Louis Hayes And The CannonBall Legacy Band At Baalbeck International Festival

Name: Louis Hayes And The CannonBall Legacy Band At Baalbeck International Festival




The Courtyard of the two Temples

Louis Hayes is one of Jazz’s greatest drummers of all time. His story contains a glorious past, a most vibrant present and an everlasting future. At age 18 Louis became a three year member of the legendary Horace Silver Quintet and for the following six years joined the extraordinary Cannonball Adderly Quintet. Besides several years of musical associations with Oscar Peterson and McCoy Tyner, Louis led and co-led a series of groups as with: Dexter Gordon, Freddie Hubbard, and Woody Shaw – to name just a few. Louis recorded and worked with the Greatest in Jazz:  John Coltrane, Sonny Rollins, Thelonious Monk, J.J. Johnson, Sonny Clark, Wes Montgomery, George Benson, Joe Henderson & many others.

Having won numerous awards and participated in almost every major international festival over the years, Louis Hayes finally arrives to Baalbek as Leader of the Cannonball Legacy band which already has several hit albums including the most recent “Maximum Fire Power”. The band features two of today’s greatest stars of Modern Jazz: Vincent Herring on Saxophone & Jeremy Pelt on Trumpet. Also joining the band will be Anthony Wonsey on Piano and Richie Goods on Acoustic Bass.

Tickets are available at all branches of Virgin Megastores and at the entrance of the Baalbeck Acropolis.

Virgin Megastores                                    tel: 01 999666 ext.101

Baalbeck Acropolis tel: 08 370520  /        03 891695

Damascus, JUST 4U – Damasquino Mall   tel: +963 9 5656563

To buy online: www.ticketingboxoffice.com

Ticket Prices: 150.000LL – 105.000LL –75.000LL- 45.000LL

Transport arrangements to Baalbeck are organized with NAKHAL (by pullman). Tel : 01-389 389

The bus transport tickets are available at Virgin Megastores (all branches).

Tel: 01-999666 ext 101

Point of Departure from Greater Beirut:

Nakhal Agency: Sami el Solh Avenue


Departure times between 3:00pm and 5:30pm (last bus)

Cost: Round trip ticket at 15,000L.L per person

N.B: Discounts on ticket group sales are available when purchasing more than 20 tickets:

Between 21 and 50 tickets: 10% discount

Between 51 and 100 tickets: 12.5% discount

Over 100 tickets: 15% discount

Place: Baalbeck

Tel: 01-373 150

Date: 30 July 2011

Time: 8:00 P.M