The Gershwin Piano Quartet At Baalbeck International Festival

Name: The Gershwin Piano Quartet At Baalbeck International Festival



The Courtyard of the two Temples

The Gershwin Piano Quartet sheds new light on the music of Gershwin. It features four pianists on four concert grand pianos playing, arranging and improvising on some of Gershwin’s most popular songs and orchestral works. Their repertoire also includes important works by Stravinsky, Ravel … thus creating a lively and highly virtuosic concert evening not to be missed.

The program will feature:

Stravinsky: Petrushka-Suite

Granados: La Maya y el Ruisenor

Wirth: Tango-Fugue on a theme by Astor Piazzolla

Wild: Etude no3 on “The Man I Love” – Etude no 6 on “I Got Rhythm”

Ravel: La Valse

Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue – Lady Be Good – I Got Rhythm

Porter: Night n’ Day

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:

Ticket Prices: 180.000LL – 150.000LL – 90.000LL – 60.000LL – 30.000LL

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: 15 July 2011

Time: 8:00 P.M