song: Fritz' Gardener, by Stephanie
Jerry Garcia, live at Shoreline
Future; Frank Catanzaro
Rashomon; David Braun
Clip from Apocalypse Now, Martin Sheen
There was Life: Michael North
Truly Dance: from The Prophet, Kahlil Gibran

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thanks to Alan and Terry Morelli
for their heart and hospitality


video, audio production and post-event guitar: John Modell
editing: Michael North

An audio CD has been made of this memorial; if you would like a copy, please send an email to Michael North.

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