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article imageRufus Wainwright and longtime partner tie the knot

By Darren Weir     Aug 25, 2012 in Entertainment
Montauk - Canadian singer-songwriter Rufus Wainwright has tied the knot with his longtime partner in a star-studded beach-side ceremony in Long Island, New York. says friends and family gathered on a beach at Montauk, Long Island on Thursday, as Wainwright wed partner Jorn Weisbrodt.
The 39-year old Wainwright and Weisbrodt, artistic director of Toronto's Luminato Festival, were married by friend, artist Justin Vivian Bond as the Salome Chamber Orchestra, David Aron Carpenter and Wainwright's sister Martha Wainwright provided the musical backdrop.
People reports it was a star-studded group of friends who witnessed the ceremony, including; Yoko Ono and Sean Lennon, Lou Reed and Laurie Anderson, and actresses Julianne Moore and Carrie Fisher.
The guests dined on lobster rolls and local corn and danced to music by deejays AndrewAndrew and Mark Ronson.
The couple were engaged in 2010 and have an 18-month old daughter in a parenting partnership with Lorca Cohen, Leonard Cohen's daughter.
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