Tuesday 02 July 2009 At 21:00
A Tribute To Oum Kalsoum
The Egyptian Diva Amal Maher will be accompanied by Selim Sahab and his Orchestra .
The Beiteddine Festival Is proud to present this homage to the greatest Arab Singer of all the time , Kawkab Al sharq . This major event will be highlighted by projections of Oum Kalsoum's life and Egypt's golden era .
Tuesday 09 July 2009 At 20:30
The Living Legend in a memorable Night .
Monday 13 July 2009 Till Wednesday 15 July 2009
A one man show , a humorist and an actor .
One of the most acclaimed French stand-up comedians . Gad was elected "la personnalite' la plus de France " in 2007 .
Saturday July 18 2009 At 20:30
Emir Kusturica And The No Smoking Orchestra
A rock gypsy concer by the internationally acclaimed director and musican Emir Kusturica with The No Smoking Orchestra , Kusturica is winner of 2 Golden Palms Cannes and a Silver Bear in the Berlin film festival .
Wednesday 22 July 2009 At 20:30
Madeleine peyroux confidently walks the line where jazz, country and blues collide - her unigue voice can best be thought of as the billie Holiday of the 1990s .
Saturday 25 July 2009 At 20:30
Gabriel Yared & The Budapest Concert Orchestra
Conducted by Drik Brosse' , soprano : Goëlle Mécholy .
The Lebanese Oscar Winner and composer Gabriel Yared will perform live for the first time , in his home country , his memorable film scores . Projections of some of yared's best movies such as l'Amant and the English patient .
Friday 31 July 2009 At 20:30
Hanine Y Son Cubano
Hanine's amazing voice vehicles the Tarab Tradition mixed with Cuban harmony and rhythm . Beautiful cross-mating of two totally different music worlds .
Sunday 09 August 2009 At 20:30
Accompanied by the Armenian Philharmonic Orchestra and Special Guest Mario Reyes From the Gypsy King's Film .
Recipient of the Armenian Music Awards , Guy Manoukian plays Arabic and Armenian Fusion at its best . His modern contemporary arrangements will make his performance in Beiteddine Festival superb moment .
Wednesday 12 August 2009 At 20:30
The Palestine Youth Orchestra & Marcel Khalife
A Poetic Opera , Ahmad Al Arabi , written by Darwish and composed and performed by Marcel Khalife , soloists Omeyma Al Khalil and Reem Talhami along with a 100 piece orchestra and choir . The concert Celebrates Jerusalem Arab Cultural capital 2009 .
Saturday 15 August 2009
Kadim Al Sahir
Upon popular demand , once more Kadim al Sahir returns to sing Nizar Kabbani's poetry .